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Thursday, May 28, 2015
With support from the USDA Forest Service State & Private Forestry competitive grant program, the New Mexico State Forestry Division is achieving goals outlined in its Forest Action Plan. The devastation experienced following a destructive wildfire can be felt long after the flames have died down and the fire crews...
Thursday, May 28, 2015
A leading coalition of forest owners, wood suppliers and manufacturers of pulp and paper goods announced today the creation of Biomass101.org, a clearinghouse for scientifically sound information on carbon-neutral bioenergy.  Biomass101 is an effort jointly produced by the American Forest & Paper Association, American...
Thursday, May 28, 2015
The U.S. Forest Service announced Tuesday more than $1.9 million in Community Forest Program grants to support local communities and preserve community forests across the United States. The Community Forest Program provides financial assistance grants to local governments, tribes and qualified nonprofit organizations...
Thursday, May 28, 2015
During the Memorial Day weekend, as part of a month-long string of weather incidents, deadly storms struck parts of Texas and Oklahoma dumping record rainfall and causing torrential flooding.  Thousands of homes were damaged or destroyed, bridges and roads were washed out, the fourth-largest city in the U.S. was brought to...
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Today the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Army Corps of Engineers released a final rule defining waters of the United States (WOTUS), which sets the bounds of federal jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act. In November, NASF provided comment to the agencies on the proposed rule and Arkansas State Forester...
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Today the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Army Corps of Engineers released a final rule defining waters of the United States (WOTUS), which sets the bounds of federal jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act. In November, NASF provided comment to the agencies on the proposed rule and Arkansas State Forester...
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Hundreds of Montana’s small private landowners are utilizing the Montana Department of Natural Resources’ fuel reduction grant program to protect their woods from harm. The program offers a 50 percent cost-share to landowners wanting to make their forested lands more fire resistant and healthier. “People are starting to...
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
With the official start of summer about a month away and the threat of wildfires already extreme, state and federal agencies remind people who head outdoors to be responsible. The Tonto National Forest, Bureau of Land Management, Arizona State Forestry Division and Game and Fish have joined forces to remind outdoors...
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
With the official start of summer about a month away and the threat of wildfires already extreme, state and federal agencies remind people who head outdoors to be responsible. The Tonto National Forest, Bureau of Land Management, Arizona State Forestry Division and Game and Fish have joined forces to remind outdoors...
Thursday, May 21, 2015
With the start of the summer travel and camping season this Memorial Day Weekend, Connecticut residents are being asked to help prevent the introduction and spread of destructive wood pests, like the Asian Longhorned Beetle (ALB), by buying and burning firewood near their vacation or camping destination. The ALB is...

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