WHEN: Monday, November 28th and Tuesday, November 29th, 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm (or when all 50 trees are sold)
WHAT: Leyland Cypress and Carolina Sapphire (bluish tinge; nice strong smell). All are locally grown, freshly cut and high quality (trees will be fresh from the School Forest in Washington Parish). Trees will be replaced with new seedlings at the Forest
PRICE: $7 per foot (a 6 ft tall tree is $42). Cash or Check only; no plastic
SIZES: 5 to 6.5 feet
WHERE: Behind the LSU Renewable Natural Resources Building (Highland Road at Nicholson Ext)
WHO: Society of American Foresters Student Chapter at LSU
RNR FALL SEMINAR
Wednesday, 30 November 2016
11:30 – 12:20; RNR Room 142; coffee and cookies at 11:20
Tom Soniat, PhD
Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of New Orleans
A COMEDY of the Commons: Prospects for the Sustainable Management of a Public Oyster Resource
-- Quick News --
The full seminar schedule for the Fall semester is available on the Seminar page.
Dr. Richard Keim participated in an interview about the recent historic flooding here in southern Lousiana. The interview, The Flood of 2016 is part of an LPB continuing series: Louisiana: The State We're In. The interview can be seen in its entirety HERE. The science behind the disaster is covered beginning at 14:40 minutes.
In Memoriam: Greg Scott Barbe (1995, BSF) A resident of Zachary and an employee at ExxonMobil Chemical Plant, he died Thursday, July 28, 2016, in an accident while working alone on family property. He was 44 years old. His obituary is avalalble here
The retirement of Dr. Jim L. Chambers after 40 years of teaching, research, and service to the School of Renewable Natural Resources was celebrated with a dinner recepiton and gathering on 7 April 2016. Photos from the event are located on our Photo Gallery .page.
Photos of the Spring 2016 LSU College of Agriculture Graduation highlighting our RNR Graduates are available on our Photo Gallery page
2nd Quarter 2016 Timber Tales is now available. The details and a link to the newsletter are available on our Extensions page.
Minutes from the Spring 2016 Alumni Business meeting are available for download: PDF. Additionally, a roster of the Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries Alumni Association and Council is available on the Officers page; a PDF contact list is also linked.
The Spring 2016 edition of Research Matters is now avaialble for download as a PDF. Previous editions of Research Matters are also available for your perusal and download. The links are on our Research Matters page.
The Student Chapter of Society of American Foresters (SAF) has a way to keep you informed, share their news and events, and keep in touch: They have a Facebook page.LIKE their page, and keep up with all the latest! Support your local (student) Foresters!