Utah Forest News
Where to Cut a Christmas Tree in Utah
Learn the details about where to safely and legally cut a Christmas Tree in Utah and learn about how to care for your tree
Forest to Frame: Two Days of Touring and Workshops to Advance Mass Timber Construction in Utah
Cross-laminated timber workshop and forestry practices tour led by Utah State University Forestry Extension
Utah State Professor testifies in Washington D.C. regarding wild horse and burro management
Utah State Associate Professor Eric Thacker testified at a hearing in Washington D.C. regarding wild horse and burro management. The hearing was called by the Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining to discuss the long-term options of the Bureau...
“Biological Wildfire” of Invasive Annual Grasses in the West: Urgency, Risks, and Promising New Solutions
What is known about invasive annual grasses in western rangelands? We explain promising, research-tested solutions that have been proven in the field.
Tracking the lives of some of the oldest and tallest trees in the world with Jim Lutz
Jim Lutz, Utah State University Associate Professor is tracking trees in Yosemite National Park as part of a long term study. The BBC reported on his findings here.
Causey Estates Community Defends Against Wildfire Threats
The Causey Estates Homeowners Association,conducted a series of wildfire preparedness and mitigation efforts prior to Utah’s busiest wildfire season on record.
Colorado Business Loan Fund: Collaboration Key to Investing in our Biomass Business Community
Colorado Business Loan Fund, Collaboration Key to Investing in our Biomass Business Community
WUI Grant Helps Reduce Threat to Woodland Hills
At the south end of Utah County at the base of the Mt. Nebo Watershed is the City of Woodland Hills...
2019 Update: Region-wide Juniper Mortality in Southeastern Utah
Pinyon juniper die-off update from November 2018 in southeastern Utah.
Region-wide juniper mortality in southeastern Utah
Juniper mortality has scientists scratching their heads, prompting a field trip to the site in late November 2018.
Promoting forest resilience - One acre at a time
Northern Utah landowner Curtis Rex is creating fire breaks, clearing dead and dying timber, and improving wildlife habitat on a 70-acre restoration project, in partnership with NRCS and Utah DFFSL
Where to cut your Christmas tree this holiday season
Learn more about where to cut your Christmas tree in Utah this 2018 holiday season
Another successful Forestry Practices Tour, Logan Canyon, September 2018
The Annual Forestry Practices Tour was hosted by Utah State University, Forestry Extension
Distinguished Forestry Professor, Dr. Jim Long Receives National Award
Society of American Foresters awards Dr. Jim Long Award in Forest Science. Distinguished Professor Dr. Jim Long retires.
LANDFIRE in the Intermountain West - impacts, collaboration, and notes from the field
LANDFIRE in the intermountain west, The Nature Conservancy, sage brush, greater sage grouse