Statement

November 3, 2021

NASF publishes statement in support of Build Back Better

The Build Back Better Act would make unprecedented and desperately needed investments in the health and resilience of America's forests. “The scale and severity of wildfires—and their impact on communities—far outpace current efforts to prevent human-caused wildfires and mitigate wildfire damages,” said NASF President and and Connecticut State Forester Christopher Martin. “Without an unprecedented and [read more]

March 18, 2021

Official statement on REPLANT Act

"The National Association of State Foresters is proud to support the bipartisan REPLANT Act for its pragmatic approach to mitigating the effects of climate change through reforestation," said Joe Fox, NASF president and Arkansas state forester. "Young forests are not only proven to sequester carbon at higher rates than older forests, they provide millions of [read more]