Slideshow: "Train Station in the Forest" Nears Completion in China

Massive U.K. 'Biodome' to Enclose African Rain Forest Habitat

NewsBriefs: NASA Develops Map of Carbon Stored in the Earth's Tropical Forests (NASA)

The design of the Beijing National Hotel is being dictated in part by its sprawling (10,000 m2) interior rain forest...

'Urban' Developments Found in Amazon Rain Forests

NewsBriefs: Software Addresses Water Contamination (Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture)

Environmental Engineering: Multiple Crossings Enable Animals to Pass from Forest to Forest

Impacts of All Terrain Vehicles (ATV) on National Forest Lands and Grasslands

Scale Issues in Forested Watershed Management

NewsBriefs: California Considers Tunnel Under National Forest (Los Angeles Times)

Geologic Hazards on National Forests

Book Review: Green Phoenix: Restoring the Tropical Forests of Guanacaste, Costa Rica by William Allen. New York: Oxford University Press, 2001

Structural Lumber from Small-Diameter Western U.S. Softwood Trees
The purpose of this study was to determine the mechanical properties, and corresponding economic value, of dimension lumber produced from selected over-stocked forest stands of small-diameter...

Small-Diameter Round Timber Connections
An over stocking of trees having diameters less than 20 cm, as measured 1.52 m off the ground presents a major fire hazard to over 54 million acres of National Forest land. Improving the...

Erosion from an Industrial Forest Road in the Ouachita Mountains of Southeastern Oklahoma
Erosion from 4 segments of a 2-year old forest road in a 740 ha basin was measured for each of 105 storms that occurred in a 3.5 year period. Two road segments were part of a mid-slope...

The Forest for the Concrete

The Forest for the Concrete

Management of Mangrove Forest for Coastal Wetland Restoration

Benefits from Wood Engineering Research

Recycling Penn Forest Dam
Almost since it's construction more than 30 years ago, the Penn Forest Dam had suffered severe seepage, leading officials in Bethlehem, Penn., to wonder how secure their largest...





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