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Ending the Rush to Burn

February 28th, 2014 by

Burning the forests that are supposed to be our best defense against climate change to protect us against climate change has to be one of the most ridiculous ideas I’ve ever heard. Yet over the last few years, Europe has wholeheartedly embraced this false solution to climate change, and we’ve seen a dramatic increase in logging in the Southern US to fuel European demand. Along the way, the US South has become the largest wood pellet export region in the world. Read More»

New Company “EcoGen” Threatens Southern Forests and Climate

January 17th, 2013 by

Progress Energy and Florida Power Embrace EcoGen’s Plans to Generate Electricity from Non-native Eucalyptus Plantations in the Southern US Read More»

15th Anniversary Slideshow

November 9th, 2011 by

Some of the best moments of Dogwood’s 15 years of forest protection are highlighted in this four minute slideshow. Read More»

A message from our friends at WRM on the passing of Ricardo Carrere

August 18th, 2011 by

In solidarity with our friends at the World Rainforest Movement who have lost a great champion… Read More»

EPA’s Decision Not to Regulate Biomass Carbon Emissions is a Big Mistake

July 19th, 2011 by

Our statement on the EPA’s poor decision to not regulate carbon and other pollution emissions from burning biomass for electricity. And why this decision is bad for forests, climate and human health. Read More»