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Beavers

As the season begins to change so will the livelihood of our wildlife neighbors. One of our county residents is …

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March is Living Well Month

As spring is arriving and March is “Living Well” month, keep in mind the good practices of “Raising Kids, …

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Dead Leaves on Native Rhododendrons

Recently, a few homeowners and landscapers in the higher elevations are seeing large patches of rhododendrons and mountain laurel …

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Birds in Winter

The snowfall the other week had me feeding the birds each morning, which was fun and enjoyable. Fortunately, I had …

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Code of the West in Winter

Winter is fast approaching and we all know that the possibility exists for winter cold and storms that can …

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The Leopold Education Project

Increasing urbanization, growing use of electronic devices and other indirect ways of experiencing our natural environment increasingly disconnects us …

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Happy 100 Years!

Some things get better with age. We believe it’s true as we kick off the celebration for the North …

Recent Publications related to Forest Resources

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Hummingbirds and Butterflies

This publication describes how you can transform your backyard into an area that welcomes nectar-seekers, …

2 hours agoWorking With Wildlife

Preserving the Past - A Guide for North Carolina Landowners

As a landowner, you probably know of your responsibility to protect and preserve soil productivity, …

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Figure 1. Wood duck nest box construction.

Wood Duck

This publication describes the habitat, food, cover and home range of the wood duck. It …

1 day agoWorking With Wildlife
Figure 1. Drawing of an eriophyid mite.

Rosette Bud Mite on Fraser Fir

This publication describes the control of the rosette bud mite, a mite that destroys the …

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White-Tailed Deer

This publication describes the habitat, food, cover, water habits and home range of the white-tailed …

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Figure 1. Songbird box.

Building Songbird Boxes

This publication discusses how to successfully build, install and maintain nest boxes for songbirds.

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Snags and Downed Logs

This publication describes creating and protecting snags (standing dead or dying trees) and downed logs …

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Pickerel frog in shallow pool.

Pools for Amphibians

This publication describes the habitat, food and water habits, cover and home range of a …

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