Forest Service to discuss PNW wildfire risks in virtual forum


The Pacific Northwest region of the U.S. Forest Service will host a virtual community forum from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 16.

Regional Forester, Glenn Casamassa, will discuss the service's current and future efforts to reduce wildfire risks to communities and improve forest health. American Sign Language interpreters will be available during the event.

The event will be available for the public to attend online at

To read about the service’s ongoing wildfire crisis strategies, visit