Want to learn more about laws that protect Idaho forests?

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Click the links below to learn even more about the wildlife habitat and forest management from state, local and national entities.

Read the 2018 Idaho Forest Practices Act Year-End Report from the Department of Lands 

Review Idaho Department of Lands’ Forest Practice Rules Guidance pertaining to the Idaho Forest Practices Act. 

Read the State of Idaho Department of Environmental Quality’s report “Idaho 2016 Interagency Forest Practices Water Quality Audit”

Read the Idaho Department of Lands 2017 Idaho forest practices act year-end report

Read Idaho Forestry Best Management Practices Field Guide: Using BMPs to Protect Water Quality

Download Rules to Live by about Oregon’s Forest Practices

Read Forestry for Idaho Best Management Practices

Learn about Idaho Fish and Wildlife Office partnership opportunities for private landowners

Read the list of threatened and endangered species in Idaho

Read about rules in Idaho relating to streamside tree retention

Find “Forester Forums” – short informational publications on forest management, fire management, insects and disease and forest practices from the Idaho Department of Lands

What is the National Environmental Policy Act?  Find out here.

Search documents in the Federal Registry relating to Idaho forests

Read a study from the USDA about the factors that influence the USFS decisions about the National Environmental Policy Act