Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation (WPEF)

We are a science-based non-profit dedicated to counteracting the decline of whitebark pine and enhancing knowledge about the value of its ecosystems.


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Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation
PO Box 17943
Missoula, Montana 59808

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We Need Your Support

The Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation is a member-based organization composed of individuals and organizations who share a passion for the education and restoration of unique high-mountain ecosystems. Membership is open to anyone. Your donation directly supports our mission to advance the restoration of whitebark pine and other high-elevation, five-needle white pine forests!

Members receive exclusive benefits to include a digital subscription to the Nutcracker Notes journal, a vote in WPEF board and special elections, and invitation to the annual members meeting. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, WPEF membership dues and additional donations are tax deductible in the U.S. The membership cycle runs on a calendar year (Jan. 1–Dec. 31). There is also an option to auto-renew your membership on a yearly basis.

Note: The Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation of Canada (WPEFC) maintains a separate membership program for its organization. If you wish to join as a member of the Canadian affiliate, please visit the WPEFC membership web page to complete the sign up.

WPEF Membership Form

If you would prefer, please complete the membership form and mail with a check made payable to the Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation to:

P.O. Box 17943
Missoula, MT 59808

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