STATE FORESTERS SAY AMERICA’S FORESTS ARE SUSTAINABLE – FOR NOW

In response to the release of the 2010 National Report on Sustainable Forests by the USDA Forest Service, the National Association of State Foresters (NASF) calls for practical and realistic actions to ensure the future sustainability of the nation's forests. Central among its recommendations are implementing the strategies and programs in every state and territory's Forest Action Plan, which are proactive, reflect public input and offer experts' best thinking. The 2010 National Report on Sustainable Forests (http://www.fs.fed.us/research/sustain/) report builds on the findings of the previous report from 2003, and includes a number of key findings.

Originally published June, 29th 2011.