There are active timber sales!!
This is a picture of one of our hand felling crews puling a hitch and preparing to cut another tree.
The resulting growth from a heavy thinning.
Sugar Maple regeneration with deer browse damage.
Every timber sale should remove a portion of the cull trees.
Its note every day that you get to mark a fine tree like this while doing a good silvicultural thinning.
This picture is of an Amercian beech control project that we did in CNY.
Saddled Propminent Catepillar is a mojar defoliator of our northern hardwoods tree species.
This a picture of a finished portion of a commercial thinning. This stand is an northern hardwood stand composed of northern red oak and red maple.
The process of thinning the forest creates spaces between the trees to enhance tree growth.