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State Forestry Updates

  • First National Wildfire Preparedness Day:...
    The first National Wildfire Community Preparedness Day, sponsored by the National Fire Protection...
  • Crooked trees in the north
    Permafrost is permanently frozen ground – but shifts in climate is causing much of that ground to...
  • Study shows consequences of warming climate...
    “Climate change information is often presented at scales that are hard to digest,” said...
  • Using fire to push pines into new territory
    Can flamethrowers help trees migrate?  Recently, the Nature Conservancy set fire to a 20-acre field...
  • 98.8% of studied North American trees to...
    Higher temperatures, altered precipitation patterns, and longer growing seasons predicted for the future...
  • Out with the new, in with the old: USDA...
    Supporting President Obama’s Climate Action Plan goal of preserving the role of forests in...