Updates

May 21, 2019

PALTA Honors Firth with Conservation Leadership Award

Troy Firth has received the Lifetime Conservation Leadership Award at the annual Conference hosted by the PA Land Trust Association. 
March 27, 2019

Troy Firth to receive Western PA Environmental Award

Troy Firth is being honored with a 2019 Western PA Environmental Award for his work in forest management and conservation.
March 18, 2019

2018 Annual Report

President's Message, FSF Across the Landscape, Financial Summary, 2018 At a Glance
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
Forester Guy Dunkle with Dr. Jane Ewing Woods

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.
December 12, 2018
Carmen and Kathy Testi

2018/19 Fall – Winter Newsletter

Forest Management in Erie's Parks, PA Outstanding Tree Farmers of the Year: Bob & Jane Slagter, Landowners Tell Their Stories: Carmen & Kathy Testi
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
July 19, 2018
Jason Rutledge at Loving the Land through Working Forests Conference

2018 Spring/Summer Newsletter

'Planting Their Future', Recap of Spring Events, Landowners Tell Their Stories: Ewing Woods, FSF's newest addition
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 26, 2017
Rockland forest

2017 Annual Report

2017 Financial Summary,A Milestone Achievement, 5-Year Goals, Our Supporters, FSF Across the Landscape
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
November 27, 2017

2017-2018 Fall/Winter Newsletter

Welcome Rich Bowden, Landowner Stories: Bail Family Forest, Student Research, Erie Gives Day 2017