Forest-Climate Working Group
The Forest-Climate Working Group (FCWG) is a broad and diverse coalition of forest stakeholder organizations working to develop consensus recommendations and information for federal and state policies that involve forests and climate change. American Forests is the co-chair and convener of the FCWG, having been a member since its inception.
Sustainable Urban Forest Coalition
SUFC is an assembly of national organizations working to advance a unified urban forest agenda for our nation’s communities. American Forests is a founding member and sits on the steering committee, as well as being the chair of the Policy Working Group since 2010.
Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Coalition
CFLR Coalition ensures the success and effectiveness of the U.S. Forest Service CFLR program that encourages collaborative, science-based ecosystem restoration of priority forest landscapes. It was created in 2009 to promote forest health, reliable wood supply, job stability,and reduce emergency wildfire costs and risks. American Forests is a founding member and sits on the steering committee.
Forests in the Farm Bill Coalition
FIFB Coalition comprises of more than 100 organizations, landowners, academics, professional association that all believe Congress and the Administration must work to ensure that the Farm Bill provides the necessary resources to support the healthy management and conservation of America’s private and family-owned forests that provide a multitude of public benefits. American Forests has been a member since the beginning of the coalition.
Outdoor Alliance for Kids
OAK is a national strategic partnership of organizations from diverse sectors with a common interest in connecting children, youth and families with the outdoors. American Forests is a member and sits on the National Policy Action Team.