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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Register Now for 5-Needle Pine Webinar in Dec 2021

Longtime WPEF board member Michael Murray and new board member Michael Kauffmann are part of a...

October 29, 2021
Free Community Webinar- High Five Pines and the Communities they Bind

As part of the H5II Conference, we will open our doors (virtually) to our larger community...

September 29, 2021
H5II Conference- Register Now!

It’s Time to Register- while there is still room! We have a great program with opportunities...

September 24, 2021
WPEF Statement on Prosposed Threatened Species Status Listing Under the ESA

On December 2, 2020, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service published the proposal to list whitebark...

January 22, 2021
Watch “Ghost Forests” on Montana PBS

A hike during the 2019 Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation Conference bookends a new film on whitebark...

January 13, 2021
US Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes Threatened Species Status for Whitebark Pine

Today, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed that whitebark pine should be listed as a...

December 1, 2020
WPEF Canada Seeking Executive Director & Seed Orchard Coordinator

Interested in whitebark and limber pine? You could join the Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation of Canada...

November 29, 2020
Whitebark Pine Restoration at The Yellowstone Club

Here at Yellowstone Club we are working toward promoting whitebark pine where we can. We have...

October 29, 2020
Slowly but Surely: Recovery for Alberta’s Whitebark and Limber Pine

Jodie Krakowski, Alberta Agriculture and Forestry Nothing says “whitebark and limber pine restoration” like grunting up a...

October 28, 2020
2021 Forest Health Protection WBP Request for Proposals

The US Forest Service, Forest Health Protection is requesting proposals for projects that enhance or restore...

October 27, 2020
Virtual Auction

The WPEF Virtual Annual Whitebark Pine Science and Management Conference is coming up on September 16,...

August 29, 2020
Melissa Jenkins, WPEF BOD Secretary, Retires from the USFS

In a true testament to the mark Melissa Jenkins has left on the world of whitebark...

July 31, 2020