Nature Conservancy purchases 13,350 acres within the Dragon Run & Mattaponi watersheds

The Nature Conservancy today announced that it has purchased 13,350 acres of ecologically significant forestland within the Dragon Run and Mattaponi watersheds from the Hancock Timber Resource Group. Read More… Read More

CEI has used NMTC financing for project with TFG

CEI has used NMTC financing in West Virginia for a project with The Forestland Group. Read More… Read More

Thresa Henderson is a co-author of chapter in Cost and Benefits of Forest Certification in the Americas

Thresa Henderson is a co-author of the chapter, “Costs and Benefits of Forest Certification in the Americas” in the Natural Resources: Management, Economic Development, and Protection (Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 2009, Jeanette B. Pauling Editor). The book presents… Read More

Cutting Edge Mobile GIS Resources for Forestry

Each quarter, the ESRI Forestry Group (EFG) hosts a free Webinar for EFG members. These online events help forestry professionals worldwide improve efficiencies and lower costs in forestry and land management organizations of all sizes. Featured speakers included:… Read More

American Electric Power, The Nature Conservancy, USDA Forest Service and The Conservation Fund Assist in Purchase

Columbus, Ohio – Ohio Governor Ted Strickland and Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Director Sean Logan today announced the state’s intention to purchase the 15,849-acre Vinton Furnace Experimental Forest. The area represents Ohio’s largest, last contiguous forested block… Read More

The Arkansas Forestry Commission awards Pignut Hickory

The Arkansas Forestry Commission awards Pignut Hickory on Land The Forestland Group manages as a Champion Tree. Learn More… Read More

Roy O. Martin transaction announcement.

RoyOMartin to Sell Louisiana Sawmill, Timberland, and Timber-cutting Rights Alexandria, Louisiana, February 26, 2008: RoyOMartin announced today the pending sale of its LeMoyen, Louisiana, hardwood sawmill, approximately 10,000 acres of hardwood timberland, certain recreational rights, and 20-year timber-cutting… Read More

Staples and Dogwood Alliance Team Up to Protect Forest

Staples, and one-time foe Dogwood Alliance are teaming up with other conservation groups, wood products companies and landowners to announce a new, comprehensive project that will protect forests, combat climate change and help develop sources of paper and… Read More

Kaarsten Turner Dalby speaks at “BTUs From The Forest” Conference

The Appalachian Hardwood Center (ahc.caf.wvu.edu), in cooperation with the WV Division of Energy (www.energywv.org) the U.S. Department of Energy’s-Southeastern Biomass State and Regional Cooperative hosted a educational conference on the opportunities for WV develop successful biomass related projects… Read More