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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

Photo of fritillary butterfly

Hummingbirds and Butterflies

This publication describes how you can transform your backyard into an area that welcomes nectar-seekers, …

40 minutes agoWorking With Wildlife
Figure 1. Wood duck nest box construction.

Wood Duck

This publication describes the habitat, food, cover and home range of the wood duck. It …

6 days agoWorking With Wildlife
Figure 1. Drawing of an eriophyid mite.

Rosette Bud Mite on Fraser Fir

This publication describes the control of the rosette bud mite, a mite that destroys the …

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White-Tailed Deer

This publication describes the habitat, food, cover, water habits and home range of the white-tailed …

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Figure 1. Songbird box.

Building Songbird Boxes

This publication discusses how to successfully build, install and maintain nest boxes for songbirds.

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Photo of bald eagle on snag

Snags and Downed Logs

This publication describes creating and protecting snags (standing dead or dying trees) and downed logs …

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Pickerel frog in shallow pool.

Pools for Amphibians

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

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pond foraging

Raccoon

This publication describes the habitat, food, water habits, cover and home range of raccoons in …

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