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Recent Publications related to Forest Resources

Recreational Forest Trails: Plan for Success

This publication explores proven ways to plan, construct and interpret various types of recreational forest …

10 hours agoWoodland Owner Notes
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Songbirds (and Woodpeckers)

This publication describes the habitat, cover, food, water habits and home range of various songbird …

10 hours agoWorking With Wildlife
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Protecting and Retaining Trees: A Guide for Municipalities and Counties in North Carolina

Learn how communities across North Carolina can protect and retain trees. This guide is based …

6 days ago
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Low-Cost Habitat Improvements

The smaller habitats that abound on private lands and in many backyards can be enhanced …

7 days agoWorking With Wildlife

Producing Firewood From Your Woodlot

Producing firewood from a woodlot can be an excellent forest management opportunity. Properly marked and …

1 week agoWoodland Owner Notes

Developing Successful Tree Ordinances

This publication discusses how communities use tree ordinances as tools to protect trees, preserve green …

1 week ago
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Cutting at Financial Maturity: Maximizing the Economic Return of Your Woodland

Woodland owners harvest trees for financial and personal reasons. Deciding when is the optimal time …

1 week agoWoodland Owner Notes
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Woodscaping Your Woodlands

Improving small woodlands is a step-by-step process. This publication will help wooodland owners become familiar …

1 week ago