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Oak lecanium scales and eggs on willow oak. Photo: SD Frank

Lecanium Scales Full of Eggs

Oak lecanium scale and European fruit lecanium are nearly identical soft scales that infest oaks and many other tree …

Photo by Tom Glasgow shows a venus flytrap, butterwort, parrot pitcher plant and sundews growing in the same small area. The sundews are a little harder to see, but they're in the bottom of the photo, slightly to the left of center. This would be early to mid May; the butterworts flower before the flytraps.

Native Plants Week

Hey everyone, I found out late on Monday that Governor Roy Cooper has signed a proclamation making this week …

Recent Publications related to Forest Resources

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Cost Analysis for Improving Park Facilities to Promote Park-based Physical Activity

As public parks and recreation facilities are increasingly positioned as health resources, greater demands for …

3 days ago
Map of spatial distribution of sawmill facilities

The North Carolina Sawmill Industry: A Closer Look

This publication offers an overview of the sawmill industry in North Carolina.

2 weeks ago

2020 Quick Guide to Forestry Herbicides Used for Softwood and Hardwood Site Preparation and Release

A quick guide providing commonly used herbicides used in forest site preparation and release treatments. …

9/2/20
Figure 1. IRS 2018 Form 1099-S.

New Reporting Rules for Lump-Sum Timber Sales

On May 28, 2009, new rules for reporting of lump-sum timber sales went into effect. …

8/26/20
Figure 1. Nest box.

Woodland Wildlife Nest Boxes

This publication provides information on constructing and placing artificial nesting boxes to attract birds and …

Photo of Female wood duck on log

Wood Duck

This publication describes the habitat, food, cover and home range of the wood duck. It …

Wildlife Terms

This publication functions as a dictionary for commonly used wildlife terms such as cover, daylighting, …

Photo of Wild turkey flock in field setting

Wild Turkey

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