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State Forestry Updates

  • Many states take stand on LEED certification
    With few locally produced building materials covered under current LEED standards, many state governors...
  • Innovation with lumber treatment helps meet...
    As builders and developers seek cost-effective ways to meet the demand, many are turning to wood framing...
  • NASF submits comments concerning the role of...
    Last week, NASF submitted comments to the USDA regarding their efforts to adapt to a changing climate as...
  • Is wood the new steel?
    It wasn't long ago that people were determined to use light-gauge steel in lieu of wood studs for...
  • NASF comments on GSA request for input on...
    This week NASF submitted comments to GSA regarding green building certification systems. NASF asked that...
  • NASF joins others in letter to Forest...
    Last week NASF joined other forestry organizations in a letter to Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell to...