Loose Leaf

The Official Blog of American Forests


5 Benefits of Having Indoor Plants

March 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Plants have long been a popular choice for home décor, but they have far more to offer! Learn how adding plants to indoor spaces can help you maintain your health. Read More

Trail Focus: The Matt Davis Trail, Mt. Tamalpais, California

March 29th, 2017|Tags: |0 Comments

Our communications intern, Doyle Irvin, writes about his favorite hike in Marin County, Calif. The Matt Davis trail is an incredible day for all ages and abilities, traversing many different ecosystems and possessing many awe-inspiring vistas. Beautiful photography inside!Read More

The President’s Skinny Budget Cuts Below the Belt

March 28th, 2017|Tags: , |0 Comments

The President’s proposed budget would have massive ramifications for many of the things we hold dear, like the air we breathe and the water we drink. Just how skinny is his budget? What will the long-term consequences be for the American landscape? Austin Bosworth is here to explain.Read More

Fashion & Food: A Guide to Forest-Friendly Shopping

  • Palm oil plantation deforestation

March 23rd, 2017|Tags: |0 Comments

With today’s barrage of green marketing, it can be difficult to know if your purchases are actually sustainable or not. Use this guide as a first step towards avoiding products that directly stem from deforestation and environmentally degrading practices, while instead supporting products that are better for you and forests.Read More

Spring Landscaping Tips: Plant a Forest, Lower Your Bills

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

Spring is here, and it's time to begin planning your spring landscaping and gardening projects. If you’re passionate about increasing forests, decreasing your carbon footprint and saving money, these tips are for you!
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