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Household Hazardous Waste Day

When: Saturday, November 3, 2018 Time: 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Where: Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center Address: 1801 Nash Street Who: All …

What Is a Timber Sale Contract?

There are over 100,000 acres of privately owned forest land in Lee County. These forests are a valuable resource …

Tax Relief for Landowners

With the ever-increasing urbanization and industrial development of our county, the market value of agricultural land may be many …

Women Woodland Owners

Because women live longer than men, they often end up inheriting a lot of family woodlands. If over the …

Recent Publications related to Forest Resources

Recreational Forest Trails: Plan for Success

This publication explores proven ways to plan, construct and interpret various types of recreational forest …

24 hours agoWoodland Owner Notes
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Songbirds (and Woodpeckers)

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

1 day agoWorking With Wildlife
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Protecting and Retaining Trees: A Guide for Municipalities and Counties in North Carolina

Learn how communities across North Carolina can protect and retain trees. This guide is based …

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Low-Cost Habitat Improvements

The smaller habitats that abound on private lands and in many backyards can be enhanced …

1 week agoWorking With Wildlife

Producing Firewood From Your Woodlot

Producing firewood from a woodlot can be an excellent forest management opportunity. Properly marked and …

1 week agoWoodland Owner Notes

Developing Successful Tree Ordinances

This publication discusses how communities use tree ordinances as tools to protect trees, preserve green …

1 week ago
Illustration of the biological growth rate of a tree

Cutting at Financial Maturity: Maximizing the Economic Return of Your Woodland

Woodland owners harvest trees for financial and personal reasons. Deciding when is the optimal time …

1 week agoWoodland Owner Notes
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Woodscaping Your Woodlands

Improving small woodlands is a step-by-step process. This publication will help wooodland owners become familiar …

1 week ago