Explore the profound and personal relationship between one of America’s greatest writers, Henry David Thoreau, and trees. Go on a big tree hunting narrative adventure through the forests of Colorado. And, get to know some of the most adorable, and hardworking, conservationists — dogs — and how they’re impacting conservation efforts.
Plus, discover new innovations in the field of urban forestry, hear how one professor hopes to change the way people view forest management and behold an absolutely breathtaking image that captures the beauty of nature.
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Urban forestry’s next era will focus on deeply engaging other disciplines and American Forests is taking a leading role.
An adventure through the forests of Colorado to seek towering big tree champions.
How a group of smart, hardworking dogs are sniffing their way to the frontlines of conservation.
The profound impact forests had on one of America’s greatest authors and his writing.
Richard Pouyat shares why he dreamed of working for the Forest Service and his admiration for Mr. Spock.
Gorgeous photography from Jason Liske.