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State Forestry Updates

  • The smell of pine trees may play important...
    The fresh smell of pine trees is well-loved, featured in scented candles and dangling car fresheners...
  • Traveling trees follow shifts in temperature
    “You are a snail. You are a plant. You like where you are. The temperature's right. It suits...
  • Why do cities continue to water trees in a...
    While it may seem counter-intuitive to water trees during a drought, trees are often key to a sufficient...
  • Joint landscape restoration project to...
    The United States Department of Agriculture Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment Robert...
  • The Amazon releasing carbon into the...
    Recent studies show that drought in the Amazon increases the release of carbon into the atmosphere....
  • Climate change spurs root rot outbreaks
    A recent study by the Washington State Academy of Sciences predicts that laminated root rot, a native...