Indiana's Forests
Are Your Forests!

- Enjoyment for Hoosiers
- Habitat for Indiana’s biodiversity
- Carbon Sequestration for the future

We Protect
Indiana’s Forests

Be part of IFA’s engaged team of Hoosiers who love Indiana’s wild places. We are hikers, nature enthusiasts, horseback riders, hunters, volunteers, mountain bikers, scientists, and more. IFA is the only statewide organization dedicated exclusively to protecting Indiana’s forests. Find out more!


Upcoming event

September 20th 6:00 pm – FARMbloomington.

Learn more and purchase tickets.

Join IFA's Campaign to Protect Hoosier National Forest

Attend IFA Events!

If you know anything about IFA, it’s that we work hard! But we also know how to have fun. Check out our latest events.

Take a Hike!

How can you protect something you don’t know? Visit a nearby forest and discover our favorite hikes. Bottom line? Get outside!

Go Carbon Neutral!

Become carbon neutral with IFA’s Carbon Neutral Indiana project. Learn about the project and measure your footprint today.

Facts About Indiana's State and National Forests

Indiana is home to 158,019.3 acres of state forests and 203,000 acres of national forest.
Within these forests, you can hike, mountain bike, camp, ride horses, watch birds, and so much more!


State Forests scattered across Indiana


Organization committed to Indiana’s forests

10,000 +

Hoosiers protecting Indiana’s forests

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