Alabama Forestry Association (AFA) is dedicated to the protection and proper management of Alabama's valuable timber resources.
American Chestnut Foundation (TACF) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization funded primarily by 5,000 American and International members. Our goal is to restore the American chestnut tree to its native forests through a scientific research and breeding program developed by TACF's founders.
American Chestnut Foundation, District 7,NY Chapter - Objectives: - Support National Organization and State Chapter Research on Blight resistance; Maintain a plantation containing genetic collections of state and nearby regional genome at the NYS DEC Rogers Environmental Center at Sherburne,NY; Identify, characterize and propagate remaining bearing trees plus record keeping.
American Conifer Society (ACS) The purposes of the American Conifer Society are the development, conservation, and propagation of conifers, with an emphasis on those that are dwarf or unusual, standardization of nomenclature, and education of the public.
American Forest Foundation - Promoting Active Stewardship of Our Natural Resources Programs that work. Professionals who commit. Volunteers who care. Ideas that matter. Together, these are the ingredients that shape the vigorous growth of the American Forest Foundation.
American Forests is the nation's oldest nonprofit citizens conservation organization. The organization's vigorous advocacy helped create the conservation movement and public lands system in the United States. We are seen as a trusted voice on forest policy issues.
American Forests Historic Tree Nursery American Forests is the oldest citizens' nonprofit conservation organization. The Historic Tree Nursery collects seeds and cuttings of famous and historic trees from National Parks, National Monuments and Historic sites, and raises the first-generation offspring. Proceeds go to support American Forests' reforestation efforts worldwide.
American Tree Farm System - our mission is: to promote the growing of renewable forest resources on private lands while protecting environmental benefits and increasing public understanding of all benefits of productive forestry.
California Urban Forests Council is the nation's oldest Urban Forest Council. Its mission is to promote an ecosystem approach to the management of California's Urban Forests through education, advocacy and networking.
Center for Integrated Natural Resources and Agricultural Management is a partner based organization that catalyzes the development and adoption of integrated land use systems. CINRAM links the expertise of the University of Minnesota with the experience and insights of people and organizations who work with, and have an understanding of, opportunities and issues across the landscape.
Connecticut Urban Forest Council, Inc. is a statewide organization composed of representatives from Connecticut environmental organizations, state agencies, universities, research institutions, corporations, professional communities and citizen tree groups. Its purpose is to provide advice, assistance, education, information and support to urban and community forestry professionals, associated professionals, municipal, state and corporate leaders, and volunteers.
Cradle of Forestry will make available to this and future generations the birthplace of forestry and forestry education in America and will promote, demonstrate, and stimulate interest in and knowledge of the sustainable management of America's forest lands for the multiple benefits.
Earthwatch Institute - Catalog of volunteer opportunities on field research expeditions with leading field research institute. The site includes information about forest-based expeditions on six continents. Topics include forest resource and wildlife surveys, habitat assessment, forest ecology, forest health, and watershed management studies. 7-15 day expeditions are ideal for students and professionals alike.
Ecoforestry Institute Society is dedicated to promoting ecologically, socially and economically responsible forest use that maintains and restores the complexity and diversity of our forests.
Forest History Society links the past to the future by identifying, collecting, preserving, interpreting, and disseminating information on the history of interactions between people, forests, and their related resources - timber, water, soil, forage, fish and wildlife, recreation, and scenic or spiritual values. The focus is from a North American perspective within a global context.
Forest Landowners Association - National non-profit association dedicated to supporting non-industrial private forest landowners' responsible management of their private property through advocacy, information, and education. We represent over 10,000 landowners and outdoor enthusiasts in Washington D.C. on issues that affect them and their private property.
Forest Resources Association - Information on FRA programs supporting safe, efficient, and sustainable forest operations.
The Forest Guild An organization of professional foresters and others who promote ecologically, economically, and socially responsible forestry as a means of sustaining the integrity of forest ecosystems and the human communities dependent upon them.
