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  • Wildlife Habitat

    Published on February 14, 2018

    Habitat is a warm, fuzzy idea. However, specific management practices have important aspects that are not necessarily so. What makes a good woodland habitat?

  • Fun facts about pine cones

    Published on December 29, 2017

    Aside from their decorating uses, pinecones play an important role in nature. Like all plant parts, they have a very specific function in the plant world.

  • Oak wilt and other wonders

    Published on November 29, 2017

    Forests are under constant threat from current pests, and more pests are always on the horizon; forest owners and those interested in forests can help reduce negative impacts by learning about forest health issues.

  • All-season trees: River birch

    Published on October 27, 2017

    All-season trees like river birch provide interest to your landscape by changing colors throughout all four seasons.

  • All-season trees: Paperbark maple

    Published on October 17, 2017

    All-season trees like paperbark maple provide interest to your landscape by changing colors throughout all four seasons.

  • All-season trees: Sargent Cherry

    Published on October 11, 2017

    All-season trees like Sargent Cherry provide interest to your landscape by changing colors throughout all four seasons.

  • Carpenter ants nesting in trees and homes

    Published on October 5, 2017

    Carpenter ants in trees and houses are an indicator of a moisture and decay problem. Locating the problem gives you opportunity to act.

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