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Welcome to the National Forest Foundation blog. Explore the various articles to learn more about our forests and places to play.

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Do Bears Really Hibernate?

When we think about strategies animals use to survive the winter, we often picture birds flying south and bears hibernating in caves. However, not many animals truly hibernate, and bears are among those that do not. Bears enter a lighter state of sleep called torpor.

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Tree Planting Impacts You. Here’s How.

At the NFF, we like to say that our campaign to plant 50 million trees on our National Forests benefits all Americans. But what do we really mean? Read this blog post for a few important benefits we all receive from replanting our forests.

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