KWF Tagung 2016

by Admin 31. May 2016 13:46

The 17th annual KWF Conference is being held June 9-12 in Roding (Oberpfalz, Bayern). Considered the largest forestry demo fair in the world, forestry professionals will enjoy the KWF Expo (Forest Machinery and Innovations Show), field trips and the Congress. More...

CO-WY SAF Annual Meeting 2016

by Admin 2. May 2016 11:38

The annual Colorado-Wyoming SAF Meeting is taking place May 12-14 at the Western State Colorado University in Gunnison, Colorado. The theme for this year's event is "The New Normal: Adaptive Forest Management in a Changing World." Featuring key experts, educational sessions, presentations, networking and exhibits; this event is the place to be for professionals in the forestry industry. More...

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Foresters on the Hunt for Champion Trees

by rturriff 8. April 2016 09:58

Arborists, foresters, environmental advocates, and tree enthusiasts are on the hunt for the biggest trees in America. Each year, from March through National Arbor Day, nominations are submitted to the American Forests in hopes of discovering a new champion tree. In order to be considered a champion, challenger trees are identified by points that are calculated from the girth, height and crown size of the tree. More...

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Laser Technology's TruPulse, a Preferred Tool of American Forests

by KHarrold 17. June 2015 13:40

In June 2013, American Forests launched a program to revamp their tree measuring guidelines and upgrade the big tree database so it could be more valuable for scientific research. The up-to-date guidelines are available on the American Forests website. More...

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Laser Technology’s Impulse 200 LR and MapSmart® Software Used in Tree Mapping Application

by KHarrold 18. November 2013 14:15

American Surveyor magazine featured a cover story this month about a hunter, Michael Taylor. Not a hunter of wildlife, but a tree hunter. Similar to wildlife, trees have footprints that are clues to their total existence. Taylor, a member of the Native Tree Society, documents these tree footprints using Laser Technology Inc.'s Impulse 200 LR rangefinder along with an Archer Field PC® from Juniper Systems equipped with MapSmart Field Mapping Software More...

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