Billion metric tons of carbon stored in U.S. Forests
Donec non accumsan purus
We work to transform America’s approach to forest management in the era of climate change and to recover old-growth forests across the country for our climate, wildlife, water, and communities.
April 22, 2021
United States includes forest protections as part of Nationally Determined Contribution.
“The United States will also reduce emissions from forests and agriculture and enhance carbon sinks through a range of programs and measures for ecosystems ranging from our forests and agricultural soils to our rivers and coasts.” “...federal and state governments will invest in forest protection and forest management…”
The Biden Administration begins the formal process to reinstate the Roadless Rule, which protects about 9 million acres of Tongass National Forest in Southeast Alaska.
November 2, 2021
President Biden announces new plan to conserve global forests at COP26.