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Steve and John, in forester attire, examine a tree in a forest in spring.

Welcome, Seasonal Staff!

Anna Berry | June 1, 2023

The Forest Society recently welcomed three seasonal staff members to the team.

A bee in pollen on a flower.

Forestry Friday: Why Bees Need Forests Too

April 7, 2023

A new study estimates that one-third of our native bees in the northeast are forest specialists, taking advantage of the nectar and pollen produced by trees and spring ephemerals in the forest understory.

Colleen stands near a bridge on her property.

2023 Tree Farmer of the Year: Colleen O'Neill

Rita Carroll | April 5, 2023

Langwood Tree Farm has participated in the N.H. Tree Farm program since 1979

Dark, thickened stripes between leaf veins are early signs.

Forestry Friday: Watching for Beech Leaf Disease

Steven Junkin | March 31, 2023

Our foresters share what they learned at a NE meeting of foresters.

Participants at the SAF regional conference walk at Heald Tract on a snowy path in Wilton.

Forestry Friday: Foresters Host Field Trip at Heald Tract

March 24, 2023

It was a great way to learn about the latest forestry research and network with our colleagues.

The team behind Something Wild.

Something Wild Celebrates 25 Years on NHPR

Dave Anderson, Chris Martin, Jessica Hunt | March 10, 2023

This week marks the 25th anniversary of Something Wild on NHPR.

Managing Forester Wendy Weisiger and field forester Gabe Roxby on a timber harvest tour.

Forestry Friday: Foresters Exchange Ideas at Annual Meeting

Steven Junkin | February 16, 2023

The morning started with updates from Forest Society’s president Jack Savage.