Skip to main content

Tag: ProForest

Longleaf pine seedlings are highly resistant and resilient to fire  

Longleaf pine forests once dominated the southeastern Coastal Plain, but only 3% of this forest type remains today. Restoring longleaf pine forests is an important regional management goal. Two ways land managers restore the ecology of this forest type are by planting longleaf pine seedlings and… Read More

UF researcher works with professional filmmakers to communicate about forest health and climate change

How can researchers communicate complex ecological issues to the public? To start, they can work with professional communicators.   Jiri Hulcr, an associate professor of forest entomology at the University of Florida’s School of Forest, Fisheries, and Geomatics… Read More

Managing forests facing more frequent and intense hurricanes

The 2020 Atlantic Hurricane season made history as the most active season since official records began in 1851, with a total of 30 named storms, 13 hurricanes and six major hurricanes. A new University of… Read More