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December 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Check out some of American Forests staff's favorite blog posts, magazine articles and other stories!Read More

American Forests Urges Congress to Fix Fire Funding

December 21st, 2017|Tags: , |0 Comments

We have a wildfire funding problem on our hands and have working with our conservation partners to advocate for change on The Hill. Read the letter American Forests and partners sent to leaders in Congress urging them to fix wildfire funding.Read More

Picking Pocket Forests

December 20th, 2017|Tags: , , |0 Comments

American Forests and Alcoa Foundation are planting "pocket forests": micro-regions of native trees integrated into the urban environment.Read More

Forest Digest: December 17, 2017

Find out the latest in forest news in this week's Forest Digest!

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Forest Digest: December 10, 2017

December 10th, 2017|0 Comments

The U.S. Forest Service tests the effects of freezing temperatures on trees by creating DIY “ice storms,” forests in the Sierra Nevada receive vital minerals from intercontinental dust storms and the National Institute of Standards and Technology shows how quickly an unwatered Christmas tree can catch fire — all in this week’s Forest Digest!Read More
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