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Whether it’s breaking news, articles that inform and inspire or stories that take you on an adventure, we don’t want you to miss a beat. So, we’ve created a hub for you to find the latest and the greatest reads.

Loose Leaf Blog

We share unique perspectives on environmental news, issues and lifestyles on our Loose Leaf blog. We are passionate about forests and their connection to our everyday lives and encourage dialogue, discussion and engagement around all things related to the environment!

American Forests’ statement on the appointment of Tony Tooke as Chief of the U.S. Forest Service.

The natural world is always full of surprises. Read more to discover four incredible forest phenomena.

Curious about the largest-known trees in America? The 2017 Champion Trees national register is here!


American Forests Magazine

American Forests has been publishing its magazine since 1895. Filled with beautiful photographs and informative articles highlighting our nation’s forests and trees, American Forests features information for everyone from the environmentally conscious to the outdoor enthusiast. Our feature articles take readers into America’s forests to discover new trails and adventures or to uncover the latest scientific breakthroughs. Other departments include forest policy updates from Washington, D.C.; news briefs addressing current projects and events; and profiles of individuals or organizations who make a difference for forests and trees in their community.


Media Releases

Stay up-to-date on the latest happenings with American Forests, our conservation programs and the partnerships that support our work.