Information on private forest management and legacy planning, including woodland stewardship, planting trees in the forest, estate planning and tax tips for forest landowners.
Sanford S. Smith, Ph.D.
This brochure details the features of the American chestnut tree, the history of the blight, and the future prospects of the American chestnut. More
Sanford S. Smith, Ph.D., William Elmendorf, Ph.D.
This publication includes tree-related puzzles, projects, and other activities. It covers tree parts, types, how to plant trees, insects and diseases that affect trees, and more. More
Learn about forest ecosystems, management, and stewardship practices, as well as wildlife, water, tree identification and measurement, and legacy planning. More
Michael Jacobson, Ph.D.
If you own forest lands, you probably want them to remain in the family.This publication covers the basics of estate planning for woodland owners. More
Allyson Brownlee Muth, Ed.D., James Finley, Ph.D.
This article offers an overview of forest stewardship, a way for forest landowners to learn to be better stewards of their land and avoid costly or resource-damaging mistakes. More
Michael Jacobson, Ph.D., Charles David Ray, Ph.D.
As a forest landowner there are relatively simple things you can do to save money by paying less income tax. More