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The following publications are available free or for a nominal charge from most NCFS offices. Almost all of the publications listed are produced by NCFS except where noted. NCFS distributes a wide variety of publications and educational items produced by the USDA Forest Service and other sources. Many of those items are not listed. For more information, or to order, contact Tom James at (919) 857-4819.

Many publications are in Adobe Acrobat format (*.pdf) and can be viewed by downloading Adobe's free Acrobat Reader.

State Forests

IE0312 Clemmons Educational State Forest (4 MB) IN STOCK
Outlines educational programs and services available at Clemmons Educational State Forest (FREE)

ESF0701 DuPont State Forest: A Learning Experience OUT OF STOCK
Discusses the recreation activities available at the largest state-owned forest (FREE)

IE0106 Holmes Educational State Forest (5 MB) IN STOCK
Outlines educational programs and services available at Holmes Educational State Forest (FREE)

ESF0312 Jordan Lake Educational State Forest (2 MB) OUT OF STOCK
Outlines educational programs and services available at Jordan Lake Educational State Forest (FREE)

IE0413 North Carolina's Educational State Forests (9 MB) OUT OF STOCK
(FREE)

ESF1101 Rendezvous Mountain Educational State Forest (1 MB) IN STOCK
Outlines educational programs and services available at Rendezvous Mountain Educational State Forest (FREE)

ESF0212 Turnbull Creek Educational State Forest (1 MB) OUT OF STOCK
Outlines educational programs and services available at Turnbull Creek Educational State Forest (FREE)

ESF0501 Tuttle Educational State Forest (628 KB) IN STOCK
Outlines educational programs and services available at Tuttle Educational State Forest (FREE)

Fire Control

FC0112 Fire Department Assistance Program OUT OF STOCK
Brochure (FREE)

E05-44596 Firewise Landscaping in North Carolina IN STOCK
Information from NCSU Extension Forestry (FREE)

FC0113 Prescribed Burning: Good Fire, Bad Fire (2.2 MB) IN STOCK
Explains the difference between controlled used of fire and wildfire (FREE)

Forest Management

ST0113 Forest Stewardship (1.58 MB) IN STOCK
Brochure outlines benefits of the Forest Stewardship Program. Includes contact telephone numbers. (FREE)

WQ0107 Forestry Best Management Practices Manual IN STOCK
Book. (FREE)

FM0113 Guide to Cost-share Assistance Requirements for Forestry Practices (3.5 MB) IN STOCK Brochure on requirements for participation in cost-share programs (FREE)

FM0115 Introduction to Longleaf Pine ONLY AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD
Brochure about the Longleaf Pine in North Carolina including the growth pattern, regeneration process and unique benefits of the species (FREE)

FM0116 Landowner’s Guide to North Carolina’s Forest Development Program (2.98 MB) IN STOCK Describes the state cost-share tree planting and forest improvement program. (FREE)

WON-41 Practicing Forestry under Local Regulations IN STOCK
Woodland Owner Notes 41, from NCSU Extension Forestry (FREE)

FM0215 Technical Assistance for Longleaf Pine Management: Cape Fear Arch ONLY AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD Brochure discussing forest management assistance for longleaf pine (FREE)

FM0312 Technical Assistance for Longleaf Pine Management: Onslow Bight OUT OF STOCK Brochure discussing forest management assistance for longleaf pine (FREE)

FM0315 Technical Assistance for Longleaf Pine Management: NC Sandhills Region ONLY AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD Brochure discussing forest management assistance for longleaf pine (FREE)

IE0114 What We Can Do For You PRINT ON DEMAND Leaflet with brief descriptions of NCFS service for landowners (FREE)

WON-43 Zoning & Land Use Regulation of Forestry IN STOCK
Woodland Owner Notes 43, from NCSU Extension Forestry (FREE)

Forestry Leaflets: One to two page flyers on timely forestry topics (FREE)
These leaflets are formatted for easy printing by the end user. The NCFS does not keep hard copies in stock.
[Index of available Forestry Leaflets]

Longleaf Leaflets: Leaflets concentrating on longleaf pine (FREE)

Shortleaf Leaflets: Leaflets concentrating on shortleaf pine (FREE)

Technical Resource Bulletins:

