A real Christmas tree is an important part of a holiday celebration for many Hoosier households.
Purdue Extension offers publications that can help as you select and care for your tree.
The Indiana Woodland Steward Newsletter is out and available online. Topics include: worm-eating warbler;
pawpaw trees; timber buyer law; Indiana 2021 tree farmer and logger of the year; and much more.
Check out this video from A Moment in the Wild: Painted Turtle.
Learn how to identify them and where they can be found.
Hilly forests like those found in Brown, Monroe and Morgan County, Indiana, suit the secretive
lifestyle of the timber rattlesnakes. Learn more from FNR extension wildlife specialist Brian MacGowan.
USDA awards Farmers Helping Hellbenders Project $2.7 million in funding.
Led by Dr. Rod Williams and the Help the Hellbender team.
Nearly 70 years later Fifty Common Trees of Indiana has been revised and is now "An Introduction
to Trees of Indiana." Learn how to identify Ironwood and many other tree species.
Purdue Extension-Forestry and Natural Resources is a part of a larger group, the Cooperative Extension Service (CES), one of the nation’s largest and best-researched providers of science-based information and education. The Purdue Extension-Forestry and Natural Resources is a great resource and reaches out not only to the state of Indiana but worldwide. We provide resources for aquaculture, fish management, urban and forestry management, natural resource planning, wildlife, and sustainable biomaterials. We encourage you to browse, download free publications, view workshops on the Purdue Extension-FNR Calendar, ask an expert, view Purdue Extension Annual Report and visit other sites that have been added as helpful links.