W. Alton Jones Foundation

Sustainable World Program

1998 Grants for Maintaining Biodiversity in the Southeastern United States

Southern Appalachian Forest Coalition
Asheville, NC $75,000
To build scientific understanding within the media and business communities about forest conservation challenges in the U.S. southeast.

Southern Environmental Law Center
Charlottesville, VA $100,000
To obtain permanent protection for key ecological systems within the five million acres of Southern Appalachia's national forests.


Rev. 99.06.07
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