Fort Valley E.F.
Related Links
Contact Information

W. Keith Moser
Scientist in Charge
Southwest Forest Science Complex
2500 S. Pine Knoll Rd.
Flagstaff, Arizona USA 86001
(928) 556-2046

web steward

About Fort Valley Experimental Forest

Fort Valley News and Highlights

Historic Photographs

Below are a few examples from over 4000 Fort Valley related images in our image library.

This series of repeat photos shows the changes to the forest. Photos from 1909, 1941, 1949. Note the regeneration of seedlings.
1909 picture of site
1941 picture of site
1941 picture of site

Ranger training camp. 1913
ranger training camp

Fort Valley scientists leaving tool shack for work. 1913.
Krauch, Talbot, and Forbes leaving shack for work


Fort Valley Experimental Forest is located in Northern Arizona, USA. The Experimental Forest consists of four disjunct units located within the Coconino National Forest. You can click on the map below (opens in virtual globe software) to explore the Experimental Forest.

link to virtual earth map


Approximate average for period of record
Precipitation22 in. per year
Snowfall80 in. per year
Extremes as of 09/07/2009
Warmest98°FJuly 5, 1985
Coldest-37°FJanuary 12, 1963
Wettest Day4.0 in.August 24, 2006

Visit the Fort Valley data page for more meterological data (1909 to present).