Emerald ash borer and your Minnesota woodlands: Management guidelines

Ash management guide for private forest owners  (PDF, 10.5MB plus a single page foldout) is a new resource for family woodland owners in Minnesota who have ash trees on their land. This guide book is a thorough overview of the ash resource in Minnesota including: ash’s history on the landscape; ash tree identification; information on the emerald ash borer (EAB); […]

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Nontimber forest products in Minnesota: Two webinar recordings

This post has links to two recorded webinars about nontimber forest products in Minnesota.  The presenter is David Wilsey of the University of Minnesota Extension. Part 1, May 2010: Nontimber forest products in Minnesota Watch the recording of Part 1 now After watching, please fill in the quick part 1 evaluation form. Content of Part 1: Dave Wilsey, University of […]

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Minnesota woodlands and climate change

Alternate formats: Narrated presentation: This content is available as a web-based seminar, or “webinar,” recorded on April 20, 2010. Click here to watch the recording now. After watching it, please fill out our quick evaluation form.  Learn more about other Minnesota Extension forestry webinars. Or view just the slides, no narration. PDF version of this page (717KB) Section 1:  How Minnesota’s […]

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MDNR's March 2009 Forest Insect & Disease Newsletter

Passing along an announcement from the Minnesota DNR, Division of Forestry: Greetings from MN DNR Forest Health! The March 2009 issue of the Forest Insect & Disease Newsletter, focusing on invasive species, is now available at http://files.dnr.state.mn.us/publications/fid/fid_march09.pdf Highlights include: Firewood Restriction Law Emerald ash borer: FAQ Emerald Ash Borer Preparedness Plan in development Gypsy moth treatments planned Sirex woodwasp update […]

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