The Redwood Forest Foundation, Inc. (RFFI) ultimate goal: to establish working community forests managed sustainably to protect and restore the ecosystem, support biodiversity, address climate change, provide wood products, support the local economy and eventually invest any excess revenue into the community.
RFFI.ORG President Mark Welther shared RFFI's story on Tues. Jan. 19th to the Northern California Sierra Club Forest Committee. His presentation covered RFFI's historic founding as the owner of the nation's largest working community forest, their twenty-three years of success developing a community-governed model of sustainable forest management, including carbon sequestration, and challenges looking forward related to forest productivity and addressing climate change. #forest#workingcommunityforests#LocalControl#carbon#redwoods#SierraClub
RFFI.ORG celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday by sharing Dr. King’s reminder, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, what are you doing for others?” RFFI.ORG a grass- roots community organization that emerged as a non-violent alternative to the violent Timber Wars celebrates his legacy -- one of peace and nonviolence. #MLK#peace#nonviolence#servicetoothers