February 21, 2019

Sustainable management begins in Erie’s Glenwood Park

Two horse crews worked Glenwood Park to conduct a "worst-first" harvest of dying and diseased trees in the park
February 11, 2019

Foundation for Sustainable Forests Protects 144-acre Ewing Family Woods

A 144-acre forest in Erie County's Wayne Township has been donated to the FSF to be conserved in perpetuity as a sustainable working woodland.
November 1, 2018

New urban forest partnership with City of Erie

The Foundation for Sustainable Forests is pleased to announce a new partnership with the City of Erie to develop a sustainable management plan for Erie's wooded parks
March 14, 2018

Wendell Berry Film Screening at Allegheny College

On Friday, February 23rd the FSF co-hosted a screening of the new Wendell Berry documentary film "Look & See, A Portrait of Wendell Berry". 
December 7, 2017

Foundation Receives $725,000 DCNR Grant to Fund 292-acre Open Space Acquisition

The FSF has been granted $725,000 to protect open space in Warren County as part of the DCNR Community Conservation Partnerships Program
August 28, 2017

Forest donated as a shared gift with Allegheny College

A 17-acre forest in Spring Township, Crawford County, has been conserved in perpetuity via a donation to the FSF in partnership with Allegheny College.
February 8, 2017

Foundation for Sustainable Forests names its first Executive Director

The Foundation for Sustainable Forests has promoted Annie Socci, formerly the Conservation and Outreach Manager since January of 2016, to be its first Executive Director.
January 9, 2017

Our Woods & Waters Film Series

Another great series of short environmental films - free and open to the public!
December 15, 2016

128 Acres Protected in Mercer County

A 128-acre woodland in Otter Creek Township, Mercer County, has been permanently protected by the Foundation for Sustainable Forests through a charitable bargain sale.
October 5, 2016

Board Member writes forestry piece in Meadville Tribune

FSF Board Member Jim Finley, a professor of forest management and director of the Center for Private Forests at Penn State, has written a special piece in the Meadville Tribune titled "Good forest stewardship means leaving the best, and taking the rest".
July 5, 2016

Loving the Land 2016 a Success!

May 14 was a chilly and soggy day in Northwestern Pennsylvania.  Happily, almost 100 people braved the elements to attend!
February 27, 2016

Sustainable Forestry in Action at Allegheny College’s Robertson Athletic Complex

The Foundation of Sustainable Forests' sustainable forestry approach is currently in action in Allegheny College's own backyard!