Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news for the week, and things we think are cool or interesting.
This week: Using drones to plant a billion trees; a marijuana grow operation uncovered in a PA forest; an $800K timber yard fire; BC declares state of emergency due to forest fires; and going from tree to house using basic tools.
This Drone Startup Has An Ambitious (Crazy) Plan To Plant 1 Billion Trees A Year
‘Largest ever’ marijuana grow operation in a state forest uncovered
Police declare $800k Launceston timber yard fire ‘deliberately lit’
Canada province British Columbia declares state of emergency as forest fires spread
From Tree to House With Basic Tools
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