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Planting and Care of Tree Seedlings [fact sheet]
Your seedlings have the best chances for survival if you plant them as soon after purchase as possible. Store newly purchased seedlings in a cool…
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Establishing the Christmas Tree Plantation
The difference between a successful and unsuccessful Christmas tree farm depends on site, soil type, customer preferences, possible sales methods,…
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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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Sample Timber Sale Contract
Each timber sale is unique, so provisions of each contract may vary. Licensed foresters are experienced in writing sound timber sale…
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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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NHBugs: Protecting Trees And Forests [website]
Visit NHBugs.org Through a partnership with New Hampshire Deparment of Agriculture, Markets & Food, New Hampshire Forests &  Lands, APHIS…
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Forestry Field Notes
A field note is a periodic report from "the field," based on observation and experience. If you have a field…
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Storm Damage and Natural Disturbance
Forests are dynamic ecosystems shaped by human and natural disturbances. While we may carefully tend and manage our forests to meet our objectives, a…
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Guide to New Hampshire Timber Harvesting Laws
New Hampshire has laws and regulations designed to encourage responsible timber harvesting and minimize environmental impact of logging. Landowners,…
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Residual Stand Damage Workshop Proceedings
Held on August 16, 2001, the residual stand damage workshop focused on the impact of residual stand damage to forest health and vigor; the economic…
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North Country Community Master Plans and the Forest Resource
Master plans were assessed in 1993 and recommendations made as to how communities could incorporate forestry considerations into their planning.…
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The Wood Energy Challenge: Researching the Potential for New or Expanded Low-Grade Wood Resource Markets in NH While Facing the Forest Damage Caused by the January 1998 Ice Storm
Describes the potential for maintaining or expanding existing low-grade wood markets in New Hampshire and identifies new markets for low-grade wood.…
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Proceedings for Tree Investment Workshop, 1999
Compiled in 1999 this document includes papers about the financial aspects of tree growth and yield.
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Using Fire to Control Invasive Plants: What’s New, What Works in the Northeast 2003 Workshop Proceedings
A symposium, Using Fire to Control Invasive Plants: What’s New, What Works in the Northeast?, was held on January 24, 2003. Researchers and fire…
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Northern Red Oak Regeneration: Biology and Silviculture
Acknowledgments  This paper is the result of independent study conducted under the supervision of Dr. Richard Weyrick at the UNH's Dept. of…
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Moving Toward Sustainable Forestry: Lessons From Old Growth Forests
The 6th Eastern Old Growth Forest Conference The 2004 conference was dedicated to furthering the scientific understanding and conservation of old…
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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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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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2001 Workshop Proceedings Forest Measurements for Natural Resource Professionals
A Workshop Series on Forest Measurements for Natural Resource Professionals was held in the fall of 2001. These proceedings were prepared as a…
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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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