Industry News: Forests

Superior’s reforestation project takes root with aerial seeding

Tuesday, September 15, 2020   (1 Comments)

This spring, nearly 3 million jack pine seeds fell from the sky over the Superior National Forest, holding the promise of enhanced wildlife habitat and forest products in future years.

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Fred Robinson, RCA# 150 says...
Posted 11 hours ago
Regarding the cones opening to release the seeds, the cones wont open until they have cooled; thus not falling into the flames. Smart trees! I tested this out one fall in a wood stove in northern Ontario about 60 years ago.