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Northern Forest Manager Survey

Northern Forest Manager Survey

Forest Managers are invited to participate in the 2020 Northern Forest Manager Survey, a research project led by Dr. Rachel Schattman (University of Maine), Dr. Tony D’Amato (University of Vermont), and Dr. Todd Ontl (NIACS). The purpose of the research is to understand forest managers’ perceptions of changing environmental and forest health conditions, management decisions, and […]

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Meet 2021 NESAF Chair-Elect Candidate – Diana Frederick

Meet 2021 NESAF Chair-Elect Candidate – Diana Frederick

(Green Mountain Division) Hello my name is Diana Frederick and I am running for Chair-elect to the NESAF Executive Committee. I became an SAF member in 1977, while still a student at the University of Vermont (UVM). I graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Forestry from UVM in 1979. Later that year I started my […]

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NH Forest Action Plan Taking Comments

NH Forest Action Plan Taking Comments

New Hampshire has released its Draft NH State Forest Action Plan for public review on September 9th. It can be viewed or downloaded from the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources website. DNCR will be accepting comments through October 15, 2020. Please consider providing comments and download and read the Draft Plan from the DNCR […]

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Looking for Exotic Larch Plantations

Looking for Exotic Larch Plantations

A small and dedicated group of New England foresters have been researching exotic larch (European, Japanese and their hybrid.)  The larch was planted by a few companies in the 1980s and 90s in response to spruce budworm impact on softwood.  The growth of these plantations even surprised us!!!  On better sites, growth exceeded 3 cords per […]

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Northeast Foresters Sugarbush Survey

Northeast Foresters Sugarbush Survey

The University of Vermont is conducting this survey to understand the current status of forestry practices used when managing maple forests. You have been invited to participate given your professional experience in this area. Principal Investigator (PI): Mark Isselhardt, Extension Specialist UVM Funder: UVM Extension/USDA Purpose: The purpose of this study is to conduct a […]

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Yale online certificate program on Tropical Forest Landscapes

Yale online certificate program on Tropical Forest Landscapes

Tropical Forest Landscapes: Conservation, Restoration & Sustainable Use This interdisciplinary program explores tropical land use management through diverse perspectives in a dynamic online experience. Courses teach core concepts, highlight exciting global case studies, and illustrate practical tools to understand and manage complex social, ecological and economic aspects of effective conservation and restoration initiatives.  Program benefits […]

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2020 NESAF Election

2020 NESAF Election

New England SAF 2020 elections are now open until November 15th. All members have been e-mailed a ballot for voting. Each chapter has a unique ballot that includes the NESAF officer candidates and any candidates for that chapter. Below are the bios for each New England SAF Executive Committee candidate. Chair (1 Candidate) : Jake […]

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2020 Meetings Survey

2020 Meetings Survey

We want your input about the 2020 SAF meetings in New England. Please tell us by taking the very short survey below.

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Future Challenges for Foresters

Future Challenges for Foresters

Outcomes and Actions Download “Future Challenges for Foresters – Outcomes and Actions” The New England SAF and the New York State SAF released the final report  on July 30, 2007 for distribution.  Summary: In the highly urbanized communities of the Northeast, people have difficulty understanding the full range of goods and services provided by the […]

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