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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

Revitalizing America’s Oak Populations

November 8th, 2017|Tags: , |0 Comments

Discover how we are helping restore and revitalize the country's oak tree population through the American Forests Oak Restoration Fund.Read More

Forest Digest: November 5, 2017

November 5th, 2017|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Ancient horses may have survived thanks to forests, researchers track deforestation and Ebola outbreaks, and Brazil floats a proposal to reward landowners that preserve rainforests. Check it out in this week’s Forest Digest!Read More

Creatures in Costumes: Nature’s Halloween

October 31st, 2017|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Can’t think of a Halloween costume? Be inspired by a caterpillar who looks like a snake, a gecko disguising itself as a branch or a crab which wears seaweed and anemones!Read More

Forests in Focus 2017: And the Winners Are…

October 30th, 2017|Tags: |0 Comments

Announcing the winners of our 2017 Forests in Focus Photo Contest! Congratulations to our winners. These talented photographers all submitted gorgeous photos and made it very hard to narrow it down for each category. Every photo is unique in its own way – see them all now.Read More
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