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Ice Resistant Tree Populations
Tree Features Influencing Ice Storm Susceptibility A number of characteristics increase a tree species’ susceptibility to ice storms: “included”…
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Identifying Trees and Shrubs in New Hampshire
Our latest count shows 86 native tree species in New Hampshire. The exact number is hard to determine because some are rare, some are mostly found as…
Forestry, Natural Resources, Yard & Garden Natural Resources
Implementing Uneven-aged Management in New England. Is It Practical? 2006 Workshop Proceedings
In 2006, presenters revisited some of the key factors that define uneven-aged management and looked at how it is being implemented in our major…
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Income Tax Information for New Hampshire Woodlot Owners
Tax law is complex. These references should help landowners and land managers navigate federal income tax law as it relates to income from woodlots.…
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Invasive Plants
What is an invasive plant? An invasive plant is one that is not native to a particular ecosystem, whose introduction does or is likely to cause…
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Landowner Goals and Objectives (short version)
This form is intended to be used by forest landowners who want to develop a forest stewardship plan. Your forest stewardship plan considers the…
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Landowner Goals Assessment Form (long version)
This form is intended to be used by forest landowners who want to develop a forest stewardship plan. Filling out this form will help clarify your…
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Landscape Trees and Their Susceptibility to Invasive Insects
In recent years several exotic insects have either entered NH or are nearby on our doorsteps  Native plants have no natural defenses against…
Landscape Installation & Maintenance, Agriculture & Gardens, Forestry, Natural Resources, Speaking for Wildlife, NH Bugs Agriculture & Gardens, Natural Resources
Large Tree Pruning and Care
(Adapted from the Nebraska Forest Service with permission). Storm damage to large trees can cause many problems. These problems can exist…
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Legacy Planning Stories: How Landowners "Like Me" Are Ensuring the Future of their Land
A collection of stories about fellow landowners like you, the legacies they are creating, and how they are planning for the future of their land.…
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List of New Hampshire Native Trees
Our latest count shows 86 native tree species in New Hampshire. The exact number is hard to state because some species are more commonly found in a…
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Log-Making
Preparing logs for the market is one of the most important value-added processes on a logging operation. Attention is needed towards…
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Major New Hampshire Species and Their Uses
Hardwoods Sugar Maple Wood is heavy, strong and takes stain and polish well. Products: furniture, flooring, woodenware, toys, syrup. Red…
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Managing Riparian Forests
Introduction In recent years we’ve shifted our focus from single species, single stand management to an emphasis on larger ecological communities…
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Managing White Pine in a New Millennium 2003 Workshop Proceedings
Managing White Pine in a New Millennium held on October 9 and 10, 2003 was a  2-day symposium for foresters to disseminate the latest research and…
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Managing Wood Ashes
An average cord of wood, depending on the combustion efficiency and wood type, will yield approximately 20 pounds of ashes, the equivalent of one…
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Manchester: A City of Trees A Survey of Street Trees in Manchester, New Hampshire
Introduction During 1997, the New Hampshire Community Tree Steward Program, in partnership with Manchester Parks and Recreation Department,…
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Maple Setup and Guidelines
How does vacuum and atmospheric pressure affect the sap run? Examples of Tree Pressures and sap flow.
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Maple Sugaring Tips for Beginners and Backyard Maple Sugar Producers
All native maples can be tapped for sap. Sap runs with cold nights in the 20’s, daytime 40’s. Expect 8-10 runs during the season. During each run,…
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Methods for Disposing Non-Native Invasive Plants
Prepared by the Invasives Species Outreach Group, volunteers interested in helping people control invasive plants. Assistance provided by the…
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