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Oak Issues in Southeastern NC

Recently, Extension agents and specialists have been receiving calls from folks in southeastern NC regarding oak trees dying or …

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Upcoming ForestHer Workshops

RALEIGH, N.C. (July 8, 2019) – Women landowners and natural resource professionals interested in learning more about management and …

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Is Reforestation a Profitable Investment?

Historically, reforestation has been a strong long-term investment for landowners. This publication assesses the pine reforestation investment based on …

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Upcoming Pollinator Workshops

Are you interested in implementing conservation practices such as establishing pollinator habitat on your land? We’re hosting two workshops this …

Recent Publications related to Forest Resources

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Selection and Care of Living Christmas Trees

One of the more enjoyable Christmas traditions is to replant a living Christmas tree into …

18 hours agoChristmas Tree Notes
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Wildlife and Forest Stewardship

Developing forestland to continually produce timber and provide wildlife habitat requires an active management plan. …

2 days agoWoodland Owner Notes
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Invasive Plants and Your Forests

This publication describes invasive plants in North Carolina and provides landowners with information on prevention, …

2 weeks agoHealthy Forests

Life Cycle Assessment: Description and Methodology

This publication reviews methodology for environmental impact assessment and describes an example.

2 weeks ago

Carbon Accounting: Description and Methodology

This publication discusses issues related to global climate change and the process of carbon accounting.

2 weeks ago

Soil pH Management for Fraser Fir Christmas Tree Production

This publication offers a discussion on how to lime Fraser fir Christmas trees. Fraser fir …

11/6/19SoilFacts
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Managing Backyards and Other Urban Habitats for Birds

This publication describes how homeowners can create backyards and other urban habitats that attract a …

10/24/19Urban Wildlife
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How to Hire a Tree Care Professional

Proper tree care is an important part of a homeowner's investment. This publication guides consumers …

10/21/19