Select Stories from Forests & People - March 2015
A Drone in Your Forest
Buzzing like a giant mosquito, its four propellers lifting it smoothly off the concrete parking lot, the little drone looks as if it could play an integral role in a Star Wars movie.
Fossilized Wood in Central Louisiana
The little-known petrified palm “harvest” By Georgiann Gullett The story of where Louisiana’s Gulf coast once lay is literally written in stone – or in this case, wood that turned to stone.
Column by Buck Vandersteen
The laws of economics say that if you want more of something you tax it less.
Forestry 101: Aim for Big Sawlogs
When discussing management of Southern yellow pine we often speak of the rotation period and the diameter of harvested trees–– the two obviously related.
Opinion Piece: Demand for Wood is Good
Power generator Drax is converting from coal to sustainable biomass.
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