Resources

Resource Category Topic Type
Design Considerations for Lumber Pile Covers in Air-Dry Yards
When air-drying green lumber a specified period of time or holding green inventory long enough for loss of value to occur, it is recommended to place…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources
Dieback of Eastern White Pine (Pinus strobus): Pathogens, Pests and a Changing Climate
Eastern white pine (Pinus strobus) is one of the most economically valuable and ecologically important forest trees in the northeast. It is also an…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources Fact Sheet
Directory of Licensed Foresters
The Directory of Licensed Foresters is an online database of foresters licensed in New Hampshire who provide services to private landowners and…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees, NH Coverts Project Natural Resources
Distinguishing Characteristics of 56 Forest Trees
This resource is a summary of common forest tree characteristics. The fact sheet includes descriptions of the leaves, twigs, fruit, bark, and also…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Does FSMA's Preventive Controls Rule Apply to your Maple Operation?
Some maple operations will have compliance requirements under the Preventive Controls for Human Food Rule of the Food Safety Modernization Act or…
Agriculture & Gardens, Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Agriculture & Gardens, Natural Resources
Does Open Space Pay?
In 1996, the University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension published Does Open Space Pay? a compilation of economic studies of Fremont, Deerfield…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Drawing Your Property
Drawing a map of your property and identifying the approximate locations of features that are important to you may help you learn more about your…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Ecology and Management of Northern Red Oak in New England
Northern red oak (Quercus rubra L.) is one of the highest-valued species in New England for both timber production and wildlife amenities. However,…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
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
Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) ID Sheet
Emerald ash borer, an invasive insect that attacks ash trees, is the most destructive forest insect in North America. It has been found in more than…
Speaking for Wildlife, Natural Resources Natural Resources
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,…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources
Estate Planning for N.H. Woodlot Owners
Planning what will happen after you are gone is the next critical step of being a good steward. In fact, it may be the most important step you can…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources Video
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…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Extent of Prescribed Fire Use in New Hampshire
Prescribed fire is used for public safety (firefighter training and fuels reduction), agriculture, enhancing biodiversity, and forest and wildlife…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources
Federal Tax Treatment of Timber Income & Expenses: Quick Reference for 2017 Tax Year
This quick reference guide is intended to help non-corporate users identify how timber income and expenses are commonly classified and the associated…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Field Guide: Common seaweeds on New Hampshire shores
This field guide features names and images for identifying common seaweeds on New Hampshire shores. Common Seaweeds Seasonality and intertidal…
Aquaculture & Marine Fisheries, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Field Manual for Managing Eastern White Pine Health in New England
This manual provides basic information for identifying and evaluating important health problems of eastern white pine in New England. In addition to…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources
Field Trip 101: You CAN Lead a Guided Walk
A step-by-step guide to hosting the perfect field walk The purpose of this guide is for you to plan your own field tour or walk. Your audience may…
Speaking for Wildlife, 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
Find Town Land in New Hampshire
In New Hampshire, we're lucky to have a lot of town-owned conservation land all across the state. But it can be challenging to find information…
NH BioBlitz, Natural Resources Natural Resources