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State Forestry Updates

  • Urban trees may do more than you think
    A recent state-by-state study finds that U.S. urban trees store carbon and provide billions in economic...
  • National Arbor Day is April 26
    Everyone has a favorite tree – a source of fun, shade or solace when we just need a quiet place....
  • What is the value of a tree?
    After more than 20 years of research, David Nowak, who heads USFS’s Northeastern research unit,...
  • More research shows trees decrease stress
    New research out of Edinburgh supports the idea that spending time in green spaces with trees reduces...
  • Pittsburgh sees green in street trees
    Using i-Tree software to calculate the value of their street trees, Pittsburgh has found that urban...
  • Northern forests likely to see an early...
    The yearly south-to-north wave of spring green may begin weeks earlier due to continually warming...