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BOSTON, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, today reported that China's timber supply deficit (its imports of logs and the roundwood equivalent of imports of primary products like lumber, wood panels, woodchips and pulp) will jump from 107 million cubic meters in 2009 to 182 million cubic meters in 2015.
ALBANY, Ga., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Exports of paper, pulp, and lumber to the Far East may help relieve depressed markets for U.S.
BOSTON, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, today announced the hiring of Wade Camp as Senior Wood Products Economist.
Jarvis Application of Consistently Applied NPS Ban on Major Sporting Events Upholds Sanctity of Colorado National Monument, Other National Parks; Bad Precedent Seen if Parks Are Opened Up as Sites for Major Commercialization That Is Inconsistent With Mission of Preserving Unspoiled Outdoors TUCSON, Ariz., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement was issued today by Rick Smith, a former superintendent at Carlsbad Caverns and Guadalupe Mountains National Parks and an...
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Register today to cycle in America's largest fundraiser for tree research, the STIHL Tour des Trees to benefit the Tree Research and Education Endowment (TREE) Fund, scheduled to roll through Virginia Oct. 2 to Oct.
CLEVELAND, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In the aftermath of a winter storm, homeowners have plenty of ice and snow to remove from walkways and driveways. The storm can also be destructive to trees, covering branches in snow and ice and even breaking limbs from the heavy weight.
Expands to Philadelphia WASHINGTON, Jan. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Online real estate broker Sawbuck Realty (www.sawbuck.com) today announced the availability of the Sawbuck Real Estate app for the iPhone and iPod touch.
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CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Husqvarna, a world leader in outdoor power equipment for forestry, lawn and garden care, has developed two new professional chain saws. The new 555 and 562 XP chain saws will change the way the industry classifies best-in-class.
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Working from the ground with a pole saw is faster, easier and requires less man power, but getting into high overhead or dense areas can become problematic. That is why Husqvarna developed its new 327PT5S professional-grade pole saw.
Clearcutting, otherwise known as clearfelling, is a controversial forestry/logging practice in which the majority or all of the trees in an area are uniformly cut down. Clearcutting, in addition to shelterwood and seed tree harvests, is utilized by foresters to construct certain types of forest ecosystems and to encourage select species that require plentiful sunlight or grow in large, even-age stands. Logging companies and forest-worker unions in certain countries support the practice for...