Sustaining Our Defense Against Climate Change

Dogwood Alliance releases Sustaining our Defense report detailing the importance of Southern Forests in the fight against climate change. We all know that forests are vital in the fight against climate change, but did you know that paper companies like and its customers like KFC could be considered climate criminals? This morning, in partnership with […]

Sustaining Our Defense press release

Announcing the release of “Sustaining Our Defense,” a new report implicating paper industry, led by in forest destruction, worsening the climate crisis… For Immediate Release: June 30, 2010 Contact: Scot Quaranda, Dogwood Alliance, 828.242.3596 [email protected] Southern Forests Vital to Sustaining Our Defense Against Climate Change New Report Implicates Paper Industry Led by in Forest Destruction […]

Hope Springs Eternal at the US Social Forum

  Dogwood Alliance shares thoughts from the US Social Forum in Detroit…   Last week, Lindsey and Scot along with our friends at Bountiful Cities joined over 30,000 people at the US Social Forum in Detroit. It was an exciting and enlivening event where we attended various workshops and gave a couple of our own; […]

Reflections on Our Southern Forests

A beautiful piece by Dogwood Alliance boardmember Ginger Dollar reflecting on our Southern forests and why they need to be protected… My family is about as southern as one can be settling parts of Georgia and some of Western North Carolina. I grew up surrounded by trees. From the gently, rolling hillsides of the Piedmont […]

KFC Needs to Do Its Fair Share for Forests

Andrew attended the KFC shareholder meeting to tell them to stop destroying our forests. Watch how it went! Last week I attended the KFC shareholder meeting in Louisville, KY directly asking the CEO and Board of Directors to change the way they think about paper and stop destroying Southern forests for their paper packaging. For […]