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Founded on the principles of Gifford Pinchot, the first Chief of the US Forest Service, the Pinchot Institute strives to provide critical information pertaining to our forests internationally.
Because forests play a significant role in establishing a sense of place and contributing to community quality of life, the Pinchot Institute is working diligently to sustain healthy forests and the resources they provide for generations to come.
How they are changing and why we should care Pennsylvania remains one of the most forested states in the nation. It includes some of the most intact and bountiful hardwood forest lands in the temperate world. This was not always the case This type of land management contracting is being used to by the USDA Forest Service and USDOI Bureau of Land Management to address concerns about forest health issues while working to also meet the needs and expectations of rural, forest-based communities, and other constituencies concerned with the management of federal forests.
Sincethe Pinchot Institute has worked to monitor the roles played by local communities and other segments of the public interested in stewardship contracting.
Pinchot Institute releases FY report on stewardship contracts and agreements Deer Impacts High deer populations cause serious socioeconomic and ecological concerns to communities and forest ecosystems. The Pinchot Institute recently released a report revealing that Pennsylvania is ahead of many states in finding new and better ways to bring deer populations in balance with nature.
Along the way the Pinchot Institute has helped public agencies, First Nations, corporations, and universities test certification on their lands.
We specialize in assessing certification systems and in helping landowners understand how they can be applied on their forestlands.On the face of it, there are plenty of reasons why we shouldn't bother to save endangered species.
The most obvious is the staggering cost involved. On this year’s International Day of Forests, experts at the World Bank tell us about some of the most impressive ways forests are helping to improve people’s lives, fight climate change and conserve biodiversity.
John Roome, Senior Director, Climate Change: “Keeping global temperature rise to. All signs indicate that we do not have enough forests on the globe to fulfill all the current and future demands (in a broad sense) on global forests.
OUR MISSION International Tree Foundation works with communities in Africa and the UK to carry out sustainable community forestry projects which protect, regenerate and cultivate trees and forests to conserve habitats rich in biodiversity and to enhance human and environmental well-being.
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On this year’s International Day of Forests, experts at the World Bank tell us about some of the most impressive ways forests are helping to improve people’s lives, fight climate change and conserve biodiversity.
John Roome, Senior Director, Climate Change: “Keeping global temperature rise to.