Loose Leaf

The Official Blog of American Forests


9 Popular Children’s Movies with a Conservation Message

April 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Movies and the life messages they contain are formative for children and adolescents. From classics like Bambi and Born Free to modern tales like WALL-E, get the run-down of the go-to conservation movies for you and your family to watch this Earth Month!Read More

Why I’m Here: Fighting for Forests

April 5th, 2017|Tags: |0 Comments

Read how childhood experiences in the forests of the Sierra Nevada Mountains — and the monumental challenges these forests face — have shaped the early career of our newest policy intern, Robyn.Read More

Addressing Challenges to Forests in the Hawaiian Islands

The Hawaiian Islands' spectacularly unique and diverse flora and fauna is under threat, with habitat loss and widespread distribution of nonnative plants and animals wreaking havoc on Hawaiian forests and wildlife, making Hawaiʻi the “extinction capital of the world.” Read More

Announcing our new Wildlands for Wildlife initiative

April 3rd, 2017|Tags: |0 Comments

American Forests is proud to announce our brand new habitat restoration initiative, Wildlands for Wildlife! This program is holistically approaching seven regions across North America, addressing the needs of critical forest ecosystems and their imperiled species. Read Loose Leaf to discover how we plan to restore crucial habitat!Read More

Forest Digest — Week of March 27, 2017

March 31st, 2017|Tags: |0 Comments

In this week's Forest Digest, read about the great impact the Environmental Species Act has had over the years, discover new data about global emissions of greenhouse gases, explore the mysterious Crooked Forest in Poland and learn why we find natural scenes visually appealing and stress-relieving. Read More
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