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American Forests is creating healthy and resilient forests from cities to wilderness that deliver essential benefits for climate, people, water and wildlife.

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.

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LATEST AMERICAN FOREST WEBSITE ARTICLES:

  • Lonomea Soapberry (Sapindus oahuensis)
    American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Lonomea Soapberry (Sapindus oahuensis), State: HIDescription Located in the 'first finger' of the Pahole Natural Area Reserve, the purpose of this NAR is to protect rare Hawaiian plants, animals, and ecosystems of the lowland mesic zone of the Waianae Mountains. Location Pahole Gulch, Oahu, HI The post Lonomea Soapberry (Sapindus oahuensis) appeared first on American Forests.
  • Lama Persimmon (Diospyros sandwicensis)
    American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Lama Persimmon (Diospyros sandwicensis), State: HIDescription Mālama O Puna is a 501(c)3 environmental nonprofit volunteer service organization who's mission is to protect and restore the natural treasures of Puna and Hawaii Island. Their biggest current project is restoration in the Keauohana Forest Reserve, where the nominated Lama tree is The post Lama Persimmon (Diospyros sandwicensis) appeared first on American Forests.
  • Pringle Hawthorn (Crataegus coccinea var. pringlei)
    American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Pringle Hawthorn (Crataegus coccinea var. pringlei), State: OHDescription Tree is in very healthy condition as of 3/26/2018. This is a native tree that originated on site by natural means. ID of tree was confirmed by Dr. Jim Phipps, author of Crataegus in FNA (vol.9). Tree was nominated for state The post Pringle Hawthorn (Crataegus coccinea var. pringlei) appeared first on American Forests.
  • Hopbush (Dodonaea viscosa)
    American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Hopbush (Dodonaea viscosa), State: HIDescription The Nature Conservancy's 8,089-acre Kona Hema Preserve protects part of an ancient koa-�ōhi�a forest in south Kona, on the slopes of Mauna Loa. Location Kona Hema Preserve, HI The post Hopbush (Dodonaea viscosa) appeared first on American Forests.
  • Hawai�i olive Nestegis (Nestegis sandwicensis)
    American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Hawai�i olive Nestegis (Nestegis sandwicensis), State: HIDescription Location Hawaii, HI The post Hawai�i olive Nestegis (Nestegis sandwicensis) appeared first on American Forests.
  • Bishop Pine (Pinus muricata)
    American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Bishop Pine (Pinus muricata), State: CADescription Location Marin, CA The post Bishop Pine (Pinus muricata) appeared first on American Forests.
  • Pacific ponderosa Pine (Pinus ponderosa var. benthamiana)
    American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Pacific ponderosa Pine (Pinus ponderosa var. benthamiana), State: CADescription Tree is located on the Pacific Ranger District on the Eldorado National Forest. Location El Dorado, CA The post Pacific ponderosa Pine (Pinus ponderosa var. benthamiana) appeared first on American Forests.
  • Pignut Hickory (Carya glabra)
    American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Pignut Hickory (Carya glabra), State: GADescription Location Glynn, GA The post Pignut Hickory (Carya glabra) appeared first on American Forests.
  • Sierra lodgepole Pine (Pinus contorta var. murrayana)
    American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Sierra lodgepole Pine (Pinus contorta var. murrayana), State: CADescription Location San Bernardino National Forest, CA The post Sierra lodgepole Pine (Pinus contorta var. murrayana) appeared first on American Forests.
  • Live Oak (Quercus virginiana)
    American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Live Oak (Quercus virginiana), State: FLDescription This tree is not of significant size and does not warrant measurement. - S. Lloyd, FL Forest Service. Location Jacksonville, FL The post Live Oak (Quercus virginiana) appeared first on American Forests.

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