Demonstrating Low-Cost Methods for Reforestation

800 532 Stroud Water Research Center

Funded by: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation

Four sites in New York, Pennsylvania, and Maryland will demonstrate options for improving the cost-effectiveness of reforestation methods, including direct seeding, innovative fencing in lieu of tree shelters, live stakes, improved methods for managing herbivore competition, and more.

Project Years: 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
Project Lead: Bernard W. Sweeney
Collaborators: David S. Wise; Paul Salon (U.S. Dept. of Agriculture); Art Gover (private contractor); Andy Duncan (Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources); Natural Lands Trust

Project details may change over the lifespan of a project. Details listed here are from the annual report of the most recent project year.