CDC - America's First Forest Documentary Film

Date: Thursday, November 16
Time: 2:00 pm
Cost: Free
Register online or call 518-622-9820 x0
Location: Agroforestry Resource Center, Acra, NY

The Agroforestry Center in Cairo is screening of America's First Forest. See the first full-length, in-depth documentary film ever made about legendary forester and educator Carl Schenck and his conservation legacy – the Biltmore Forest School.


Biltmore Forestry Students

America’s First Forest explores how, at a critical time, an extraordinary group of men converged at the magnificent Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina, By introducing scientific forest management to America and establishing the Biltmore Forest School, the nation’s first forestry school, German forester Carl Schenck helped launch the forest conservation movement. This amazing story is told through America’s First Forest, a new documentary film.

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