Center for Private Forests
About the Center
The Center for Private Forests focuses on applied research, education and outreach to students, forest landowners, the forest-products industry, loggers, conservation districts, agencies, land trusts, nongovernmental organizations and the public.
The Center for Private Forests at Penn State will foster the retention, stewardship, and management of private forests by conducting applied research on stewardship issues and creating collaborative learning opportunities for students and stakeholders through participative outreach with private forest landowners, educators, volunteers, agencies, organizations, and the general public.
Center for Private Forests News
July 29, 2014The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture recently announced that they are expanding the quarantine area in Southeast PA for thousand cankers disease of black walnut.
Feral Swine in Pennsylvania
July 7, 2014Feral swine are starting to make their presence known in the forests of Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Forestry Association News
July 7, 2014An summer update from the Pennsylvania Forestry Association
2015 Private Forest Landowners Conference: The Future of Penn's Woods
March 20-21, 2015