Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 12:51pm
Attached is the Forest Certification Resolution (along with policy statement) that was approved at the 2013 NASF Annual Meeting.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 4:28pm
The 2015 NASF Annual report highlights the theme Adapting to Change, which is as relevant in the natural world as it is in the worlds of agencies and associations. Like forests, the policy, communications and partnership environments in which NASF operates are dynamic ecosystems. Issues and the people behind them are constantly changing.
In this year's report you will see this theme illustrated by our NASF Foundation photography fellows. You will see our work on important priorities such as the...
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 12:54pm
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 9:39am
Every two years the National Association of State Foresters conducts a survey of its 59 State Forester members. The survey aims to capture key information about the non-federal forestlands in the United States and the role of State Foresters in enhancing their value, representing public interests, and protecting these lands from fire, disease, fragmentation and other resource threats.
The survey includes information about forestry programs, agency budgets, and funding support pertinent to each...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 12:04pm
The National Association of State Foresters’ (NASF) FY 2013-2014 annual report is more than just an update on association accomplishments. It is a testament to what engaged State Foresters, hard-working staff, and supportive partners did to help keep America’s working forests working.
NASF is a leader in defining working forests along the full continuum from urban to rural lands. Whether people live near a single tree or deep in the woods, the work of State Foresters benefits all Americans....
Friday, October 4, 2013 - 3:25pm
A summary of the policy position resolutions approved by the NASF members at the 2013 NASF Annual Meeting in Hot Springs, Virginia.
Thursday, September 20, 2012 - 1:15pm
A summary of Association activities for the 2012 fiscal year.
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Tuesday, March 20, 2012 - 9:41am
NASF COMMENTS ON LEED 2012 (3RD COMMENT DRAFT)
BUILDING DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION, INTERIOR DESIGNED AND CONSTRUCTION, EXISTING BUILDINGS AND NEIGHBORHOOD DEVELOPMENT
MATERIALS AND RESOURCES: BUILDING REUSE AND WHOLE BUILDING LIFE CYCLE ASSESSMENT
CommentBuilding construction and every-day use represents a large portion of our energy consumption in the United States, accounting for approximately 40% of all energy expended, nationwide. According to the recent study completed by the USDA Forest...
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Wednesday, October 1, 2008 - 10:46am
A Policy Statement approved by Resolution by the National Association of State Foresters
Forest certification has emerged as another tool to promote sustainable forestry practices. Three major programs operating in the U.S. - the American Tree Farm System (ATFS), the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), and the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) - are recognized internationally and continue to grow.
While this growth is being driven by marketplace demands for "green" or "...