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Research on forests and forestry

Articles in journals and other sources

Search in Agricola or CAB Abstracts for 

Government sources

TreeSearch - Forest Service Research & Development - publications of the U.S. Forest Service

Joint Fire Science Program - supports credible wildland fire research; collaboration among many government and academic partners. They publish Firescience Digests (formerly called Briefs) which summarize results of research, and also alert researchers to sources of grant funding.
Also lists grant-funding opportunities.


Urban Forestry


Urban Forest Connections Webinar series - monthly webinars on 2nd Tuesdays, presented by the Forest Service’s National Urban Forest Technology & Science Delivery Team

Planning the Urban Forest (2009), part of the American Planning Association series, Planning Advisory Service Reports. We have access to the full text in the ABI Inform database. Each chapter is a separate record:  Here is a link to the Table of Contents. To find this in ABI Inform, search by series title (Planning Advisory Service Report) and find by report number.

Urban and Community Forest of New England U.S. Forest Service General Technical Report NRS 38, (2008), 67 pages, PDF.

Urban Forest Data from the U.S. Forest Service, by state, city (short list), or region. Includes statistics and GIS files.

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