Updates

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
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.