Issues and Advocacy Now


Issues & Advocacy Now, a monthly e-newsletter from SAF’s Government Affairs and External Relations team, offers a look into how SAF advocates on behalf of forestry and natural resources professionals to policymakers, key coalitions, and other important audiences. Stay tuned each month for updates on pressing policy issues, engagement opportunities with new and current partner organizations, and stories of SAF members making an impact in their communities and beyond.

We invite you to reach out with ideas, examples, and questions to feature in upcoming issues by contacting Danielle Watson.


Inside This Months Edition

January 2017

SAF shares urban and community forestry priorities with the presidential transition team, plus:
SAF and partner organizations express their thoughts on the nominee for Secretary of Agriculture  
A rundown of current House and Senate committee leaders 
Members Making an Impact: The Lane Country Chapter of Oregon SAF responds to an article about pesticide use in forestry 
SAF welcomes Donald Radcliffe as the new Henry Clepper Forest Policy Intern
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