A new club for students at the University of Georgia aims to celebrate the connections between Black students and the outdoors.
Through on-campus discussions and off-campus field trips to state parks, Get Outdoors offers experiences couched in a context that can help students gain a deeper… Read Article
Invasive species cause an estimated $120 billion in damages across the United States each year. These consequences affect wildlife, farms, human health, recreation and native fisheries.
To help counter these effects, the federal government recently reestablished the Invasive Species… Read Article
The University of Georgia is a partner in a new $10 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture that will help landowners better adapt their forests to increasingly complicated economic and climate conditions.
The project, called PERSEUS (Promoting Economic… Read Article
Walk through a forest and you’re witnessing a quiet competition.
As trees grow, they compete with other plants for water and light. Sometimes this means one tree dominates the resources, but other times the… Read Article
For decades, it’s been assumed that trees die from forest fires because they lose their leaves or the ability to move water within their trunks. In theory, they die of dehydration or starvation.
But a new study co-authored by a professor at the University of Georgia challenges these… Read Article
Nestled in the “wheat-sheep” belt in Australia, a couple hours inland from the more populated coast, there’s a garden of eucalyptus trees. They’ve been assembled here, in this agricultural region, to fulfill a need.
They were sourced from across the country where they were once widespread… Read Article
Warnell faculty, staff and alumni are mourning the death of former dean Michael L. Clutter, 63, on Dec. 24. Clutter served as Warnell’s dean from 2007 to 2015.
Clutter was an authority on the economics of the forestry industry. Before joining Warnell’s faculty in 2001, Clutter held… Read Article
When a tree limb fell on the grounds of the governor’s mansion, staff there turned it into a teachable moment.
The event launched a larger assessment of all 300 trees across the property and incorporated students at the University of Georgia to assist and learn from the process. As a… Read Article
Hard work is rewarded, said the speakers at the fall convocation ceremony for the University of Georgia Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, and this year’s crop of graduates should soon harvest their benefits.
That was the message brought to this year’s fall graduating class… Read Article
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