Forests and forestry

Forests and forestry
Ashe, William Willard
by Bedingfield, Frank, V. William Willard Ashe, forester, dendrologist, and conservationist, was born at Elmwood, the family home in Raleigh. The oldest of nine children of Samuel A'Court Ashe and Hannah Emerson Willard Ashe, [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Biltmore Forest School
by Jolley, Harley E. Biltmore Forest School by Harley E. Jolley, 2006 See Also: Biltmore House; Asheville; Biltmore Industries; Pisgah National Forest The Biltmore Forest School, established near [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Croatan National Forest
by Farnham, Thomas J. In July 1936, under the authority granted by the 1911 Weeks Act, President Franklin D. Roosevelt designated as a national forest the 77,000 acres the federal government already owned in North [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Damtoft, Walter Julius
by Lanning, E. Kaye. Walter Julius Damtoft, forester and business and civic leader in western North Carolina, was born in Southport, Conn., the son of Knud Julius and Dagmas (Jacobi) Damtoft. He received a bachelor of [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
El árbol de Navidad del estado
by . Extraído de Libro de hechos de El Viejo Estado del Norte. La propiedad literaria 2011 por la Oficina de Archivos e Historia de Carolina del Norte, Departamento de Recursos Culturale de [...] (from NC Office of Archives and History.)
El árbol del estado
by . Extraído de Libro de hechos de El Viejo Estado del Norte. La propiedad literaria 2011 por la Oficina de Archivos e Historia de Carolina del Norte, Departamento de Recursos Culturale de [...] (from NC Office of Archives and History.)
Ferebee, Percy Bell
by Stephens, George Myers. Ferebee, Percy Bell by George Myers Stephens, 1986 29 May 1891–30 Dec. 1970 Percy Bell Ferebee, banker and developer, was born in [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Forests- Part 1:Introduction
by York, Maury, Norris, David A., Freeman, Joan E., Southern, David, Rohr, Karl, Bullard, A. J., Snow, Jean. Forests by Joan E. Freeman, 2006 Additional research provided by A. J. Bullard, David A. Norris, Karl Rohr, Jean Snow, David Southern, and Maurice C. York. See also: Biltmore Forest [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Forests- Part 2: Important North Carolina Tree Species
by Southern, Ed, York, Maury, Norris, David A., Freeman, Joan E., Rohr, Karl, Bullard, A. J., Snow, Jean. Forests by Joan E. Freeman, 2006 Additional research provided by A. J. Bullard, David A. Norris, Karl Rohr, Jean Snow, David Southern, and Maurice C. York. See also: Biltmore Forest [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Forests- Part 3: Efforts to Protect North Carolina Forests and Trees
by York, Maury, Norris, David A., Freeman, Joan E., Southern, David, Rohr, Karl, Bullard, A. J., Snow, Jean. Forests by Joan E. Freeman, 2006 Additional research provided by A. J. Bullard, David A. Norris, Karl Rohr, Jean Snow, David Southern, and Maurice C. York. See also: Biltmore Forest [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Graber, Robert Walter
by Stewart, James. Graeber, Robert Walter (R.W.) By James Stewart, NCSU Libraries, 2016 1 Jan. 1888 - 19 July 1967 R. W. Graeber was a pioneer of North Carolina’s forestry extension service and [...] (from NCSU Libraries.)
La planta carnívora del estado
by . Extraído de Libro de hechos de El Viejo Estado del Norte. La propiedad literaria 2011 por la Oficina de Archivos e Historia de Carolina del Norte, Departamento de Recursos Culturale de [...] (from NC Office of Archives and History.)
Live Oaks
by Kemp, Amy. Live Oaks Guercus Virginiana by Amy Kemp, 2017; Kelly Agan, 2018. Government and Heritage Library The Live Oak, or Guercus Virginiana, is a hardy tree growing in [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Luelling, Henderson
by Thompson, Paul B. Henderson Luelling, nurseryman and agricultural entrepreneur, was born in Randolph County, the son of Mesheck Luelling, a physician and nurseryman of Welsh descent and a member of the Back Creek [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Nags Head Woods Ecological Preserve
by Weidman, Rich. Hammocks—unique fertile areas along coastal regions characterized by hardwood vegetation and higher elevations than their surroundings—grew up along the shore of Roanoke Sound and are today protected [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Nantahala National Forest
by Hardin, Elizabeth. Nantahala National Forest by Elizabeth Hardin, 2006 The [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
North Carolina Regional Vegetation
by Horton, Emily S. The wide variety of landforms found in the three regions of North Carolina is evident in the extreme range of vegetation throughout the state. Click on one of the three regions below to see a list of [...] (from NCpedia.)
