Release: Public Comment on Darling 58 American Chestnut Closes

For Immediate Release: 10/20/2020 Public Comment on Darling 58 American Chestnut Closes  Groups Across North America Oppose Release of Genetically Engineered Trees  New York- On Oct. 19th the initial public comment period by the United States Department of… Read More

October Update From Global Justice Ecology Project

Global Justice Ecology Project October Newsletter Researchers want approval from the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) to use genetic engineering to alter our forests. Submit a comment today to tell the USDA to reject the unprecedented and dangerous release… Read More

Forests, Climate and Communities Need System Change Not Offsets

A Response from Global Justice Ecology Project to the “Stand4Forests” Platform & a Call for Further Debate   The Dogwood Alliance is currently circulating a sign-on letter called “Stand4Forests.” [1] It is a platform which emphasizes U.S. forest protection as… Read More

WATCH: Defending the Forests From Above with Ruddy Turnstone

Our own Ruddy Turnstone is featured in the second video of Dogwood Alliance’s Forest Defenders series: Stories Happen in Forests! Watch the video & become a Forest Defender at Dogwood Alliance.   More about Ruddy:  Ruddy Turnstone is a GE… Read More

The Great American Stand: US Forests and the Climate Emergency

Report defines key climate solutions connected to forest protection and documents how logging across the US, the world’s largest wood producing and consuming country, is threatening the climate and exacerbating the impacts of natural disasters. Asheville, NC – According… Read More

ALERT: Strategy Meeting to STOP Genetically Engineered Trees Taking Place in Myrtle Beach

ALERT: Strategy Meeting to STOP Genetically Engineered Trees Taking Place in Myrtle Beach List of Experts Available for Interviews Provided Below   North Myrtle Beach –Indigenous peoples, scientists, lawyers and environmental experts will gather in North Myrtle Beach, SC over October… Read More

LISTEN: Forests Our Greatest Allies Against Climate Change

SciWorks Radio recently interviewed Dr. Sam Davis, Research Director with our allies at Dogwood Alliance in Asheville, NC. Dogwood is dedicated to protecting the environmental and economic value of Southern forests. Dr. Davis discussed a number of important matters related to the important… Read More

WATCH: #Stand4Forests on Arbor Day! We All Deserve a Breath of Fresh Air!

Via Dogwood Alliance Happy Arbor Day! It’s so easy to love our forests, isn’t it? We know, though, that these gems are threatened. Please help Dogwood Alliance today and share our most recent video, #Stand4Forests, on Facebook, Twitter,… Read More

EARTH WATCH: Adam Macon of Dogwood Alliance

This week’s guest on the Earth Watch segment on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show was Adam Macon, campaign director at Dogwood Alliance. Dogwood is raising awareness about the manufacturing of United States southern forests into wood pellets that… Read More