Mass. Forest Rescue Campaign


Save Forests/Save the Climate! 

A collaborative campaign to help protect & restore Massachusetts, Northeast, US and Global forests in order to mitigate & reduce climate change, reduce ecosystem and biodiversity declines and promote and well-being of future generations.

key concerns


H. 2932 – “To Enact the Mohawk Trail Woodlands Partnership”  Would create a $6,000,000 “starter” fund under the jurisdiction of a tightly–controlled consortium of special interests, especially the wealthy wood energy lobby group, Mass. Forest Alliance.

Protecting Forests To Mitigate Climate Change

If protected, Massachusetts forests can help to prevent runaway climate change and protect resilient ecosystems that are able to adapt to change. Cutting down forests — especially burning them for energy — worsens climate change, degrades ecosystems, destroys cultural sites, and threatens public health. Intact Forests Fight Climate Change • Forests absorb and store carbon …

Research Shows: Health and Emissions of Biomass Burning…

Charts Showing the Rate of Emissions and PM 2.5 pollution of biomass for heat OR electricity is higher than fossil fuels

Social Costs of Carbon

The social costs down the road of ignoring the value of forests to mitigate climate change are enormous, incalculable, and the marginalized communities locally to globally will suffer first and most. The Social Cost of Carbon and Forests

get involved

Help Stop H. 2932!

1.      Call & Email: Chairpersons of the Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture  (and other members of The “ENRA” Committee) §  Senator Anne Gobi – (617)722-1540 < §  Representative Smitty Pignatelli – (617)722-2210 <>, 2.      Email: – Sign up for our action alerts and let us know what legislative action you took …

Join our team of Forest Protectors!

Help build this movement for change in policies and practices that are fracturing and destroying forest habitat and worsening climate at the same time. You can follow us on Facebook or Twitter or sign up for our email list: Thank you! MFRC

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Become a Forest Protector!

Make a one-time or monthly donation using your credit or debit card by clicking the Pay Pal “Donate” button.

For a tax-deductible contribution of $100 or more, please send a check to our fiscal sponsor:

Traprock Center for Peace and Justice

PO Box 1201

Greenfield, MA 01302

MFR and our relations, the forest community thank you!