Published: Sat, 03 Dec 2016 11:31:06 +0000
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZHow to water and keep a cut Christmas tree fresh through the new year. These simple steps will insure a fresh tree through the holiday season.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZSome consider this photo taken by a firefighter as the most beautiful photograph of a forest fire ever taken using a digital camera.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThe weekend after Thanksgiving is when most Christmas tree buying occurs. You should consider shopping for and buying a Christmas tree earlier.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZGetting to know your favorite Christmas tree is simple and enjoyable. Here are some great tips, tricks and facts for real Christmas tree lovers.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThe 10 top Christmas trees selected and ranked by voter popularity. Find out which tree species are the most popular Christmas trees in North America.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZTake a closer look at a tree to by understanding its form in summer and winter, how it typically grows and matures and where it lives.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZPine trees are one of the most common coniferous species in North America. Here is a list of the pines most often seen in the US and Canada.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZA simple tree leaf identification key for finding 100 of the most common North American tree's common name and species name.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZUse this tree leaf key to identify the most common North American hardwood or deciduous trees. Identify your tree with using a single leaf (do not confuse with leaflets) or the many versions of compounds leaves.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZIdentify hardwood trees common to North American forests by their leaves, fruit and flowers. Use broadleaf tree species identifiers.
2016-12-03T11:31:06Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" >display electric bulbs instead of burning
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZLiving trees are important, necessary and valuable to our very existence. Life without trees, we humans would not exist on Earth. Keep a tree around.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZPick of the most popular Christmas tree dealers selling fresh cut trees online. If you are an Amazon shopper, this is a must read.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZCurrent National Wildfire Situation including Maps and Latest Reports. The Latest Fire Situation links on this one site - Maps, Reports, Forecasts.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZAbies fraseri, A Top 100 Common Tree in North America
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThe Most Asked Questions About Purchasing and Growing Christmas trees - How to Purchase and Produce Christmas Trees
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThis question and answer site gives answers to frequently asked information on Christmas trees. Tips on Watering your Christmas Tree in the Christmas Tree Stand
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZTree anatomy, including leaf shape and twig parts, helps you identify and name tree species. Knowing a tree's physiology will help with identification.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZListed here are the most important American oaks. These 17 common oak species are considered the major species for occurrence and economic value.
2016-12-03T11:31:06Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >The Joy of a Living
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZSelecting a fresh Christmas tree is the key to having a beautiful tree through the Holidays. Don't buy a Christmas tree until you make a thorough fresh Christmas tree inspection. Here is how to shop for and select your next Christmas tree.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZDo-it-yourself sawmilling for lumber is on the rise and there are good portable sawmill manufacturers. Here are my six favorite portable sawmills.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZA history of natural wildfire beginning and chemistry needed for combustion. Included are the common causes of forest fires and how they spread.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZChainsaw mills are inexpensive and appealing access is limited. Portable chainsaw mills usually run off a framework constructed around the log you cut.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThere are times you need to kill a tree and control woody stem plants. Chemical and herbicides are effective if the right treatment and proper application is used.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThe common Juniper, is a species in the genus Juniperus, in the family Cupressaceae. It has one of the largest ranges of woody plants in the World.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZIdentify 100 most common conifer and evergreen trees of the North American forest. Use my tree finder key, along with photographic images.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZHow to grow an oak tree from a germinated acorn. This resource shows you how to collect, properly prepare and plant an acorn.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZLeaf structure and arrangement is unique to every tree species. A tree leaf shape, arrangement, margin and venation is important to tree ID.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThe Important American Hardwoods - Sweetgum - Liquidambar styraciflua
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZA complete overview of the tropical rainforest, rain forest health, tropical rainforest habitat and these forest's importance to our earth.
2016-12-03T11:31:06Z5 pines - loblolly, shortleaf, longleaf, slash and Virginia – make up most of the southern pine timber inventory and all called Southern Yellow Pine.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZIdentification of conifer trees most common to North American by their needles and leaves, fruit and flowers.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZHardwood or deciduous trees have leaves that are known as single or simple. This common simple leaf can be in two forms, lobed and unlobed.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZIf tree foliage is a scale-like leaf, then you're probably dealing with a conifer or evergreen that is in the cedar or juniper family.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZFinding firewood just starts the process of determining value of firewood. You need the certainty of not being charged double. Learn how to buy firewood.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZLearn how wood burns and how to use wood for heating. Find the best tree species for burning as determined by ease of preparation and heating values.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZHow to identify the similar looking maple, sycamore, yellow poplar and sweetgum trees using my tree leaf key.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZTools used to understand fire behavior and for predicting a forest fire's potential threat by understanding forest fire weather.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZEastern White Pine is a common forest tree in higher elevations of eastern North American forests.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZBlack Willow, Elm, Birch, Black Cherry, Beech and Basswood - Tree Leaf Key
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZA quick review of benefits and problems associated with hybrid poplar.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZHere are the most common coniferous or evergreen trees with needles. They are broken down into single and cluster attachments.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZBalsam Fir, A Top 100 Common Tree in North America
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThings you need to know about oak trees in North America, including their forms, identification markers, name groups and regeneration.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZHere are five final wildfire reports that have had a major influence on US fire protection.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZFagus grandifolia is the only native beech unique to eastern North America and very common. The bark is often carved on and called the initial tree.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZHere are ten of the best, most popular and important trees to consider planting in your yard. I have picked each with help from several tree experts.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZHere are the top selling Christmas tree stands you can purchase according to style and popularity.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZSassafras, A Top 100 Common Tree in North America
