- provides information on urban and community forestry programs as
well as community-based forest resources.
American Forest Foundation
- is a non-profit organization that develops, funds, and administers
programs which encourage the long-term stewardship of natural resources.
American Forest and Paper Association
- is the national trade association of the forest, paper, and wood
Association of Consulting
Foresters of America - was founded to advance the professionalism,
ethics, and interests of professional foresters whose primary work
was consulting to the public.
International Society of
Aboriculture - assists tree care professionals in developing
and maintaining effective plant health care programs.
National Association of Conservation
Districts - is the non-governmental, nonprofit organization
that represents nearly 3,000 conservation districts across the nation.
Conservation districts -- almost one in every county -- are helping
people to conserve land, water, forests, wildlife, and related natural
National Association of Development
Organizations - provides training, information, and representation
for regional development organizations in small metropolitan areas
and rural America.
National Association of Resource
Conservation and Development Councils - represents America's
332 Resource Conservation and Development Councils. These
local councils deliver coordinated resource conservation and rural
development assistance throughout rural America.
National Association of
State Foresters - is a non-profit organization that provides
management and protection services for over two-thirds of the nation's
National Network of Forest Practitioners
- promotes the well-being of rural communities and forests by supporting
individuals and organizations engaged in nurturing sustainable,
reciprocal relationships between forests and people.
National Tree Trust
- mobilizes volunteer groups, promotes public awareness, provides
grants, and unites civic and corporate institutions in support of
local tree planting and education projects throughout the United
Pinchot Institute for Conservation
- is a non-profit organization committed to leadership in conservation
thought, policy, and action.
Soil and Water Conservation Society
- fosters the science and the art of soil, water, and related natural
resource management to achieve sustainability.
USDA CSREES - The Cooperative
State Research, Education, and Extension Service provides the focus
to advance a global system of research, extension, and higher education
in the food and agricultural sciences and related environmental
and human sciences to benefit people, communities, and the Nation.
USDA Farm Service Agency
- ensures the well-being of American agriculture, the environment
and the American public through efficient and equitable farm programs.
USDA Natural Resources Conservation
Service - works in partnership with the American people to conserve
and sustain natural resources.