Attend Our Virtual Expedition
Archangel Ancient Tree Archive is teaming up with the CNN #CallToEarth Day to bring you an event like no other.
Join us on November 10, 2021, for a Virtual Expedition and Celebration of our 25th Anniversary.
Get an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at a collecting expedition and our propagating operations. Meet our team, and even fellow tree-lovers from around the world!
What is the most important action you can take to make a difference right now?
Learn about all the other ways you can get involved.
Help Reach Our 2021 25th Anniversary Goal
Each dollar you donate will be matched 1:1 up to $100,000
$224,000 Raised So Far
Help reach the $1,000,000 goal!
Make a Donation
Be Part of this Success Story!
Help the project that collects genetics from the oldest and largest known trees, and then replants to improve global forests.
The Archangel Mission
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We propagate the world’s most important old growth trees before they are gone.
Archive the genetics of ancient trees in living libraries around the world for the future.
Reforest the Earth with the offspring of Champion Trees to provide beneficial ecosystem services including outstanding sequestering of carbon dioxide – essentially a global warming solution.
We’re already making a difference. Your help is needed for a larger impact.
Become A Fundraiser
Become a fundraiser to help us collect, clone, archive the genetics, and replant these important trees for future generations. Help reach the milestone that will allow us to expand our mission.
Set an achievable – but ambitious – fundraising goal at first. Then increase it as your fundraising efforts take off.
• Donate to your own fundraiser – lead by example.
• Invite your people to visit your page and make a contribution.
• Share your page on social media to expand your and our impact.
We’re always on the hunt for new Champions to add to our archive, so when we hear that there is an ancient Coastal Redwood stump that is still alive, we undoubtedly find time in our expedition schedule for a visit.
Explore Our Work
Founder David Milarch calls Archangel Ancient Tree Archive the “most hopeful project on the planet.” Learn how the work Archangel does helps restore old-growth forests across the world.
A new report from CBS News looks at the aftermath of the 2020 California wildfires. It's not looking good for redwoods. Archangel is redoubling our efforts to save them. "Unless we stop warming the planet, these wildfires will continue to grow exponentially. And these...
9&10 News, a local tv station that serves northern Michigan, filed a terrific story about Archangel.