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State Forestry Updates

  • Congress sends farm bill to White House
    The Senate sent a $289 billion farm bill to the White House on Thursday, defying President George W....
  • Forest Service announces new Director of...
    Forest Service Chief Abigail Kimbell announced the appointment of Tom Peterson as the Director of Forest...
  • Florida fires fueled by growth, development
    Experts said the fires reported in Brevard County that have burned roughly 10,000 acres — or more than...
  • Study measures value of state forests'...
    A $70,000 peer-reviewed study by researchers from the Univeristy of Maryland aims to better inform the...
  • NOAA chief urges creating National Climate...
    Conrad C. Lautenbacher, head of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the federal agency...
  • Number of mid-Atlantic forest owners...
    Officials in PA, MD and VA report that the number of private citizens owning forestland in the...