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Fall 2018

Fall 2018 CoverExplore the ecological and economic importance of American white oak and why conserving the species is so critical. Dive into the evolution of forest carbon measurement and the uncertain future it faces. And, discover the rich forest region of northern Idaho, the heart of the Clearwater Mountains.

Plus, learn how American Forests is adapting restoration strategies to meet climate challenges.

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Features

  • Notes of Oak

    Explore the ecological and economic importance of American white oak and why conserving the species is so critical.
  • Eyes in the Sky

    How LiDAR maps forests' role in slowing climate change.
  • Clearwater Country

    Discover the rich forest region of northern Idaho, the heart of the Clearwater Mountains.
  • Resiliency Now

    How American Forests is adapting restoration strategies to meet climate challenges.


  • Web Exclusive

  • Web Exclusive: Barrel Flavor Profiles

    Want to learn how barrel flavor profiles are created? Read our web exclusive featuring ISCO's director of spirit research and innovation.
  • Web Exclusive: Jim Beam and Beam Suntory

    Learn why sustainability and white oak conservation are important to Jim Beam and Beam Suntory.


  • Departments

  • Offshoots: Taking American Forests Back to the Future

    A word from our President & CEO.
  • Earthkeepers: Uniting for the Land

    Learn how Robert Bonnie has dedicated his career in conservation to helping connect the relationship between people and land.
  • Project Showcase: Managing Our Forests for Soil Carbon

    Read about our work protecting and enhancing soil carbon storage.
  • Project Showcase: A River’s Forward Progress in Indiana

    Learn about our efforts reforesting land bordering the Patoka River in Indiana to provide habitat for nesting birds.
  • Partner Profile: Eddie Bauer

    Learn about our partnership with Eddie Bauer and their recent #WhyIHike campaign.
  • Donor Profile: Daniel Hochman

    Discover how a city kid found a passion for protecting and restoring America’s forests.
  • From the Field: Vancouver

    Follow what we’ve been up to in the field in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
  • From the Field: Los Angeles

    Follow what we’ve been up to in the field in Los Angeles.
  • Action Center: Keeping the Endangered Species Act Strong

    How proposed changes to the Endangered Species Act could threaten its successful protection of endangered wildlife and plant species.
  • Last Look: Naomi Fortino

    Beautiful photography from Naomi Fortino
  • October 1st, 2018|