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Southern Forest Nursery Management Cooperative research seeks to decrease pine seedling toppling during strong wind events

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The Auburn University Southern Forest Nursery Management Cooperative has discovered the cause of loblolly and longleaf pine seedling toppling during strong wind events, and has developed a solution to this...
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Appeal of SFWS research lab leads graduate student Sara Bolds to researching the impacts of wild pig populations

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For Sara Bolds, Auburn University’s School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences seemed like the right fit for graduate school from the very beginning. “Of all the schools I looked at...
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Auburn University’s new degree in wildlife enterprise management to equip students for careers in outdoor industries

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Students who enjoy the outdoors will want to explore Auburn University’s new degree program that provides the education and skills needed for a variety of careers in hunting and fishing...
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School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences research team discovers Zika-transmitting mosquito species in Alabama

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Auburn University researchers have discovered the presence of Aedes aegypti—the primary mosquito that transmits Zika virus, yellow fever and other flaviviruses—in Alabama. After a 26-year absence of the mosquito, Auburn School...