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Oklahoma City’s Survivor Tree seedlings have spread across the nation

  OKLAHOMA CITY – On an overcast Wednesday morning earlier this month, Mark Bays climbed into a white Suburban to begin the solemn annual ritual he’s practiced now for close… Read More

The Silent Drama of Photography

  Check out this amazing video below: For renowned photographer, Sebastião Salgado, photography is a way of life and a language he uses to express things that hurt his heart or… Read More

Poop on a Stick: Odd and Alien Like Tree Problems.

Poop on a Stick: Odd and Alien Like Tree Problems. By: Margaret Miller, Director of UFP If you are anything like me you probably hike through the woods or stroll… Read More

Friends of Grand Rapids Parks – Brewers Grove – Tree Beer

The Brewers Grove project started in 2013 when local brewers asked Friends of Grand Rapids Parks (FGRP) how they could celebrate being named Beer City USA by giving back to… Read More

Adirondack Tree Bark in Winter

It’s winter. Hardwood trees are bare. But that doesn’t mean the woods are bereft of interest. Winter, when sunlight slants in, is the time when bark comes into its own…. Read More

What is Hemlock woolly adelgid? Why should it matter to me?

Written by: Margaret Miller Michigan has nearly 170 million hemlock trees across its forests making this tree a key player in many ecosystems. Hemlock trees are in the Pinaceae family… Read More

CITIZEN FORESTER: A story of inspiration, commitment and love of nature.

Throughout my career I have been fortunate to work alongside many extraordinary people that have taught and continue to teach me about natural resources, passion, community, and life. Many of… Read More

Chief of Staff issues apology for tree removal from city park for Trump rally

MOBILE, AL (WALA) – An apology has been issued by Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson’s Chief of Staff Colby Cooper for his role in having a cedar tree removed from a… Read More

REAL VS. FAKE. The Annual Tree Debate.

The real tree vs. artificial tree debate is one near and dear to my heart for many reasons.  As the daughter of Christmas tree farmers, and a forester by trade, I most… Read More

Keep it Simple: A stubborn little maple tree

Keep it Simple: A stubborn little maple tree Michael Jones Petoskey News (MI), 111616 Long after the red and sugar maples in the woods around our house gave up their… Read More