Forest Stewardship Council was founded in 1993 by a diverse group of representatives from environmental and conservation groups, the timber industry, the forestry profession, indigenous peoples' organizations, community forestry groups and forest product certification organizations from 25 countries.
Founded in 1989, the Hardwood Forest Foundation, a 501c3 organization, is active in a variety of educational programs and activities throughout the United States and Canada. Since its creation, NHLA has supported its efforts and hosted its office in the NHLA headquarters, located in Memphis.
Idaho Forest Owners Association - An alliance of forest landowners dedicated to the management, use and protection of private forest resources in Idaho
Intertribal Timber Council (ITC) is a nonprofit nation-wide consortium of Indian Tribes, Alaska Native Corporations, and individuals dedicated to improving the management of natural resources of importance to Native American communities. The ITC works cooperatively with the Bureau of Indian Affairs, private industry, and academia to explore issues and identify practical strategies and initiatives to promote social, economic and ecological values while protecting and utilizing forests, soil, water, and wildlife. Over 60 tribes and Alaska Native Corporations currently belong to the ITC.
Montana Wilderness Association - Founded in 1958, the Montana Wilderness Association is the state's oldest, largest, and most active Wilderness organization. The Montana Wilderness Association works with the public, the media, and with local, state, and national officials to protect Montana's wildlands and outdoor traditions.
National Arbor Day Foundation - Leadership in urban & community forestry, tree planting & care, environmental education, nature education for children, conferences & seminars, conservation & agroforestry, forest stewardship, celebrating Arbor Day and Arbor Day Farm. Sponsor of Tree City USA® program in cooperation with the USDA Forest Service and the National Association of State Foresters, providing direction, technical assistance, public attention, and national recognition for urban and community forestry programs in over 3100 towns and cities serving more than 93 million Americans.
National 4-H Forestry Invitational is the national championship of 4-H forestry. Each year, since 1980, teams of 4-H Foresters have come to Jackson's Mill State 4-H Conference Center at Weston, WV, to meet, compete, and have fun.
National Forest Foundation was created by Congress as the official nonprofit of the U.S. Forest Service. Our mission is to help care for the Nation's forests and build a better future for America.
National Tree Trust was established in 1990 to mobilize volunteer groups, promote public awareness of trees and their benefits, provide grants, and unite civic and corporate institutions in support of local tree planting and education projects throughout the United States.
National Urban and Community Forestry Advisory Council is an organization that supports education, projects, and groups related to urban and community forestry. We seek to establish sustainable urban forests for all communities.
National Woodland Owners Association understands, assists, and joins together people who are stewards of wooded lands and care deeply about the future of forests, forestry and land use.
New York Forest Owners Association - is a not-for-profit organization promoting stewardship of private forests. Through local chapters and statewide activities, NYFOA helps woodland owners become responsible stewards and interested publics to appreciate the importance of New York's forests.
Oregon Forest Industries Council - The Oregon Forest Industries Council (OFIC) is a trade association representing more than 50 Oregon forestland owners and forest products manufacturing-related firms. Its members own more than 90% of Oregon's industrial forestland base. OFIC coordinates advocacy on behalf of its members to: (1) maintain a positive, stable business operating environment for Oregon's forest products community and encourage long-term investments in healthy forests, (2) ensure a reliable timber supply from Oregon's public and private forestlands, and (3) promote stewardship and sustainable management to maintain productivity and protect environmental values on all of Oregon's forestlands.
Oregon Small Woodlands Association - OSWA is an organization of family woodland owners. It is dedicated to the protection, management, use, and enhancement of oregon\'s forest resources.
The Pacific Forest Trust (PFT), works with landowners, forest managers, public agencies, local communities, and others to sustain private forestlands for the wealth of public benefits they provide. Our efforts to increase awareness of the threats to America's private forests, encourage innovations in stewardship forestry via education and research, and promote incentives for long-term forest stewardship and conservation via policy reforms are aimed at forest stakeholders nationwide. In our role as a specialized land trust for working forestlands, PFT's primary focus is on direct conservation in California, Oregon and Washington.
