As development nibbles into state forests, environmentalists in Annapolis push for stronger tree replacement.
Since the Clinton years, the Forest Service has undergone a great deal of change.
The National Wild Turkey Federation and Louisiana-Pacific Corporation have teamed up to create an exciting new partnership aimed at promoting active forest management for the health and benefit of the nation’s forests, as well as for the wildlife and people who enjoy them.
Nearly one in every 14 standing trees in Colorado forests is dead, and the possibility of even more in Summit County could come as early as this summer.
Despite being the second-most urbanized state, Rhode Island remains more than 50 percent forested.
Every year, a few hunters hunting on WMAs will arrive to their stand location only to realize that their favorite tree to hang a stand in has been removed by a logging operation during the summer.
The Chambers County Forestry Planning Committee hosted Chambers County School Teachers at the Farmers Federation Building where eighteen teachers from Chambers County Board Of Education, Lanett City Schools, Springwood School and invited guests were in attendance.
Over the last seven years, the number of dead standing trees in Colorado forests increased almost 30 percent, to an estimated 834 million trees – or nearly one in every 14 standing trees.
Making every dollar count: leveraging federal investments in land management to benefit local communities
Chelsea McIver provided this investment study about how the “benefit to local communities” consideration in the 2012 Appropriations Committee is working in practice.
The Kootenai National Forest in northwestern Montana has been selected to provide the 2017 U.S. Capitol Christmas tree.
In California’s Sierras and around the world, extreme drought and rising temperatures are killing trees and threatening the viability of forests.
Whitefish High School and middle school will benefit from two grants and a donation totaling $50,000.
Late winter, from February through early March, is the best time to prune most trees.
Forest-driven water and energy cycles are poorly integrated into regional, national, continental and global decision-making on climate change adaptation, mitigation, land use and water management.
Timber harvest in Oregon is not just a random event, but is driven by the complexities of examining the forest and determining which trees to harvest and when they should be harvested.
Thanks to the Arizona Cardinals scoring 51 touchdowns this season, Salt River Project will plant 5,100 trees to help restore National Forests in Arizona destroyed by fire through the SRP Trees for Touchdowns promotion.
The Southwestern Crown of the Continent Collaborative and the Flathead, Helena-Lewis and Clark and Lolo National Forests received the 2016 Forest Service Chief’s Award for Sustaining Forests and Grasslands through the Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program (CFLRP).
Extreme fire events are being reported around the world, in some cases involving substantial loss of life and property.
Now entering its fifth year, the Flagstaff Watershed Protection Project, or FWPP, is poised for a major ramp-up in forest thinning activities in 2017.
Even small forests across the United States work to provide “ecosystem services”—non-monetary benefits like clean water, clean air, carbon sequestration, hunting, fishing, and yes—recreation for children.