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Common Pests of New Hampshire's Trees and Forests
A collection of fact sheets for common insects and diseases of New Hampshire's trees and the forests of the Northeast. Insects and diseases can…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources
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…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources, Yard & Garden Natural Resources
Arbor Day and Forest Conservation Week
"Arbor" means "trees"...and Arbor Day is a day dedicated to trees. Many think of it as the "tree planting" holiday, but…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Ice Resistant Tree Populations
Tree Features Influencing Ice Storm Susceptibility A number of characteristics increase a tree species’ susceptibility to ice storms: “included”…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Large Tree Pruning and Care
Recommendations for caring for large trees with storm damage. (Adapted from the Nebraska Forest Service with permission).
Yard & Garden, Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources
Pruning Storm Damaged Trees
Caring for damaged trees.
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources
The Tree Work Contract
A contract is the key to preventing misunderstandings and assuring the work is performed to the standards you expect. Most companies have their own…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Tree Owner’s Manual for the Northeastern and Midwestern United States
A publication of the US Forest Service.
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
New Hampshire Arborists Association
Find a Certified Arborist NHAA Certified Arborists are up to date on the latest in arboricultural technology and knowledgeable of acceptable…
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Selecting an Arborist
Hiring an arborist deserves careful consideration. A qualified arborist will do tree work properly and safely, but an unqualified person may further…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources
Resources for Loggers
Loggers cut and remove trees from the woods. They have specialized skills and equipment and work in hazardous situations. New Hampshire has about 1,…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources
Buy Local Wood from New Hampshire Sawmills
Directory of sawmills and lumber yards: where to purchase local wood Directory of portable sawmills Know what you want. Each species has…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
New Hampshire’s Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines with Wildlife Value [chart]
This chart includes native plant species, fruiting period, wildlife use, and the wildlife species use a particular native plant.  Plants Included…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources, Wildlife Natural Resources
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.…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Financial Assistance for Woodlot Owners
A good first stop to learn about financial assistance is to contact your local UNH Cooperative Extension county forester to learn what programs might…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Christmas Tree Pest Management Workshop 2008 Resources
Workshop Proceedings 2008 including: tree biology, insects, diseases, weeds, diagnosing problems, pesticides (insecticides, fungicides, miticides and…
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Common Prescribed Burning Prescription Parameters in Northeastern Fuels
Prescribed fire is an important management tool in select northeastern United States habitats. Accurate and effective prescription parameters are…
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Eligibility and Enrollment in New Hampshire's Current Use Taxation Program
A study conducted in 1994 and 1995, that examines current use around the state, and provides information on eligible land and minimum acreage…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources
Biodiversity Principles and Applications: Conference for Natural Resource Professionals in New Hampshire Summary
On January 17, 1995, the Natural Resource Network of New Hampshire with support from the University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension and…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Exporting Hardwood Pulp Chips: Economic Impacts to New Hampshire
This report (published circa 1995) is based on research that estimates the economic gains to rural New Hampshire communities and the State from…
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