Pack, George Willis
by Meehan, James. George Willis Pack, lumber merchant and benefactor of the city of Asheville, was born in Fenner, Madison County, N.Y., of English ancestry. His forebears had settled in New Jersey in 1664 and for [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Paper Mills
by Williams, Wiley J., Stevenson, George, Roundtree, Lynn. The earliest North Carolina paper mill, erected in 1777 in Orange County by John Hulgan, was equipped with a water-powered stamper to pound rags to fiber. From 1777 to 1896, there were ten [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Perry, Norman: Redbone Hounds And Wood Pile Dogs
by Cecelski, David S. They call him "Big Norm" in Bertie County. His name is Norman Perry Sr., and he's 82 years old, tough as old leather, and passionate about big swamps, hot-nosed dogs and coon hunting. He has been a [...] (from Listening to History, News and Observer.)
Pinchot, Gifford
by Kelly, Charles B. Gifford Pinchot, forester and politician, was born in Simsbury, Conn., the eldest son of James W. and Mary Jane Eno Pinchot. James was a wealthy manufacturer and partner in the firm, Pinchot, Warren [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Pine Bark Beetles
by Smith, Lisa D. Three species of pine bark beetles-ips beetles, black turpentine beetles, and southern pine beetles-destroy significant numbers of North Carolina's extensive pine tree population each year. Of these [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Pisgah National Forest
by Bonner, Michael. Pisgah National Forest was the first of North Carolina's national forests. It derived its name from Buncombe County's Mount Pisgah, named in 1776 by the Reverend James Hall during Gen. Griffith [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Rendezvous Mountain State Educational Forest
by Agan, Kelly. Rendezvous Mountain State Educational Forest By Kelly Agan, N.C. Government & Heritage Library, 2015   Established: 1926 (State Park); 1984 (State Educational [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Reuter, Philip Christian Gottlieb
by Hinman, William. Philip Christian Gottlieb Reuter, Moravian surveyor, architect, and forester, was born in Steinbach, Germany, and lived a difficult childhood as the son of Dr. Johann Marsilius Reuter—a once-wealthy [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Schenck, Carl Alwin
by McIntyre, Pattie Bartee. Schenck, Carl Alwin by Pattie Bartee McIntyre, 1994 25 Mar. 1868–15 May 1955 See also: Biltmore Forest [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Schumacher, Francis Xavier
by Roberts, B. W. C. Francis Xavier Schumacher, pioneer in the field of forestry mensuration, was born in Dayton, Ohio, the son of Joseph and Julia Lavender Schumacher. He attended Emanuel's Parochial School prior to [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
State Parks
by Branch, Paul, Diem, Gordon Neal, Conner, Elizabeth H., Tingley, Carol A. State Parks by Gordon Neal Diem and Carol A. Tingley, 2006 Additional research by Paul Branch and Elizabeth H. Conner. See also: History of the North Carolina State Park System (NC [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
The Forest and the Indians
by Parramore, Thomas C., Watson, Harry L., Nathans, Sydney, Anderson, Jean Bradley, Clayton, Thomas H., Fenn, Elizabeth A., Wood, Peter H. By Elizabeth A. Fenn, Peter H. Wood, Harry L. Watson, Thomas H. Clayton, Sydney Nathans, Thomas C. Parramore, and Jean B. Anderson; Maps by Mark Anderson Moore. Edited by Joe A. Mobley. [...] (from The Way We Lived in North Carolina, NC Office of Archives and History and UNC Press.)
Uwharrie National Forest
by Patteson, Angelyn H. Uwharrie National Forest by Angelyn H. Patteson, 2006 Uwharrie National Forest, headquartered at Troy, is one of America's smallest national forests, [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Vanderbilt, George Washington
by Morgan, Joe L. Vanderbilt, George Washington by Joe L. Morgan, 1996 14 Nov. 1862–6 Mar. 1914 See also: Biltmore House; Biltmore Forest School; Biltmore Industries George Washington Vanderbilt, heir [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Wetlands
by Simpson, Bland. Wetlands by Bland Simpson, 2006 See also: Great Dismal Swamp; Pocosins; [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
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