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Thanksgiving Treets: Pears

November 15th, 2017|Tags: |0 Comments

Time for another Thanksgiving Treet! While you enjoy this recipe of pears poached in spiced red wine, learn about their millennia-old history of cultivation, different varieties and why they’re called a false fruit!Read More

Thanksgiving Treets: Almonds

November 14th, 2017|Tags: |0 Comments

For this Thanksgiving Treets post, learn about the history and context of the almond tree, and enjoy this simple recipe for pan-roasted green beans sprinkled with almonds to give it just a little bit of crunch!Read More

Thanksgiving Treets: Apples

November 13th, 2017|Tags: |0 Comments

This week, American Forests will be publishing Thanksgiving Treets, a five part series featuring potential recipes to cook for the upcoming feast, as well as some context about the trees they highlight. First up, wine-marinated apples!Read More

Forest Digest: November 12, 2017

Ancient Antarctic forest fossils, measuring forestry loss and growth through radar satellite imagery and artificial intelligence, and record tree mortality in Yosemite National Park, all in this week’s Forest Digest.Read More

Creating Community Forest Canopies

This year, American Forests will be working with Tree Pittsburgh to plant 2,000 trees over the course of 3 years — a result of our partnership with Alcoa Foundation.Read More
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