A Leap Forward –Environmental Organizations Help Paper Company Become Better Steward of Southern Forests

On February 29, 2008, Dogwood Alliance released a report, “Southern Forests & Bowater, Inc.: Progress Report July 2006 – July 2007,” detailing the leap forward Bowater (now AbitibiBowater) made in honoring its commitment to improve forestry practices in the Southern US and in protecting forests of ecological significance on the Cumberland Plateau of Eastern Kentucky, Central Tennessee and Northern Alabama. The report does not address concerns with AbitibiBowater’s forest practices in the Canadian Boreal forest.

Old Growth in Missouri Needs Your Help

Our friends at the Gracey Foundation in Missouri need your help…   The Maple Woods nature preserve in Clay County Missouri (Northeast of Kansas City) is under heavy development pressure and land adjoining it is currently up for sale. The suburban preserve is filled with Old Growth Oak, Maple and Mockernut Hickory and the seven […]

The Green Skinny On Office Supply Companies…

  Ad in USA Today Gives The Green Skinny On Office Supply Companies…   These days when every major corporation claims to be environmentally responsible, with office supply companies we can tell you who’s really green and who is just greenwashing.   Check out the ad , press release and new Green Grades Report

World Class Southeastern Coastal Forests Under Attack

World Class Southeastern Coastal Forests Swallowed Up by International Paper and Fast Food Companies

Dogwood Alliance and Local Partners Release Report Highlighting Natural Beauty, Legacy of Destruction, and Naming Key Parties to Continuing Destruction; Thousands Show Support from the Region