Inflation Reduction Act Investments in Urban Forestry Will Save Lives
August 16, 2022 16:08 ET | American Forests
Washington, DC, Aug. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, President Biden signed the most comprehensive climate legislation ever passed by Congress, funding equitable city tree cover to help cool...
American Forests Applauds Passage of REPLANT Act, Infrastructure Package
November 05, 2021 23:27 ET | American Forests
Washington, DC, Nov. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, American Forests celebrated the passage of the bipartisan Infrastructure, Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), which incorporates the REPLANT Act,...
Trees Take Center Stage at Global Citizen Live Events
September 22, 2021 10:00 ET | American Forests
Washington, DC, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The global movement to conserve, restore and grow one trillion trees will get a major boost this month when 1t.org and the 1t.org US...
Forestry Groups Applaud the Proposed Listing of Whitebark Pine as ‘Threatened’ Under the Endangered Species Act as an Important Step in the Pine's Recovery
December 02, 2020 10:45 ET | American Forests
Denver, CO, Dec. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed that the whitebark pine should be listed as a threatened species, making it the most widespread tree...
New Tree Equity Score Drives Home the Important Role of Trees in Creating Social Equity and Minimizing Climate Change Impacts in Cities
November 17, 2020 00:01 ET | American Forests
Washington, DC, Nov. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- American Forests today unveiled its Tree Equity Score, which will help cities in the United States address a problem that exacerbates social...
United States Corporations, Governments and Non-Profits Join Global Push for One Trillion Trees
August 28, 2020 12:27 ET | American Forests
New York, Aug. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- This week, 26 forward-looking companies, cities and organizations across the United States announced they will help combat extreme heat and wildfires – as...