Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest

Forest Poll
1:04 pm
Fri September 27, 2013

Poll shows Americans love their forests – and are willing to pay for them

Blodgett Canyon trail, Bitterroot National Forest
Credit Sally Mauk

Americans love their national forests.

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Rainbow Family
3:30 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

Breaking down the cleanup and cost of the Rainbow Family Gathering

Revelers gather around 'Kid Village,' one of the Rainbow Family gathering's kitchen tents, last week
Credit Dan Boyce

Activity at the site of this year’s Rainbow Family Gathering is continuing to wind down this week as a small team of revelers stays behind to cleanup and county and state officials tally up the costs.

Beaverhead Deerlodge National Forest District Ranger Russ Riebe predicted there were still about two-thousand people at the site near Jackson, Montana, down from a high of about 9700 people on the fourth of July.

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bark beetle insecticide spraying
2:27 pm
Wed June 5, 2013

Beaverhead-Deerlodge NF bark beetles not invited to the picnic

Spraying
Credit Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest

As we recently told you, the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest will soon begin applying insecticides in popular recreation areas.

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