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International Paper launches forest preservation plan

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MEMPHIS (WTOC) - International Paper Co. has a plan to protect endangered forests in key paper producing areas in the Coastal Empire area.

The Memphis-based company and Dogwood Alliance , a forest conservation group, announced the plan. They will map forests around International Paper's southeastern operations and identify endangered forests or areas where conservation of national resources is critical to environmental health.

A pilot project will begin at the mill in Regelwood, N.C.

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