Natural Resources Articles

January 10, 2018

Winter seems like a lousy time to identify trees and shrubs. Without leaves to look at, things...

January 8, 2018

January 1998 is a time many of us will not soon forget—an unusually extensive and severe ice storm...

January 5, 2018

For Cynthia Siemon Wyatt, Branch Hill Farm in Milton is a time machine. Looking out over the green...

January 5, 2018

"When we look at a forest, we are looking 60 to 100 years into the future," says Tim Fleury. Fleury...

January 5, 2018

When Maple School is in session, sweet surprises abound. "It's a kind of choose-your-own-adventure...

January 5, 2018

On a sunny summer day, Pete Ferraro works alongside other volunteers tending to a unique garden in...

December 20, 2017

Did you resolve to get outside more in 2018? Do you want to make a difference by promoting wildlife...

December 14, 2017

The Tree of Life The northern white cedar, known as the “tree of life” by 16th century explorers,...

November 29, 2017

Forests are a precious resource in New Hampshire, where much of the state’s forestland is on...

November 27, 2017

My family used to go out and buy a Christmas tree every December. It was their thing to do. I...

November 17, 2017

Owning forested land comes with a lot of responsibility and a lot of opportunity. Foresters with...

October 31, 2017

Anyone with oak trees growing in their woodlots probably has noticed an extraordinary amount of...

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