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Guests of Lake Quinault Lodge donated funds to support nearby conservation work on Olympic National Forest.

Current Press Releases

NFF and Lake Quinault Lodge make a positive difference on the Olympic National Forest

Mar 31, 2014

Guests of Lake Quinault Lodge donated funds to support nearby conservation work on Olympic National Forest.

NFF Receives Forest Restoration Grant for Tahoe National Forest

Mar 17, 2014

Sierra Nevada Conservancy awards more than $349,000 to organization to restore forest health and protect water in the Tahoe National Forest

Barrett Foundation Business Concept Challenge offers $100,000 incentive for innovative solutions to natural resource issues affecting U.S. National Forests and Grasslands

Jan 27, 2014

Challenge focuses on originality and creative solutions applied to natural resources on U.S. National Forests and Grasslands

Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund Awards NFF $25,000 for Ocala National Forest Collaboration

Sep 25, 2013

Funds from Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund support manatee habitat on the Ocala National Forest.

NFF and Forest Service Announce $113,000 in Grants to Support California Watersheds and Communities

Sep 18, 2013

The Community Capacity and Land Stewardship Program supports forest health and communities.

NFF Specialists

Mary Mitsos

Vice President, Conservation Programs 
NFF conservation programs, community-based conservation
406-830-3351 
mmitsos@nationalforests.org

Wes Swaffar

Ecosystem Services Program Manager
Tree-planting & Carbon Capital Fund programs 
406-830-3356 
wswaffar@nationalforests.org

Vance Russell

Director, California Program 
NFF programs in CA 
530-758-2609 
vrussell@nationalforests.org

Adam Liljeblad

Director of Conservation Awards
Grants and grant programs
406-830-3357
aliljeblad@nationalforests.org