5,300 Jobs 

The Center’s programs have benefited 5,300 jobs in wood products manufacturing, tourism and wood heat through direct business assistance and skills training initiatives.

255,562 Acres 

The Center’s programs have helped conserve 255,562 acres of forestland for community benefit through the Community Forest program and forestland purchases financed through New Markets Tax Credits.

$204 Million Investment

The Center’s programs have helped to secure and leverage $204 million for projects that benefit the region’s communities, the economy and forest stewardship since 2005.

What's Happening In Your State

Success Stories

Live the New Forest Future cover 2018

Live the New Forest Future

Click the cover to read our 2018 annual report.

Showcasing Maine Woods Tourism

Thoreau-Wabanaki anniversary trip highlights the amazing landscape the Maine Woods offers to visitors.

Community Forest Generates Benefits

13 Mile Woods Community Forest conserves forestland and generates income for rural community.

Automated Wood Heat Keeps Money Circulating in Local Economy

The Center is helping to spark a new energy economy in the Northern Forest based on heat from renewable local wood pellets.