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Sal, CFPA's Spokes-Salamander
Donate now to the CFPA 2020 Annual Fund and protect the forests that blue-spotted salamanders like Sal call home. Click to learn more about Sal!
... and maybe Save Taxes. You can make a difference protecting trails and forests from the impact of climate driven super storms.
A hiking group from Trails Day.
This past December we celebrated 12 of our biggest successes in 2019. Celebrate with us!
Dennis Johnston in his 800 mile vest.
Have you heard about the Blue Trail Challenge? Meet Dennis Johnston and hear about his journey on the trails.
Windham Students study tadpoles at Goodwin Forest.
Wondering what CFPA was up to in 2019? Check out some of the accomplishments from last year-- all thanks to dedicated supporters and volunteers like you!
Learn about the history behind CFPA's Blue-Blazed Hiking Trails and why forests are so important in mitigating the effects of climate change.