Volunteers at the Mountain Research Station (more in Photo galleries)
Invasive forest pests threaten eastern United States’ native trees and forests, compromising commercial, recreational and ecological values. Through partnerships with public and private partners, the nonprofit Forest Restoration Alliance works to solve the threat of these pests and restore, maintain, and enhance our region’s woodlands.
In the News
FRA Members Honored by NC Wildlife Federation
No End to the Parade of Pests Killing Our Trees
Saving the Legacy of Hemlocks in the Southeast
Conserving Eastern Hemlock
Population isolation results in unexpectedly high differentiation in Carolina hemlock
Scientists Encourage Forest Health Division in NIFA
Video on HWA and Other Invasives
Ben Smith Featured in CALS Newsletter
last updated 9/14/18
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