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Bottomland Hardwoods News ItemsLegal Challenge Filed to Stop Construction of Louisiana's Bayou Bridge Pipeline - DeSmog (blog)1/30/2018 5:21:01 PM
DeSmog (blog) Legal Challenge Filed to Stop Construction of Louisiana's Bayou Bridge Pipeline DeSmog (blog) The motion was filed on behalf of a coalition of the Atchafalaya Basinkeeper, the Sierra Club, the Gulf Restoration Network, the Louisiana Crawfish Producers Association-West, and the Waterkeeper Alliance. If built, the pipeline would transport up to ... and more »
REX NELSON: Reforesting the Delta - Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette1/21/2018 2:54:23 AM
REX NELSON: Reforesting the Delta Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette ... been protected in Arkansas, Mississippi and Louisiana . These programs allow the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service to compensate farmers for removing cropland from production and then returning the land to a ... and more »
Deer season underway and outlook similar to 2016 - StMaryNow.com10/20/2017 7:17:43 PM
StMaryNow.com Deer season underway and outlook similar to 2016 StMaryNow.com In the course of 2015-2016, lactation rates in all eight of Louisiana's physiographic regions, except one, had less than 50 percent of the does lactating. Physiographic simply means those landforms specific to a region, such as piney woods, bottomland ... and more »
Flooding and Louisiana Trees - Leesville Daily Leader8/29/2017 2:44:33 PM
Leesville Daily Leader Flooding and Louisiana Trees Leesville Daily Leader Research has indicated that bottomland hardwoods can be especially vulnerable to mortality if the tree is inundated by flood waters within two weeks after the first flush of growth. The fourth factor that determines if a tree will be stressed or ... and more »
Best Louisiana attraction? Houmas House Plantation! - USA Today 10Best (blog)5/10/2017 3:46:40 PM
USA Today 10Best (blog) Best Louisiana attraction? Houmas House Plantation! USA Today 10Best (blog) A melting pot of geological and cultural influences, Louisiana presents the traveler with unique experiences found nowhere else on the planet. Stunning landscapes – pristine swamps, sprawling farmlands and the Gulf of Mexico – pair with classic jazz ...
Moving targets — Top tactics for public land deer hunting - Louisiana Sportsman11/2/2016 12:32:39 PM
Louisiana Sportsman Moving targets — Top tactics for public land deer hunting Louisiana Sportsman It's why they're able to continually harvest deer, whether they're in the pines, the bottomland hardwoods or a cypress swamp. And for Chauvin, hunting is more than access to free-range meat or a way to fuel an obsession with the sport: It's a test of ...
Bayou boogie — Best WMAs and squirrel-hunting tips - Louisiana Sportsman10/3/2016 5:43:51 PM
Louisiana Sportsman Bayou boogie — Best WMAs and squirrel-hunting tips Louisiana Sportsman Cedatol also touted Dewey Wills WMA in Central Louisiana . The popular area delivered 648 squirrels in 211 hunter efforts for 3.07 squirrels per effort. Located just 20 miles northeast of Alexandria, Dewey Wills is consists of 63,900 acres of bottomland ...
Louisiana sees 'eye-opening' decline in deer lactation rates - NOLA.com8/23/2016 10:54:18 AM
NOLA.com Louisiana sees 'eye-opening' decline in deer lactation rates NOLA.com "In the bottomland hardwoods , most of the deer breeding occurs in December and January. In that area, we typically see lactation rates in the 60s. For that to drop into the 40s, that's eye-opening." Bordelon said since the decline occurred only one ... and more »
Teddy Bears are Alive and Well Thanks to Stewardship-Minded Farmers in Louisiana - USDA.gov (press release) (blog)3/10/2016 4:31:08 PM
USDA.gov (press release) (blog) Teddy Bears are Alive and Well Thanks to Stewardship-Minded Farmers in Louisiana USDA.gov (press release) (blog) Landowner in Support of Black Bear Restoration sign on gate NRCS has worked with agricultural producers to restore and protect more than 250,000 acres of bottomland hardwoods in Louisiana in priority areas. Fresh into my career as a wildlife biologist ... and more »
Forest Resource Assessment News ItemsFederal Overreach on Frogs' Habitat Is Threatening This Company's Private Property - Daily Signal1/30/2018 11:52:40 AM
Daily Signal Federal Overreach on Frogs' Habitat Is Threatening This Company's Private Property Daily Signal Weyerhaeuser is a forest products company that has been around for more than 100 years. The company, which owns and leases different parts of 1,544 acres in Louisiana , challenged the conclusion of government scientists that private property is the ... and more »
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette area Business Honors for Jan. 28, 2018 - The Advocate1/28/2018 1:23:55 AM
The Advocate Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette area Business Honors for Jan. 28, 2018 The Advocate The Louisiana Civil Service League announced its 2017 Charles E. Dunbar Jr. Career Service Award recipients for providing distinguished service. Winners from the area are Nannette Alford, of Bogalusa, human resources supervisor at the B.B. “Sixty ... and more »
Lobby wrap: Biofuels top recent lobby registrations - iPolitics.ca1/24/2018 3:27:26 PM
iPolitics.ca Lobby wrap: Biofuels top recent lobby registrations iPolitics.ca Louisiana Pacific Corp. hired Catherine Cobden of Ottawa-based Cobden Strategies to lobby Environment and Climate Change Canada and Natural Resources Canada about the Species at Risk Act and caribou management. Cobden was a senior executive with the ...
The Hot List: 25 names that will dominate Louisiana sports in 2018 - NOLA.com12/30/2017 1:07:14 PM
NOLA.com The Hot List: 25 names that will dominate Louisiana sports in 2018 NOLA.com Welcome to the trendiest list in Louisiana sports: The NOLA.com | Times-Picayune Hot List of sports headliners for 2018. This is our ranking of the movers, shakers and playmakers who'll be making major sports news in the year ahead. For years, power ...
Forestry Resources News ItemsAlabama forest products industry poised for gains after strong year - Alabama NewsCenter8/2/2017 3:10:10 PM
Alabama NewsCenter Alabama forest products industry poised for gains after strong year Alabama NewsCenter Another example of innovation in Alabama's forest products industry can be found in Clarke County, at Louisiana -Pacific Corp.'s $265 million operation near Thomasville, which employs nearly 200 people. The company, a leading manufacturer of engineered ...