Linking Sustainable Management and Products to Support Rural Economies
UMaine FORest Economy, Sustainability and Technology (FOREST)
The University of Maine FOREST is a university-wide multi-disciplinary initiative that brings together university, industry, government, and community collaborators for the advancement of forest-based economy in Maine and beyond.
Creating prosperity for the land, people and habitat supported by forests.
Organize and leverage existing strengths to facilitate communications and engagement of all stakeholders to address the complex challenges facing the forest sector in Maine and beyond.
Coordinate, communicate and collaborate across the University of Maine System with external partners to develop and deliver integrated research, education and outreach solutions that enhance the economic and ecological sustainability of forest-based communities.
Forest & Environment News
Libby Lecture to focus on sustainable forest and climate solutions
AP notes UMaine role in USDA forest carbon storage project
Digital Journal cites UMaine listing in Nanocellulose Technology Market 2022 report
News Center Maine features Intermedia students making art with nanocellulose
Artificial intelligence can be used to better monitor Maine’s forests, UMaine study finds