Unlocking the power of America's family forests to fight climate changefor
The potential in America’s family-owned forests has largely been undervalued.
The mission of the American Forest Foundation is to deliver meaningful conservation impact through the empowerment of family forest owners. Working together, we strive to tackle climate change and positively impact the health of America's family forests, our communities and the planet.
How We Do It
Working together, we’re tackling our most pressing conservation issues.
Tools & Support for Landowners
We’re connecting family forest owners to the resources they need.
Government actions can support both landowners and conservation.
Philanthropy & Giving
Your support helps empower America’s family forest owners.
From the Family Forest Blog
September 13, 2023
A Fresh Approach to Climate Action: Insights from Our Latest White Paper
Discover the key insights from our latest white paper, Boosting the Power of Corporate Investment in the Fight Against Climate Change.
September 13, 2023
New Report: Innovative Finance Tools Key to Activating Nature Based Climate Solutions
Our latest report outlines the underutilized yet critical role of family forests in climate change mitigation and calls for investment in the voluntary carbon market.
September 8, 2023
Meet Heather Kingery, Managing Family Forest Success
This post is part of a series introducing the Family Forest Carbon Program Account Management team. We know that decisions regarding your land are not made lightly.
September 5, 2023
Board Member Spotlight: Jasmine K. Brown
Board members of the American Forest Foundation take center stage in this special Q&A blog series that highlights their distinct experiences and expertise.
September 1, 2023
Managing Invasive Plant Species in the Central Appalachian Region
Over 78% of West Virginia, 60% of Pennsylvania and 39% of Maryland is woodland. Maintaining a healthy forest requires keeping invasive plant species under control.