The US Must Cut Emissions Not Forests

In the last two years across the US, extreme weather linked to climate change has left thousands dead and cost tens of billions of dollars, disproportionately impacting the elderly, children, the poor, and people of color. By all scientific accounts, it’s going to get worse. How much worse depends entirely on the rate and extent […]

Forests are the Heroes We Need

The Southern US contains about 2% of the world’s forests but produces over a fifth of the world’s timber products. Therefore, we have a particularly important charge to protect the forests & communities that depend on them from industrial forest practices. Earlier this month, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued a report on […]

Release: New UN IPCC Report Confirms Vital Role of Forests

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, October 8 CONTACT: Scot Quaranda, 828-242-3596, [email protected]   New UN IPCC Report Confirms Vital Role of Forests as Essential Climate Change Solution Report Confirms What Over 200 Elected Officials, Scientists & Organizations Stated in New Platform Launched in September (October 8, 2018) — A new report from the United Nations Intergovernmental […]