National Whitebark Pine Restoration Plan

The Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation and American Forests are partnering with the US Forest Service and collaborating with other federal agencies and tribes to...

2017 Restoration Projects Funded by WPEF

The Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation supports whitebark pine restoration across its native range. To respond to that part of our mission, we funded two...

Clark’s Nutcracker Citizen Science Project 2017- September Update

  NOLS expeditions have completed a total of 38 surveys for Clark’s nutcrackers and whitebark pine health in the Wind River and Absaroka mountain...

Recent whitebark news

Keep up with the latest news and scientific publications Here                    

NUTCRACKER NOTES Issue 31 available now

Member Only Access to most recent publication. Go to MEMBERS page HERE. Featured article is about recent advances in Limber Pine research by Anna...

WPEF Recent Accomplishments

What Has the Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation Accomplished? The following items highlight the ongoing work of the WPEF, and some of the major projects...

Climate Change and Whitebark Pine: A compelling reason for restoration

NEW PAPER by Robert Keane, et al:  Climate Change and Whitebark Pine: Compelling reasons for restoration There is confusion in the research and management...


Who we are

The Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation is a 501(c)3 science-based non-profit devoted to the preservation of whitebark pine and other western high elevation five-needle white pine ecosystems. We aim to prevent and reverse the decline of these ecosystems through:  Education, Research & Development, and Restoration & Management… collaboration with Organizations, Government Institutions, Individual Communities, and YOU!

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