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZHere are answers to many questions asked by people planning to buy and operate a chainsaw. Here are the most common concerns about chainsaws.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZTrees that are moved and relocated are always in danger of transplant shock. Here are ways to limit the danger of harm to relocated trees.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZIdentify the Firs - The Important American Conifers - The Important Firs
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZArbor Age magazine recommends six small saws for your potential purchase. Reviewer comments on the models along with a suggested retailed price.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZA method to estimate a tree's age without cutting or coring. Noninvasive measurements can get you an acceptable age estimate for forest-grown trees.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZCollecting and preparing a pecan or hickory nut to grow is easy but needs to be done correctly. Here's how to properly encourage nut germination.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThere are five ways to control trees using recommended chemical herbicides. Each technique demands different herbicide formulations and equipment.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZA list of the most Common North American hardwood trees with links to their ranges, their identifying and habitat descriptions plus photos.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZWhite Oak, A Top 100 Common Tree in North America
2016-12-03T11:31:06Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >Introduction:
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZHere is a quick way to Identify three common North American birch species. It is both a valuable and beautiful tree in the landscape.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZA forest ecosystem is one major ecologic unit that exists as a part of the total complex ecological condition.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZSpruce and fir can be difficult to identify as separate species. Here is an easy way to ID these trees as well as Doug fir, bald cypress and hemlock.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZBlack walnut and butternut trees are widespread and abundant throughout eastern North America. They are a valuable tree with many uses.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZA frequently asked question on using bar oil in your new chainsaw. You should use bar oil for less wear on chain and bar.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZTrees with Leaf Margins that may be entire or toothed.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZEastern Redcedar, A Top 100 Common Tree in North America
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZIdentify the Ash - The Important American Hardwoods - Fraxinus
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZLearn how to properly recognize and name common dormant tree species mainly in Eastern North America in this beginner's guide.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThe common trees with pinnate and bipinnate leaf arrangements. These trees include hickory, ash, walnut, pecan, black locust and honey locust.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZA method used to cut down a tree with a chainsaw. Felling a tree safely with a plan on how the tree needs to be dropped and bucked.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZCompound leaves can be separated into palmate and pinnate leaf forms. Find out more about the structures that comprise compound leaves.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZAn index of common tree diseases and pathogens taken from the Forest Insect and Disease Leaflet (FIDL) Series, USDA Forest Service
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZEven with all the tree identification resources available online, you can't beat using a real, preserved leaf to assist you in tree identification.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZNearly every one attempts to build a tree leaf collection, either at school or work, for both study and exhibition. Here are my tips and suggestions toward making a plant leaf collection including building a leaf press.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZHere are the best and worst firewood species for burning rated by BTUs and density.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThe common North American trees with pinnate leaves. Identity hickory, ash, walnut, black locust or pecan using this tree leaf key and attached tips.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThe beautiful black cherry is attractive in the landscape, can be easily identified and has a dark side. Find out more about Prunus serotina.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZLearning a tree's botanical parts is useful for tree owner and forest manager. These tree parts and markers help make positive tree identification.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZMany yard trees are for sale at the right price but buyers are hard to find. Here is the realistic approach to marketing trees for sale in the yard.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZPin oak is a popular tree to plant in urban settings. One of the most planted trees in New York City, the non-cultivar oak does need pruning and space.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZA walk-through description and guide to identifying Douglas fir or Pseudotsuga menziesii. Find out more about the tree's habit, range, silviculture and management.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZUnderstanding leaf morphology labeled as simple, compound, pinnately and double pinnately compound, and palmate leaf structures.
2016-12-03T11:31:06Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >Introduction to
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZIdentify the Spruce - The Important American Conifers - Important Spruce
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZStarting a fire with wood in your fireplace is not complicated but should be done correctly for efficiency and safety. Learn how to start a fire in your wood stove, fireplace or even a campfire.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZTrees can be killed and removed without herbicides or chemicals but extra time, patience, and understanding of tree anatomy is necessary.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThe temperate forests of the United States contain more than fifty important broad-leaved tree species. Facts on the American deciduous forest.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZMy top 10 small trees recommended for planting in a small yard. These trees were selected by urban forest specialists for their preferred qualities.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZForest fire is common in places around the world where climates are moist enough to allow the growth of trees and shrubs, but have extended dry, hot
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZCommon North American conifer trees, their ranges, their identifying descriptions and other trees in their associated habitat.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThe full collection of Smokey Bear nature posters. Page 8.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZThe full collection of Smokey Bear nature posters. Page 2.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZIdentify and manage the mysterious Monkey Puzzle tree and learn how unique the tree is. It has a broad range to grow but is native to just a small spot in South America.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZTrees use massive amounts of water through the process of transpiration for the benefit of themselves and the Earth.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZScarlet oak is a favorite red oak and planted in many landscapes. The oak grows fast and stays healthy in their natural range.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZIdentify Yellow Poplar - The Important American Hardwoods - Tulip Tree - Liriodendron tulipifera
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZRed cedar, the most widely distributed conifer in the eastern United States grows a desirable wood at maturity and is a favorite tree in the landscape.
2016-12-03T11:31:06ZHere are my picks of the top tree field guides that make tree identification much easier. You can purchase these books on site.