Connect People to the Outdoors
Summer kicks off this month and is a great time to highlight Strategic Objective F: “Connect People to the Outdoors.” In addition, the Forest Service is one of 99 federal agencies partnering together for the 9th annual “National Get Outdoors Day” this month to encourage healthy, active outdoor fun at national forests and grasslands.
Did You Know?
- The Nation’s forests and grasslands provide opportunity for people to connect with the outdoors
- Connecting with the outdoors and nature enhances people’s quality of life
- The Nation’s forests and grasslands provide meaningful outdoor experiences for people of different ages, backgrounds, and abilities
- The Forest Service is committed to providing sustainable outdoor opportunities while minimizing the impacts of use on the land