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Check out our collection of stories highlighting the work we do, the partners who make it possible and the impact our efforts have had on ecosystems, wildlife and people throughout the United States and across the world.

Restoring the Patoka River

May 17th, 2017|Tags: , |0 Comments

The Patoka River National Wildlife Refuge is an important habitat for many endangered species, from migratory birds to marbled salamanders. Together with the Alcoa Foundation and the Friends of the Refuge, we are restoring this habitat to its natural splendor.Read More

Exciting Announcements on Our Partnership with Alcoa Foundation

American Forests and Alcoa Foundation announce a new, three-year partnership and the line-up of 2017 restoration projects in locations across the globe.Read More

Restoring Colorado’s Green Tunnel

Invasive species and devastating wildfires have threatened to destroy the view from a scenic byway, rare wildlife habitat and an entire town, but American Forests has worked to restore the forest ecosystem and create safe wildfire barriers for the town. Read More

Replanting Giants on Mount Adams

Mount Adams looms over the White Salmon Wild and Scenic River, where its alpine forest feeds the headwaters of the cold, swift current. Find out how American Forests has partnered to replant the areas damaged by wildfire.Read More

Home for the Holidays: The Grizzy Bear and Its Whitebark Pine Home

  • Grizzly Bear
Is there a more iconic animal of the West Coast than the grizzly bear? Once the dominant predator of the Sierra Nevada and Rocky Mountains, now only 1,500 grizzlies remain in the lower 48 states. Their natural habitat is under attack from pine beetles and blister rust. Our Home for the Holidays initiative is helping restore their habitat.Read More
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