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Managing Longleaf Pine Straw

Longleaf pine trees deposit an annual blanket of needles, often called pine straw, on the …

9 hours agoWoodland Owner Notes
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This publication describes the habitat, cover, food, water habits and home range of various songbird …

3 days agoWorking With Wildlife
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Mourning Dove

This publication describes the habitat, food, cover, water habits and home range of the mourning …

3 days agoWorking With Wildlife

Protecting Working Forests With Voluntary Agricultural Districts Programs

This publication outlines the requirements and benefits of voluntary agricultural district programs in North Carolina …

3 days agoWoodland Owner Notes
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Using a Compass and Pacing

A compass and pacing can be useful in many different woodlot activities. A compass can …

1 week agoWoodland Owner Notes

Economic Contribution of the Forest Sector in North Carolina, 2017

This publication discusses contributions the forest sector makes to the North Carolina economy.

2 weeks ago
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Owls play an important role in the balance of forest and open land environments. This …

2 weeks agoWorking With Wildlife

What’s a Timber Sale Contract? What Landowners Need to Know

This Eastern Forestry Note discusses specific contract provisions that should be addressed in a timber …

3 weeks agoEastern Forestry Notes