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Nooksack is Back: Restoring Riparian Habitats

The salmon of Washington State are in dire straits, so American Forests and the Alcoa Foundation are taking a stand for clean and healthy stream environments by planting riparian habitat in Whatcom County. Learn more about our partnership and newest project here!Read More

Hidden Pasts of Our National Forests

June 27th, 2017|Tags: , |1 Comment

Ever wonder why a mountain has a particular shape or how the stripes and layers of a certain rock came to be? All the answers lie in the history of plate tectonics and geologic forces that shaped the Earth’s surface long ago. Check out the stories of how these 3 national parks formed!Read More

Forest Digest — Week of June 19, 2017

Pennsylvania environmentalists celebrate a policy-related victory, European countries attempt to cover their carbon tracks, and a bold Massachusetts resident “puts his money where his mouth is” in order to fight climate change. Dive into all this and more in this week’s Forest Digest!Read More

Shirin-Yoku: Why Forest Bathing Became a Global Health Phenomenon

June 22nd, 2017|Tags: , , |0 Comments

No, forest bathing does not involve a bathtub in the woods! What exactly is it, then, and why is it emerging as the newest health and wellness trend? Read more to find out.Read More

Perfect Playlist for a Summer Spent Outside

June 21st, 2017|Tags: |0 Comments

Having a picnic anytime soon? Enjoy music? Well, you're in luck: the American Forests Picnic Playlist is here for your next stellar summer afternoonRead More
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