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State Forestry Updates

  • New studies show that trees actually grow...
    "It's as if, on your favorite sports team, you find out the star players are a bunch of 90-year...
  • New scale for rating ice storms
    While tornadoes have the Fujita scale and hurricanes the Saffir-Simpson scale, the “Sperry-Piltz...
  • NJ dealing with southern pine beetle...
    In an infestation that scientists say is almost certainly a consequence of global warming, the southern...
  • World Bank announces sustainable forests...
    The World Bank has announced the launch of a $280 million BioCarbon Fund Initiative, titled '...
  • Trees are more important than ever
    The amount of carbon dioxide emitted into the atmosphere in 2013 is expected to hit a new high of 36...
  • Research finds sleepy trees
    Since warmer winters can be expected as the climate changes, the spring development phase for many...