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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H5II Conference Early Registration Opening Soon!

Love whitebark pine, bristlecone pine, the steep mountaintops of the Rockies and Sierras? Then this is...

January 29, 2020
Way Back Whitebark – 1994

Prescribed Fire and Silvicultural Treatments in Declining Whitebark Pine Stands In and Around Snow Bowl Ski...

December 20, 2019
Way Back Whitebark-March 1994

Pruning Whitebark Pine to Reduce Blister Rust May Not Be Recommended By Cathy Stewart and John Schwandt This...

November 27, 2019
Seedling Request

Dr. Danielle Ulrich is a new faculty member and plant physiological ecologist in the Ecology department...

November 26, 2019
Sorcerer Lodge certified as first Canadian Whitebark Pine Friendly Ski Area

Sorcerer Lodge, near Golden, British Columbia, was certified as the first Canadian Whitebark Pine Friendly Ski...

November 22, 2019
2019 Conference: Pablo, MT, September 13-14, 2019

The Far View from the Mountaintops: Meshing Past and Present Whitebark Pine Science, Management, & Cultural...

November 22, 2019
Way Back Whitebark- November 1993

Aerial Surveys of Whitebark Pine: Possible Tool for Broad Scale Landscape Analysis by Beth Hodder This article appeared...

October 30, 2019
2020 Whitebark Pine Student Research Grant RFP

Request for Proposals for the 2020 Whitebark Pine Student Research Grant The mission1 of the Whitebark Pine...

October 30, 2019
Successful annual WPEF Science and Management Meeting Held in Pablo, Montana

The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes (CSKT) and the Salish Kootenai College (SKC) were the hosts...

September 30, 2019
Way Back Whitebark – March 1994

Effects of Blister Rust on Post-fire Regeneration of Whitebark Pine: Case History--the Sundance Burn   By Diana F....

September 30, 2019
Way Back Whitebark

The Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation was established as a nonprofit organization in 2001. However, some of...

April 26, 2019
Genetics of Five-needle Pines and Rusts of Forest Trees: An IUFRO joint conference

Conference: July 22-26, 2019 Extended field trip: July 26-29, 2019 [caption id="attachment_16630" align="alignnone" width="300"] Stalactiform Rust branch[/caption] IUFRO Sections...

March 8, 2019