Are You Dense? Science-based Loblolly Pine Planting Density Recommendations

People, in general, don’t like change. Foresters are no different. I see a lot of forest management done a certain way for no other reason than “that’s the way we’ve always done it.” One area that I’ve found this to … Continued

Thinning Pine for Profit, Health, and Wildlife Habitat

Thinning is the practice of removing trees from a stand to promote the growth and health of the remaining trees. When carried out correctly, this regulation of stand density helps maintain a healthy forest, improves wildlife habitat, and enhances the … Continued

Timber Harvest Types

There are many reasons to harvest timber. Income is one. Stand improvement and wildlife management are others. No matter your reason, harvesting will impact the structure and composition of your woodland for years to come, so make sure you select … Continued