Chapter III: What We’re Doing
Burned Forests Rely on Many Partners
Allies Come From All Walks — And Species
Expert input is essential to restoring a damaged forest. The state and county foresters follow best practices in implementing sustainable forestry standards. Authorities depend upon their counsel in helping determine the appropriate trees species that will support plant and animal life within a specific region.
The variety of Floridaï¿½s ecosystems where trees play an important role — pinelands, freshwater swamps, hardwoods hammocks, mangroves, and scrubs — requires precise attention to ensure all of the existing life forms will survive.
The Arbor Day Foundation is dedicated to supporting responsible forest management, and restoring Forida’s magnificent forest ecosystems. The need is unmistakable. You can help. Your contribution will plant trees where theyï¿½re needed most, creating a vital habitat for many different creatures.