Land use in Florida is undergoing significant change as many agricultural enterprises shift to the establishment of forest tree plantations on old agricultural fields and pastures. This is occurring on top of an already extensively forested land base. More...
- Christmas Trees
Production, pest management, caring for cut trees, and marketing. Florida producers have and very limited success in this area. Less than 1% of the Christmas trees sold are grown in Florida
- Economics & Management
Budgets, taxes, and marketing.
- Environmental Management
Best management practices (BMPs) and prescribed fires.
- Firewood Production
Managing the forest landscape, and gathering, preparing, and storing firewood.
- Forest Farming / Agroforestry
Establishment, estimating profitability, productive conservation, riparian buffers, and other topics.
- Forest Grazing / Silvopasture
Forest management, conversion of pasture and pine forests to silvopasture systems, forage management, and other topics.
- Hardwood, Saw Palmetto & Wetland Species
Common marketable wood and plant species.
- Pest Control
Insect management, weeds, diseases, and tree health care.
- Pine Production & Straw
Pine species, regeneration, soils and fertilizers, and pine straw production and management.
- School of Natural Resources and Environment
- Florida Forestry Stewardship Program--School of Forest Resources & Conservation
- School of Forestry Resources & Conservation
- Conservation Easements: Options for Preserving Current Land Uses
- Environmentally Sound Forest Harvesting
- Florida's Renewable Forest Resources
- Selecting a Consulting Forester
- What is in a Natural Resource Management Plan?
State & Federal Agencies
- Bureau of Land Management--U.S. Department of the Interior
- Florida Forest Service--FDACS
- Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)--USDA
- Southern Research Station--USDA Forest Service
- Timber and Log Price Reports--USDA Forest Service
- U.S. National Arboretum
Other University Sites
- Subtropical Forestry-- University of Georgia
- Timber Mart-South-- University of Georgia
- Warnell School of Forest Resources-- University of Georgia
- Master Tree Farmer-- Clemson University
Organizations & Associations
- Association of Consulting Foresters
- Fire Science Online
- Florida Forestry Association
- Florida Society of American Foresters
- Forest Landowners Association
- National Association of State Foresters
- National Tree Trust
- National Urban & Community Forestry Advisory Council
- Society of American Foresters
- Tall Timbers Research Station