Resources

Owning a forest comes with lots of questions. We’ve pulled together some of our favorite resources for you, and split them up into different sections for different needs and interests. These resources have been gathered over decades of working with forest landowners and hearing the shared questions they have about stewarding their woodlands. You might want to learn about what to look for in the woods and how to monitor its changes. You might want to delve into strategies to improve wildlife habitat and optimize timber value. Whatever your management goals, these resources can help inform your stewardship, deepen your relationship to your woods, and help you translate your vision for your forest into action.

Monitoring & Inventory Tools

Management Planning

Ecological Forestry

Managing for Wildlife

Invasive Species

Non-Timber Forest Products

Thinning and Selling Trees

Post-Harvest Resources

Funding Opportunities for Landowners

Planning Your Home and Forest for Wildfire

Biochar & Biofuels

Regulations, Current Use, & Taxes

Seasonal Forestry Reminders

For Beginning Forest Landowners

DIY Stewardship Resources

For FSC®-Certified Forest Owners

For FSC® Wood Buyers

Resources for Forest Owners in San Juan County

Preferred Providers

Other Great Resources for Forest Owners

latest news & Events

Helping Your Forest Through Dry Times

The drier and hotter years ahead don’t have to spell trouble for the forests you steward. From recognizing and responding to drought stress in trees to planting tree species from other regions, there are steps you can take to mitigate the impacts of climate change in your forest.

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Stewarding Woodlands in a Changing Climate

Ben Deumling and his family steward Zena Forest, a member of NNRG’s group FSC® certificate. The largest contiguous block of forest in the Eola Hills of the Willamette Valley, Zena Forest has not been immune to the impacts of climate change. Facing large-scale Douglas-fir die-off, Ben describes below how he and his family are experimenting with planting less-traditional tree species—ones more tolerant to a warming climate.

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Seeking Forest Owners for New Study

You know better than anyone what kind of management work you’ve done in your forest, and what sorts of financial and ecological results its produced. Your closest forest-owning neighbor might have taken a different approach but ended up with similar results.

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