Tag Archive: Woods

A Ghost in the Woods

The ghost flower in full bloom. Photo credit: Carol Lord Imagine you are enjoying perfect fall weather on a hike with your family, when suddenly you come upon a ghost. Translucent white, small and creeping out of the ground behind a tree, you stop and look closer to figure out what it is you’ve just …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2018/01/05/a-ghost-in-the-woods/

The Danger Within… What’s Hiding in Our Woods

As summer comes to its apex you may find yourself longing to move your activities outdoors and commune with nature. However, as you are reveling in the warm weather while hiking, camping, biking, gardening, etc. remember that there are native plants of a less friendly nature hiding in plain sight. I’m sure you have all …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/06/15/the-danger-within-whats-hiding-in-our-woods/

Forest Stewardship Internet Video Workshop: The “Green Value” of Your Woods

December 12, 2012; 1:00 – 4:00 PM ET (12:00 – 3:00 PM CT) At participating UF-IFAS Extension Office across Florida (listed below) Get a more complete picture of the value of your woods! Florida’s private forest lands provide many economic and environmental benefits to society such as protecting water quality, wildlife conservation and carbon storage. Until now we …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/11/02/forest-stewardship-internet-video-workshop-the-green-value-of-your-woods/