American Forests Updated:08/2018

American Forests has been restoring forests for more than 140 years. And, while we may be the oldest national conservation organization, our work today is more important than ever. Since 1990 alone, we have planted nearly 60 million trees in forest restoration projects in all 50 states. We have also worked in dozens of cities across America, expanding tree canopy and improving the quality of life for residents.

Together, these projects recover hundreds of thousands of acres of wildlife habitat, safeguard vital watersheds, absorb millions of tons of greenhouse gases and protect some of the most stunning landscapes in America. At the same time, we are using trees and greenspace to make our communities more sustainable, beautiful and livable.

American Forests inspires and advances the conservation of forests, which are essential to life.

We do this by:

  • protecting and restoring threatened forest ecosystems;
  • promoting and expanding urban forests; and
  • increasing understanding of the importance of forests.


Contact American Forests

 

Contact American Forests

Eric Sprague
Director of Forest Conservation
1220 L Street, NW
Suite 750
Washington, DC  20005
Phone: (202) 737-1944
Fax: (202) 737-2457


Service Area

National service provider