“Stewards of the Forest”: Alison Brooks in Pennsylvania

In the latest feature by the American Hardwood Export Council, Alison Brooks takes us on a captivating journey through the sustainable natural landscape that produces her favorite timber.

Tracing the provenance of the American black cherry tree, frequently specified Alison’s projects for its rich, dark grain, Alison shares a conversation with journalist Fred Pearce amidst the cathedral-like environment of the Allegheny National Forest in western Pennsylvania.

”Stewards of The Forest: Stories of the people behind the diverse naturally regenerated hardwood forests of the eastern United States” by Fred Pearce.

Declan Walker