The Smartwood Network reduces the negative impacts of commercial forestry by awarding its seal of approval to responsible forest managers who market their certified products to a growing number of environmentally conscious consumers.
Sustainable Forestry Initiative, Inc. - The SFI program is a forest and paper certification program. The SFI program calls on participants to practice a land stewardship ethic that combines the perpetual growing and harvesting of trees with the long-term protection of wildlife, plants, soil and water quality. The SFI program provides the assurance that the wood and paper products you buy come from sustainable, well managed forests.
The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) of Pennsylvania is a voluntary, industry-driven effort developed to ensure that future generations will have the same abundant, healthy, and productive resources we enjoy today. Created in 1995 by the American Forest and Paper Association (the national trade organization representing the United States forest products industry), SFI is a program of comprehensive forestry and conservation practices.
Sustainable Forestry Partnership The Sustainable Forestry Partnership's mission is to document and promote innovation in sustainable forestry and integrate this innovation broadly into both policy and practice.
Temperate Forest Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt, non-profit, public charity. The Foundation provides leadership by articulating the current realities, and a positive inspiring vision of the future. Through public education the Foundation helps people move toward the positive vision of living sustainably, with the successful integration of economic, ecological, and social needs.
Tennessee Urban Forestry Council, established in 1991, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to public awareness, understanding and improving Tennessee's urban forests. The Council serves as a resource, catalyst and liaison concerning urban forestry issues within the state, region and nation.
Texas Urban Forestry Council is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that serves as a forum for networking, education and advocacy for those interested in impacting the community forests of Texas. We are the only statewide nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering cooler, greener Texas communities.
Tree Line Connection was developed to bring together the various groups and individuals who participate in the profession of utility vegetation management, utility arboriculture and utility forestry.
Tree Link was created to provide information, research, and networking for people working in urban and community forestry. For the researcher, the arborist, the community group leader, the volunteer-our purpose is to inform, educate, and inspire.
Urban Forestry Ecosystems Institute We are based in the College of Agriculture California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo, California. UFEI was developed by the Natural Resources Management Department faculty to address the increasing need for improved management of the urban forests in California.
Virginia Urban Forest Council Join citizen members of tree boards and commissions, elected officials, urban foresters and arborists, landscape architects, builders, developers, and planners desiring to enhance and protect Virginias urban forest. National experts and local leaders will facilitate this discussion identifying issues and exploring potential solutions that will fit within Virginias unique governing laws.
Washington Forest Protection Association (WFPA) was founded in 1908 to protect private forestland from wildfire. Our mission has evolved over the years as we continue to learn from science and address emerging issues. Many of the member companies that originally formed our association in 1908 are still members of WFPA. We are an association of private, commercial forest landowners.
Wildlands Project sponsored by the Citizens with Common Sense a vision of an ecologically healthy North Americawith adequate habitat for all native species, containing vibrant natural and human communities. Through the quarterly journal Wild Earth, other publications, and advocacy, Wild Earth works to foster a culture of conservation, helping to communicate and shape the latest thinking in conservation science, philosophy, politics, and activism.
Wildland Firefighter Magazine is published monthly by North American Wildfire, Ltd. of Salem, Oregon. Your subscription will bring you comprehensive fire line news, info about jobs, wildland/urban interface fire fighting, fitness and nutrition, equipment reviews, air ops, strike teams, hotshot crews, smokejumping, contract crews, book reviews...and much more.
The Woodland Owners Association of West Virginia, Inc., (WOA) is a nonprofit membership organization started and continues to be operated exclusively by independent West Virginia woodland owners. The association is open to anyone interested in improving privately owned West Virginia forest land. WOA's primary goal is to help West Virginia forest landowners attain the best returns from their woodland ownership and maintain a healthy, productive and beautiful forest. We are achieving this goal through:education, lobbying, cooperation, communication, and assistance.
World Forestry Center Museum and institute programs based in Portland, Oregon. We offer educational tours, materials, classes and operate two demonstration forests. Board is international.