Press Releases

December 16, 2021

A multi-year effort to conserve working forestlands and habitat along Florida’s Big Bend coast has been completed. The “Gulf of Mexico – Forest to Sea” project will provide a vast buffer of conservation lands for wildlife habitat, water quality and quantity, and resilience against extreme weather and climate change.

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December 15, 2021

Sebago Clean Waters coalition advances protections for the Crooked River headwaters and Portland’s drinking water, while enhancing trail access and climate resiliency.

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December 15, 2021

The Conservation Fund’s purchase of 8,760 acres adjacent to the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge will enhance recreational access to the river, support climate and fire resiliency, and enable longleaf pine habitat restoration.

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November 30, 2021

Conservation efforts to acquire and protect the former Chattahoochee Brick Company site receives committee support, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced today.

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November 18, 2021

Three entities with strong Northwest ties and deep expertise in timberlands, forest conservation and mill operations have acquired portions of SDS Lumber Company and SDS Co, LLC. The sale was finalized on November 17.

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November 17, 2021

Today’s acquisition includes 21,600-acres acquired by a California nonprofit and roughly 8,000 acres acquired by The Conservation Fund in a unique and collaborative conservation victory.

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November 8, 2021

A recent USDA award to The Conservation Fund will help strengthen social, cultural and environmental assets in the City of Madison and Boone County, West Virginia.

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November 4, 2021

U-Haul® and The Conservation Fund are celebrating a meaningful milestone: 1 million trees planted across the U.S. thanks to donations from U-Haul and its customers.

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