This is a short film produced for the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO).  It was produced by High Plains Films and was originally shown at the 2014 IUFRO World Congress in Salt Lake City, Utah.  The film highlights the unique and diverse forests that abound in the United States, and addresses the important role of scientific research in protecting and stewarding those forests into the future.  The film was made in conjunction with the United States Forsest Service Research and Development.