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Want to plant billions of trees? Invest in nurseries first.

    March 1st, 2021|Categories: AF News, Blog, Climate, Media Release, Policy, Stories|

    As governments, companies and others gear up for mass reforestation, a big question remains: Where exactly will we get billions of seedlings?Read More

    New Study: U.S. Needs to Double Nursery Production

      February 28th, 2021|Categories: AF News, Climate, Media Release, Policy|

      A new study shows the promise of increased nursery output as a way to fight climate change, create jobs, and recover from uncharacteristically severe wildfires.Read More

      American Forests Awards First Tree Planting for Climate Resilience and Human Health Grant to Rhode Island Health Equity Zone

        February 9th, 2021|Categories: AF News, Media Release, Social Equity, Urban Forestry|

        The Pawtucket and Central Falls Health Equity Zone in Rhode Island has been awarded a $100,000 Tree Planting for Climate Resilience and Human Health grant to expand tree cover in neighborhoods that do not have enough trees.Read More

        A New Tool Will Simplify Reforestation Planning

          There is an almost complete absence of young white oaks in woodlands along the East Coast. The new Reforestation Hub tool can help inform strategies to bring back white oaks and other types of declining forest habitat.Read More

          New Tool: Most Comprehensive Analysis Yet of Reforestation Potential in the United States

            February 9th, 2021|Categories: AF News, Climate, Media Release, Restore Forest Landscapes, Stories|

            The Reforestation Hub, an interactive mapping tool, identifies up to 133 million acres of formerly forested lands in the United States that could be reforested to boost carbon storage.
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