All Go West Festival Saturday April 24th to Benefit Dogwood Alliance

Great local festival is this weekend! This Saturday, April 24th is the 1st annual All Go West Music Festival . Proceeds from this event will benefit Dogwood and support our efforts to protect Southern Forests! All Go West Fest is a FREE music festival in West Asheville- located in front of Harvest Records and next […]

Kids Speak Out to Fast Food Companies: Help Save our Southern Forests!

Remember age is no obstacle.   This March, Ranger Rick magazine featured 8-year-old Cole Rasenberger from Charlotte, North Carolina in a full page article in for his efforts to get fast food companies to use recycled paper and help protect our forests. Ranger Rick is National Wildlife Federation’s popular kids’ magazine with a circulation of […]

Corporate Sustainability a-go-go

There’s green and then there’s green. A leap of faith in Orlando… While the weather was surprisingly brisk for Florida in March, the action was hot at the 4th annual Sustainability in Packaging Conference & Exhibition in Orlando. This was my first year presenting at this event and cross my heart, I promise, no Disney […]

Dogwood Alliance Statement on International Paper’s Sale of 5.1 Million Acres

Dogwood Alliance Statement on IP Land Sale: This morning, announced the sale of 5.1 Million acres of its land holdings, mostly in the Southern United States. This sale of nearly 85% of their land to Resource Management Services, LLC and TimberStar comes on the tail of the sale of 218,000 acres or less than 3% […]