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Restore America’s Large Forest Landscapes

New and existing threats are changing America’s forests rapidly. Deforestation — whether from severe wildfire or suburban sprawl — is one of the biggest dangers to our forests. Join us in conserving the forests we already have and restoring damaged forests to a healthy state.

Our Forest Restoration Work
Featured Region: California

Tree Equity In America’s Cities

The inequitable distribution of trees in cities exacerbates social inequities. You can help us develop and bring to life plans for planting and caring for city trees — in the city neighborhoods that need trees the most. We call this creating Tree Equity.

Our Tree Equity Work
Featured City: Detroit

Build Bipartisan Support for Forests

There is more bipartisan support for forests at the federal, state and local levels than there has been in years. We’ve got the experience, connections and convening power to help make that happen. Learn how you can get involved.

Our Forest Policy Program

Build Bipartisan Support for Forests

There is more bipartisan support for forests at the federal, state and local levels than there has been in years. We’ve got the experience, connections and convening power to help make that happen. Learn how you can get involved.

Our Forest Policy Program

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WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS

Locate, measure, and nominate the largest trees you can find to American Forests’ National Register of Champion Trees. Strike out on your own or take friends with you.

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WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS

Locate, measure and nominate the largest trees you can find to American Forests’ National Register of Champion Trees. Strike out on your own or take friends with you.

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Where We Work

Check out the cities (light green icons) and large landscapes (dark green icons) across the country where we currently work. Learn what we are doing, who we are working with and and why the projects matter.

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