Posts by Chris Gustin

Friday Five: Forestry News for February 16, 2018

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories: Virginia Tech foresters host Timberbeast competition roanoke.com B.C. logging truck driver saves moose calf from snowbank terracestandard.com New Super Wood Beats Metals in Feats of Strength smithsonianmag.com Japanese companies turn to … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for February 9, 2018

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories: Newark will soon be home to one of the country’s largest timber buildings ny.curbed.com Forest fire risk assessment using hotspot analysis in GIS geospatialworld.net The Trees That Sail to Sea hakaimagazine.com … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for February 2, 2018

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories: Georgia’s Little Amazon gardenandgun.com Twigs, buds, bark help identify trees in winter myajc.com First New Species of Temperate Conifer Tree Discovered in More Than a Decade news.nationalgeographic.com Police trying to find … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for January 26, 2018

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories: Clearing trees from I-95 in Georgia will make roads safer, DOT says jacksonville.com Georgia Forestry Foundation launches new brand ajc.com British firm tackles plastic waste problem with timber substitute packagingnews.co.uk Search … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for January 19, 2018

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories: For Georgia’s Crops, Cold Weather Has Been a Mixed Blessing usnews.com How much money does forestry contribute to Georgia’s economy? bizjournals.com Wolves spotted on trail cameras in Mt. Hood National Forest … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for January 12, 2018

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories: US hits record for costly weather disasters: $306 billion fox17online.com New Orleans is getting 300 public fruit trees for its birthday nola.com Dead trees are alive with fungi sciencedaily.com University of … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for January 5, 2018

Happy first post of the New Year! Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories: How mass timber can help architects rethink “basic services” archpaper.com Danger in the Colorado Forests 5280.com Giant star snatched from top of Boise’s tree … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for December 29, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories: Trying to protect California Redwoods from too much love cbsnews.com Gravity-Defying Villagers Risk Their Lives for Christmas Trees news.nationalgeographic.com Bamboo not a tree: Indian Parliament passes Bill amending Forest Act thehindu.com … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for December 22, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories: Thomas fire could become largest on record in California latimes.com Competitive ax-throwing has officially come to D.C. washingtonpost.com Ancient Tree Structure Is Like a Forest unto Itself scientificamerican.com How the forest … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for December 15, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories: Arizona regulators explore ramping up use of forest biomass for power azdailysun.com Microsoft reveals renderings for its new Silicon Valley timber campus upgrade archpaper.com Conservationists boost logging to restore national forests … Read more…