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039 - Taking it to the Road: Utah Biochar Workshops Increase Knowledge and Lead to Behavior Change

This fact sheet describes attitude and behavior changes that have resulted from attending our state-wide biochar workshop program. By administering surveys 6 to 8 months following workshops, we learned that attendees were making biochar and biochar kilns,...

038 - Identifying & Preventing Porcupine Damage to Trees

038 - Identifying & Preventing Porcupine Damage to Trees

This fact sheet describes the basic ecology and behavior of the porcupine and identifies ways to determine if porcupines are damaging trees on your property. We explain specific techniques for protecting trees and property from porcupine damage

037 - Hazardous Fuels Reduction Using Flame Cap Biochar Kilns

037 - Hazardous Fuels Reduction Using Flame Cap Biochar Kilns

This fact sheet describes a do-it-yourself technique for making small-batch biochar. The Utah Biomass Resources Group has demonstrated this method for reducing hazardous forest fuels, protects soils, and creates biochar using simple, low-cost materials.

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