Little Beaver Creek Land Foundation
Location: Columbiana City, Ohio
Research: Little Beaver Creek Reforestation Project
Abstract: The Little Beaver Creek Land Foundation and partners are proposing to complete the reforestation of a section of abandoned mine land on the North Fork of the Little Beaver Creek. Conservation goals of the project include reducing sedimentation and erosion, reducing habitat fragmentation, creating wildlife habitat, improving carbon sequestration, and reestablishing an eradicated tree species, the American chestnut.