Our mission is to bring about the restoration of the American Chestnut tree as a prominent part of Georgia forests.

We work with the National American Chestnut Foundation by assisting their propagation efforts, by promoting public awareness through education and by supporting the scientific research efforts of TACF directed at restoring the great American Chestnut. Find out how you can help.

We are recognized as the fastest chapter formation in The American Chestnut Foundation.



Find out about our organization, mission, our methods, and the results of our decades of advocacy.

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Latest News

2016 Annual Meeting – Saturday, April 9th

Register here: www.gatacf.eventbrite.com The GA-TACF annual meeting is an exciting opporunity to learn more about American chestnut restoration research in Georgia and national restoration efforts! Attendees will hear research presentations from Georgia scientists as well as from nationally recognized plant geneticist William Powell, who leads ground-breaking transgenic work with blight-resistant chestnuts at SUNY College of Environmental […]

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Check out the latest edition of The Sprout!

The newest edition of the Georgia Chapter newsletter is now available online!  Click the link below to view the e-Newsletter and read about the latest news of GA-TACF. The Sprout – Summer 2015

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Upcoming Events


GA Chapter Annual Meeting

All are welcome to attend the GA-TACF annual meeting on Saturday, May 5 from 9:00AM - 2:00PM at Reinhardt University in Waleska, GA. This is an exciting opportunity to learn about the most up-to-date American chestnut restoration research in Georgia and national restoration efforts. Attendees will […]