The America's Longleaf Restoration Initiative (ALRI) is a collaborative effort of multiple public and private sector partners that actively supports range-wide efforts to restore and conserve longleaf pine ecosystems. The vision of the partners involved in the ALRI is to have functional, viable longleaf pine ecosystems with the full spectrum of ecological, economic and social values inspired through the voluntary involvement of motivated organizations and individuals.
2016 Accomplishment Report
2016 continued the trend of impressive accomplishments for the America's Longleaf Restoration Initiative! Find out how partners are coming together to bring back healthy longleaf pine forests across the Southeast!
2015 Range-wide Accomplishment Report
2015 was a record-breaking year for the America's Longleaf Restoration Initiative - on-the-ground restoration activities were reported on nearly two million acres to bring back or improve longleaf pine forests across the Southeast!
Strategic Priorities and Actions 2016-2018
This report details where priorities should be placed and identifies what actions should be taken to advance the long term goal of restoring the millions of acres of longleaf pine.
The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation is now accepting grant proposals through their Longleaf Stewardship Fund to preserve and restore longleaf pine forests and ecosystems throughout the Southeast. An informational webinar will be held on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 2:00pm Eastern. All proposals are due by 11:59pm (Eastern Time) on Thursday, February 8, 2018. Click on the title for more information.
The U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities is seeking applications to assist USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in accelerating the implementation of prescribed burns on contract lands in Mississippi, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina. The deadline to apply is January 17, 2018, at 5pm Eastern. Potential applicants should follow the link for more information.