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
Mech speaks to Maine Public about browntail moths and climate change
Fernandez quoted by Energy News Network about wood-fired power plants in Maine
Former faculty member Craig Shuler passes away
UMaine industry liaison testifies to Congress about preparing future forest workforce
Smithsonian features Ruskin in article about saving the saltmarsh sparrow