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From The Blog

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America's Forests—The Climate Change Solution in Our Own Backyard
Look outside your window and you will probably see one of America’s most potent climate solutions—that tree or forest right before you.  Roughly 13 percent of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions are ca...Read more >


White House Rural Council and USDA Support Building with Wood
The White House Rural Council and the U.S. Department of Agriculture held a symposium on wood as part of the Council’s work to enhance economic opportunity in rural America....Read more >
Bipartisan Wildfire Disaster Funding Included in President Obama’s FY15 Budget
President Barack Obama followed the lead of bipartisan legislation to resolve fire disaster funding inefficiencies in the release of his FY15 budget....Read more >