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Why I’m Here: Telling the Forest’s Story

January 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Amplifying the stories of our forests and environment is one of the main goals of our new Editorial Intern, Leah. Learn more about her connection to the environment and why she became involved with American Forests.Read More

Forest Digest: January 14, 2018

January 14th, 2018|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The world of forestry is constantly changing. Check out this week’s Forest Digest for news on primeval forest cataloguing, limiting earthquake damage, ‘firehawk raptors’ and more!Read More

Why I Am Here: Protecting My Sanctuary by Preserving Forests

January 10th, 2018|0 Comments

Meet our new Policy Intern, Emily Stringfellow, who brings with her a passion for conservation — and forest bathing! Not to be confused with showering in the woods, forest bathing is the act of mental and physical rejuvenation from walking in the forest. Learn more about Emily's history with her forest sanctuaries.Read More

Forest Digest: January 7, 2018

Get the latest forestry headlines in the first Forest Digest of 2018! You’ll discover how to protect plants from freezing temperatures, the relationship between bees and wildfire and more.Read More

Sacred Roots: Trees in Folklore

January 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

The Vikings believed that the world rested on the branches of a giant ash tree, a Greek myth says there’s an apple grove at the western edge of the world that grants immortality, and there’s a Hungarian folktale about a tree that grows beyond the sky.Read More
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