These publications are reports on forestry research projects completed by NCFS or a summary of current knowledge on a forestry topic. They are technical in nature and written for professional foresters and land managers, and savvy landowners with a more extensive forestry background. (FREE)

Forest Health

ID0509 Gypsy Moth IN STOCK
Brochure (FREE)

ID0409 Hemlock Woolly Adelgid IN STOCK
Brochure (FREE)

ID0309 Oak Decline IN STOCK
Brochure (FREE)

Invasive Species Leaflets: One to two page flyers giving information about invasive pests. These are "Print on demand" publications and are not kept in stock. (FREE)

Education & Outreach

IE0312 Clemmons Educational State Forest (4 MB) IN STOCK
Outlines educational programs and services available at Clemmons Educational State Forest (FREE)

IE0115 Common Forest Trees of North Carolina and How to Identify Them (11 MB) IN STOCK
Paperback tree identification booklet. Includes details on size, shape and other characteristics of each species. Includes black and white illustrations of tree leaves, twigs and fruit and range map. 102 pages. $1.00

WQ0105 Forest Water Quality - Making Every Drop Count OUT OF STOCK
Learning guide and educational module workbook on nonpoint source pollution, topographic maps and aquatic insects. Includes instructor's guide and answer key. (Module 1 of 2). (FREE)

IE0106 Holmes Educational State Forest IN STOCK
Outlines educational programs and services available at Holmes Educational State Forest (FREE)

ESF0312 Jordan Lake Educational State Forest OUT OF STOCK
Outlines educational programs and services available at Jordan Lake Educational State Forest (FREE)

IE0413 North Carolina's Educational State Forests OUT OF STOCK
(FREE)

ESF1101 Rendezvous Mountain Educational State Forest IN STOCK
Outlines educational programs and services available at Rendezvous Mountain Educational State Forest (FREE)

NFES-92021 The True Story of Smokey Bear IN STOCK
Comic book telling the story of the real-life Smokey Bear. English and Spanish versions available (FREE)

ESF0212 Turnbull Creek Educational State Forest OUT OF STOCK
Outlines educational programs and services available at Turnbull Creek Educational State Forest (FREE)

ESF0501 Tuttle Educational State Forest (628 KB) IN STOCK
Outlines educational programs and services available at Tuttle Educational State Forest (FREE)

Nursery

NU0216 2016-2017 Tree Seedling Catalog OUT OF STOCK
Catalog and order form for superior tree seedlings available from the NCFS Tree Nurseries (FREE)

NU0112 Seedling Planting Standards ONLY AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD
(FREE)

NU0212 Normas de siembra de plántulas ONLY AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD
(FREE)

Urban Forestry

UF0111 What is Green Infrastructure? OUT OF STOCK
Brochure (FREE)

AG-696 Who is Responsible for the Trees? IN STOCK
Brochure from NCSU Extension Forestry (FREE)

Water Quality

WQ0116 Where Water Goes Workbook ONLY AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD
Booklet (FREE)

WQ0314 Call Before You Cut Timber OUT OF STOCK
Brochure. (FREE)

WQ0114 Riparian/Wetland Tree Planting Pocket Guide OUT OF STOCK
Booklet. (FREE)

WQ0107 Forestry Best Management Practices Manual IN STOCK
Book. (FREE)

WQ0105 Forest Water Quality - Making Every Drop Count OUT OF STOCK
Learning guide and educational module workbook on nonpoint source pollution, topographic maps and aquatic insects. Includes instructor's guide and answer key. (Module 1 of 2). (FREE)

WQ0214 A Guide for Forest Access Road Construction and Maintenance in the Southern Appalachian Mountains IN STOCK
(FREE)

WQ0111 Keeping Sediment in Check with BMPs: 2011 Report on Logging Activities in NC Snapshot OUT OF STOCK
A brief overview of the Final Report for the NC Forestry Best Management Practices Implementation Survey, 2006-2008. (FREE)

WQ0115 Managing Forests for Water OUT OF STOCK
A guide to developing a forest watershed management plan (FREE)

Small-Scale Solutions to Eroding Streambanks ONLY AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD
A guide to reducing stormwater erosion on urban streambanks(FREE)

UF0115 Healthy Forests for Clean Water ONLY AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD
Booklet (FREE)

Water Quality Forestry Leaflets - A series of flyers dealing with timely forestry water quality topics (free):

 
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