Welcome to the Foundation for Sustainable Forests, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit land trust and education and advocacy organization dedicated to protecting the working forests of Pennsylvania, New York and beyond. Through direct ownership and active management of timberland we practice and promote the stewardship of our local forests. If you are interested in learning more about our organization, our land management or how you can protect forestland please contact us.

Save the date! Erie Gives Day is August 9th

On Tuesday, August 9th, visit to make a contribution to the Foundation for Sustainable Forests, and it will receive a prorated match courtesy of the Erie Community Foundation. 

Stretch your contribution dollars on August 9th and help us to further protect forested lands!


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  According to the U of Maine's School of Forest Resources, "The goal of Femelschlag is to provide a range of horizontal and vertical forest structures while maintaining options and opportunities for future managers."