Massachusetts Woodlands Institute

Welcome to the Massachusetts Woodlands Institute.

The Massachusetts Woodlands Institute (MWI) is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization with a mission to (a) maintain the environment and character of the woodlands of Massachusetts; (b) conserve and enhance forest resources; and (c) foster community economic development. A subsidiary of the Franklin Land Trust.

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In collaboration with the MA Department of Conservation and Recreation (MA DCR), MWI is participating in MA DCR's Working Forest Initiative. MWI is coordinating landowner cost-share and outreach for the Forest Stewardship Program and for the pilot Foresters for the Birds program. For resources and more information about these and the other Working forest Initiative programs, see our Projects page or the links below.

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