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 Month's Edition

April 2017

SAF sends letters to Secretaries Perdue and Zinke, plus:

  • SAF leads SUFC members on Capitol Hill to advocate for urban and community forestry and trees and forests as vital components of infrastructure 
  • An overview of the reintroduced Timber Innovation Act and links to further information on the tall wood building trend 
  • Members Making an Impact: Wisconsin and Indiana SAF leaders comment on state legislative proposals 
  • Foresters' Fund grant application ideas and deadlines 

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