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State Forestry Updates

  • Municipal Forestry Institute offers week-...
    The Municipal Forestry Institute (MFI) is offering a week-long intensive educational program that...
  • 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...
  • Volunteers crucial to maintaining urban...
    An article by Philp Silva in The Nature of Cities reminds us that the cost of planting thousands of...
  • Arkansas faces nearly a hundred wildfires in...
    1,461 acres were burned between Saturday and Monday in Arkansas due to high wind, low humidity, and mild...
  • New scale for rating ice storms
    While tornadoes have the Fujita scale and hurricanes the Saffir-Simpson scale, the “Sperry-Piltz...
  • House Natural Resources Committee holds...
    The House Natural Resources Committee held a hearing Tuesday, January 14, to examine the Administration...