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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 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 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 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…

Friday Five: Forestry News for December 1, 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: That perfect Christmas tree will be harder to find, pricier this year usatoday.com UGA recommend best Georgia nut-producing trees henryherald.com Forest Service regional team uses high tech for post-fire work in … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for November 24, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news for the week, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories for the week: The lumber industry looks to respond to the rise of mass timber archpaper.com New York’s First Timber Buildings In Over A Century Break Ground In … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for November 17, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news for the week, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories for the week: Trees for Troops program in Athens area helps military families at Christmas onlineathens.com Illinois DNR warns landowners about higher timber market kwqc.com Increasingly Mechanized Logging … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for November 10, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news for the week, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories for the week: Weyerhaeuser Pulls Out of Joint Venture building-products.com What those who know about chopping wood think of UGA’s ‘keep chopping’ motto onlineathens.com Viewfinders unveil Tennessee fall … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for November 3, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news for the week, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories for the week: CatchMark Closes $43.3 Million Acquisition of 14,923 Acres of Prime Timberlands near Southeast Georgia Coast markets.businessinsider.com B.C.’s lumber trade suffers in wake of vicious summer … Read more…