Department of Agriculture to invest nearly $10 million in reforestation initiatives

Feb. 24 (UPI) — The United States Department of Agriculture is investing almost $10 million in forest nursery and seed partnerships for reforestation.

“These investments help build capacity across public and private lands to meet mounting reforestation demands,” the department said in a press release Friday announcing the funding, which will be allocated under the 2021 Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.