Friday Five: Forestry News for March 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: How forest fires play an essential role in natural life cycles of plants, wildlife accuweather.com Tree at Mount Vernon, linked to George Washington, felled in storm washingtonpost.com Wood chip heating fuel … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for March 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: Louisiana lands $115M sawmill in timber country thenewsstar.com Timber screens shield glass house from summer sun newatlas.com Growing Duke forest today.duke.edu Why do some male trees turn female? washingtonpost.com A rare … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for February 23, 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: Plant The Right Tree In The Right Place This Spring wltz.com Drone Technology Making Forestry Faster, Safer, More Efficient sustainablebrands.com In Pyeongchang, Trees Get Help To Resist The Wind npr.org For … Read more…

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…