The Climate Smart Land Network (CSLN) provides forest landowners and managers with direct access to the forest and climate experts at Manomet, and the opportunity to benefit from other forest landowners in the Network. The CSLN is a 21st-century “climate services” program designed to make climate change science accessible, understandable, and actionable.
The Climate Smart Land Network is growing rapidly and currently includes 33.3 million acres across North America.
(states and provinces with CSLN land highlighted in blue, below)
Our network members include:
- Acadian Timber Corp
- Baskahegan Company
- Green Diamond Resource Company
- Greenwood & Arcadia Plantations
- Hama Hama Company
- J.D. Irving, Limited
- LandVest Timberland Division
- Lyme Timber Company
- Maine Woodland Owners
- Manulife Investment Management Timberland and Agriculture, Inc.
- New England Forestry Foundation
- Resource Management Service
- Wagner Forest Management, Ltd.
What is the CSLN
The Climate Smart Land Network is a voluntary network of forestland owners and managers who seek to reduce material risk to their forestland to climate change.
Why become a Network member?
Learn what you get by being in the Climate Smart Land Network.
How to become a Network member
Learn more about how to benefit from membership in the Network.
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