US Forest Service Announces $2 Million to Support Community Forests

News Release — U.S. Department of Agriculture June 2, 2017 Media Contact: Jason Kirchner Voice: (414) 297-3664 Cell: (414) 238-1299 [email protected] Grants will benefit communities in Idaho, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Wisconsin Washington, D.C. (June 2, 2017) – Today the U.S. Forest Service announced the award of $2 million to catalyze seven Community Forest […]

Free training offered for forest pest first detectors

News Release — Forest Pest First Detector Program May 19, 2015 Media Contact: Gwen Kozlowski (802) 656-6646 E-mail: [email protected] Montpelier–Vermont’s Forest Pest First Detector Program will provide free training on June 13 in Montpelier for volunteers interested in scouting for three invasive insects–the Asian longhorned beetle, emerald ash borer and hemlock woolly adelgid–in their communities. […]