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We wrapped up the year with loads of site prep for the coming spring and diving into Australia's planting season.
A discussion of the connection between deforestation and flash flooding in Eastern Kentucky.
"The Demise and Potential Revival of the American Chestnut" by Kate Morgan.
A summary of the 2020 planting season and some of our highlights from the year.
Green Forests Work, a nonprofit, is working with a team of experts to restore forests throughout Appalachia.
Winter 2019 Newsletter.
Summer 2018 Newsletter
Reclaiming Habitat In Monongahela National Forest.
Winter 2018 newsletter.
Summer 2017 newsletter.
Spring 2017 newsletter.
Toast The Trees planting has begun.
The World Economic Forum has highlighted our work.
Earth Day Special: A vision to revive a once thriving Eastern Kentucky ag industry well-suited for mountain terrain: sheep and goat farming.
This episode features the replanting of eucalyptus trees on the Dawson Mine site in Queensland, Australia, as well as red spruce planting in the Monongahela National Forest, West Virginia.
Executive Director Mekayle Houghton and Senior Program Manager of Watershed Planning Jed Grubbs join Dr. Chris Barton to discuss the Forestry Reclamation Approach approach.
Difficult but rewarding work: Planting trees to aid climate
UK Researchers Awarded NSF Grant to Upgrade Stream Monitoring Network in Robinson Forest.
Once Degraded, West Virginia's Monongahela National Forest Is Restored to Glory.
In 2017, you helped us drink up a forest.
Fall 2017 newsletter.
Recovery: Farm Bill Provides Hope for the Cerulean Warbler.
Restoring Land for Native Plants, Bees and Streams.
The politics of planting trees.
This spring has been GFW's largest year to date, by far. We helped to plant more than 732,000 trees across approximately 770 acres of formerly mined lands and 530 acres of forests.
"The New River Gorge: Ancient River, Old Mines, New National Park by Mary Caperton Morton.
The annual report of our projects, partnerships, and donors from the past year.
Kentucky was devastated for decades by mountaintop removal. Now scientists have figured out a way to undo the damage — one tree at a time.
Spring 2019 Newsletter.
Former West Virginia Coal Mines Turned into Carbon-sucking Forests.
Spring 2018 Newsletter
Kentucky's writers, authors are planting trees. This is why.
Reclaiming Appalachia: A Push to Bring Back Native Forests to Coal Country.
Bluegrass Bios - Dr. Patrick Angel & Michael French (ARRI/Green Forests Work).
UK Appalachian Center, Green Forests Work Plant 2,500 Trees for Earth Day.