Protecting natural water resources
Forests are critical in maintaining the planet’s limited supply of natural fresh water. Forests alone filter 50% of the nation’s water supply, with many large U.S. cities relying on healthy forests to provide a source of clean drinking water. However, U.S. rainforests are facing threats such as deforestation, disease, and infestation by invasive pests. Trees aren’t the only thing you’re helping us save!