Charleston Business Journal article about SFLR and Alex Goodwine

June 19, 2018By Open ForestryCommunication Material, Documents, Projects, SFLR

Summary Alex Goodwine, who owns his land, is a participant in the Sustainable Forestry Program, a new initiative that helps African-American families in the Lowcountry develop a forestry plan and learn forestry techniques to make money off their land. The article is available here Rate the usefulness of this resources: (No Ratings Yet) Metadata Below … Read More

SFLR 2016 Request for Proposals

June 19, 2018By Open ForestryDocuments, Projects, Research Articles, SFLR

Summary SFLR 2016 Request for Proposals The article is available here Rate the usefulness of this resources: (No Ratings Yet) Metadata Below are standard data for curated resources on Open Forestry. Learn more about metadata at the Open Forestry Information Dictionary. Title: SFLR 2016 Request for Proposals Description: RFP Authority: Organization Subject: SFLR Project Date: 2016 Creator: … Read More

SFLR 2016 results to September 30

June 19, 2018By Open ForestryDocuments, Projects, Report, SFLR

Summary Summary table of SFLR results on September 30, 2016 The article is available here Rate the usefulness of this resources: (No Ratings Yet) Metadata Below are standard data for curated resources on Open Forestry. Learn more about metadata at the Open Forestry Information Dictionary. Title: SFLR 2016 results to September 30 Description: Report Authority: Organization Subject: … Read More

SFLR 2017 Progress Report

June 19, 2018By Open ForestryDocuments, Projects, Report, SFLR

Summary 2017 summary of the SFLR Program. The article is available here Rate the usefulness of this resources: (No Ratings Yet) Metadata Below are standard data for curated resources on Open Forestry. Learn more about metadata at the Open Forestry Information Dictionary. Title: SFLR 2017 Progress Report Description: Report Authority: Organization Subject: SFLR Project Date: 2017 Creator: … Read More

SFLR 1-Pager

June 19, 2018By Open ForestryCommunication Material, Documents, Projects, SFLR

Summary A 1-page summary of the SFLR Program produced by the U.S .Endowment for Forestry and Communities. The article is available here Rate the usefulness of this resources: (No Ratings Yet) Metadata Below are standard data for curated resources on Open Forestry. Learn more about metadata at the Open Forestry Information Dictionary. Title: SFLR 1-Pager Description: Report … Read More

SC Sustainable Forestry and African American Land Retention Partnership Report

June 18, 2018By Open ForestryDocuments, Projects, Report, SFLR

Summary Results of a survey launched in early winter 2015 inviting feedback from 78 individuals representing the 29 entities that make up the South Carolina (SC) Sustainable Forestry and African American Land Retention Program Partnership. The article is available here Rate the usefulness of this resources: (No Ratings Yet) Metadata Below are standard data for … Read More

Perceptions of Our Land

June 18, 2018By Open ForestryDocuments, Projects, Report, SFLR

Summary This brief summary of results focuses on gauging the knowledge level and apparent availability of markets such as forestry and farming among a limited number of African American landowners in South Carolina’s Lowcountry. The goal is to provide useful information on how to appropriately reach out to this community in attempts to combat land … Read More

Community Power: Fighting to Remain in Rural America II

June 18, 2018By Open ForestryArticle, Communication Material, Documents, Projects, SFLR

Summary This story is part of a series produced in CoLab’s Self­ Determination Narratives Fellowship program. MIT urban planning students produced multimedia narratives focused on investigating and lifting up efforts by communities on the margins to forge their own path to develop independent cultural, political, and economic systems. The article from MIT is here A … Read More

Stemming the Tide of African-American Land Loss through Active Forest Management

June 18, 2018By Open ForestryArticle, Communication Material, Documents, Projects, SFLR

Summary Project Attempts to Stem the Tide of African-American Land Loss through Active Forest Management Research Training and Outreach Activities. The decline in rural African-American landholdings over the past century has been dramatic, dropping from a peak of about 15 million acres for International Paper and the current director of sustainable forestry for the Center … Read More