Posted on October 16, 2017
Saving an American Icon in England
The legacy of Eugene Smalley’s efforts to breed a hardier elm lives on at Windsor Castle.
In the Field: Alumni Making a Difference through Parks
Tom Blackwood MS’77 Tom Blackwood enjoys parks so much he decided to live in one. As the superintendent of Door County’s Peninsula State Park, Blackwood […]
Posted on August 28, 2017
Into the Woods with FWE
Regal hemlocks tower overhead, fragile ferns blanket the forest floors and ribbons of sunlight break through the canopy. That may sound like paradise, but for […]
Posted on June 20, 2017
You might spot a buck, a bear or a bevy of otters. How an extensive trail camera project called Snapshot Wisconsin is engaging state residents in citizen science—and may lead to better wildlife management.
Posted on February 15, 2013
Class Act: Logan Wells and Hardwood and Soft Skills
When CALS sophomore Logan Wells tells you he spends his spare time sawing logs, he doesn’t mean he’s catching up on sleep. He’s actually out […]
Costa Rica: Sloths thrive at chocolate source
As forests in South America and Central America are cleared for agriculture and other human uses, sloths are running out of room to maneuver.
Posted on October 12, 2012
Five things everyone should know about . . . The Tension Zone
1. You will not suddenly develop migraines upon entry. Rather, a “tension zone” describes a geographic area that marks a change from one type of […]
Learn Among the Trees
A hands-on program takes wannabe foresters to the scene of their future profession
Posted on February 17, 2011
The Grow Dozen: Alumni who are making a difference in forestry and related industries
12 alumni who are making a difference.
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