Society of American Foresters

Northwest Regions


Secretary Perdue Announces Tony Tooke as New Forest Service Chief

(Washington, D.C., August 21, 2017) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced Tony Tooke will serve as the new Chief of the U.S. Forest Service. Tooke has worked for the Forest Service since age 18 and currently is the Regional Forester for the Southern Region. Following the announcement, Secretary Perdue issued this statement:

OFRI Forest Carnivore Workshop

The Oregon Forest Resources Institute invites you to the Fall Forest carnivore workshop! 
This upcoming workshop for forest landowners and managers will feature wildlife experts 
discussing Oregon forest carnivores, with an emphasis on fishers, martens and foxes. 
The free one-day workshop, "Forest Carnivores and their Habitats: A Focus on Fisher, 
Marten and Fox," will take place 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Oct. 19 at the