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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.

036 - Protect Your Home from Wildfire: Ember Awareness Checklist

036 - Protect Your Home from Wildfire: Ember Awareness Checklist

Use this fact sheet to learn how to protect your home from wildfire. Learn more about ignition prevention, managing fuel, and download the ember awareness checklist

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