en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Forest_Service

The United States Forest Service (USFS) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture ... In 1876, Congress formed the office of Special Agent in the Department of ... As the lead federal agency in natural resource conservation, the US Forest Service .... LEOs also enforce some or all state laws on National Forest Lands.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_legislation_governing_the_United_States_Forest_Service

A number of federal statutes govern the United States Forest Service: Forest Service Organic ... The act does not affect the jurisdiction or responsibilities of the States, the use or administration of the mineral ... Establishes national priorities for private forest conservation, a community forest and open space conservation  ...

climatecasechart.com/case/conservation-congress-v-us-forest-service

Conservation Congress v. U.S. Forest Service ... Description: Challenge to timber sale project in Mendocino National Forest that allegedly threatened Northern ...

www.fs.fed.us/about-agency/regulations-policies/laws-regulations

Chapter 2: National Forests; Chapter 3: Restoration management; Chapter 4: Protection of Timber; Chapter 3: Forests, Forest Service, Restoration, ... Congress found that public interest is served when the Forest Service, USDA and other ... Rule: The National Forest Management Act of 1976 requires every national forest or ...

directives.sc.egov.usda.gov/40973.wba

Agriculture (USDA), Forest Service (FS) and the USDA, Natural Resources ... The purpose of this MOU is to promote the mutual conservation goals of the FS and ... and authorizing roads under the jurisdiction of the FS (National Forest System or .... delegate to Congress may benefit from this MOU, either directly or indirectly.

www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/stelprdb5346156.pdf

The Forest Service, an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture ... national forests for multiple uses of renewable resources such as ... byway, or fishing in a great trout stream, to mention just a few. ... share and enjoy the forests, while conserving the environment for ... a budget to submit to Congress, provides information.

www.fao.org/docrep/010/ai412e/AI412E06.htm

The rationale for public land reservation in 1900 was watershed protection and timber ... The Forest Service, established under the United States Department of .... or other values could be designated by Congress into national systems, often  ...

sites.northwestern.edu/lawreligion/files/2017/06/NavajoNation_vs_USFS-2008-11ttcdj.pdf

et seq., and the National Historic Preservation Act (“NHPA”),. 16 U.S.C. §§ 470 ... The Defendants-Appellees are the United States Forest Service; Nora. Rasure, the ..... [2] Congress found that in Smith, the “Supreme Court virtu- ally eliminated  ...

fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R44267.pdf

Dec 16, 2016 ... Congress also could give federal agencies authority to delegate or .... Service ( NPS) in the Department of the Interior (DOI), and the Forest Service (FS) in the ... NPS manages 80 million acres in diverse units to conserve lands ...