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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.

Revitalizing America’s Oak Populations

November 8th, 2017|Tags: , |

Discover how we are helping restore and revitalize the country's oak tree population through the American Forests Oak Restoration Fund.Read More

Hurricanes and Trees: It’s Complicated

The relationship between trees and storms is a complicated one, but research shows the life-, infrastructure-, and economy-saving importance of cities investing adequately in an urban forestry program. Read More

The Green Locomotive Project

June 7th, 2017|Tags: , |

Our Global ReLeaf program aims to restore and protect forests everywhere through hands-on action around the world. In another installment of our project series with Alcoa Foundation, check out what we’re doing to reduce carbon emissions from bauxite mining in Brazil, in collaboration with the Vitoria Regia Institute! Read More

Restoring the Patoka River

May 17th, 2017|Tags: , |

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

April 26th, 2017|Tags: , , |

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
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