Across the nation and in Indiana, many groups are studying the efficacy of carbon sequestration through conservation of forest lands, reforestation, and carbon farming. Sequestration is a strategy to reduce the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, which is widely believed to contribute to climate change. Read more here.
Mike Warner, President of ArborTerra Consulting, Inc. recently was awarded the Distinguished Forester award by the Association of Consulting Foresters at their 2020 virtual conference in June. The award marks a forester’s contributions to the application of forestry on private lands, to the advancement of the profession, to private ownership of forestlands, and to the national organization. Read more here.
During COVID-19, there are businesses deemed critical to the nation’s infrastructure and essential workers referring to employees that are important to the functioning of American society. Most understand why healthcare workers, postal and delivery services, grocery and drug stores are essential. But some people might ask why are consulting foresters are considered essential workers in an industry marked as critical to the U.S. infrastructure? Learn more here.
Learn more about why forest diversity is important to the populations of our songbirds.
Listen to Mike Warner at the Leadership Nature podcast talk about why he became a forester, the opportunities and challenges along the way, and the skills it takes to succeed.
Here is a great YouTube video about invasives and how they spread into a forest. This is video from New York but we have the same thing happening to our forests in Indiana. This video gives the simple breakdown of how the “invasion” can happen before you know it.
So…it’s a common question that gets asked when you meet someone for the first time or when you are catching up with an old friend…”What do you do?” Some of our customers who only use a specific service or buy a specific product also have asked, “What else does ArborTerra do?” This is not always the easiest question to answer with a quick and easy response (even though we are supposed to have a 30 second overview ready on command).
The fact is that ArborTerra provides many different services in the area of forestry and natural resource management, and also is a distributor of a wide variety of erosion control products and a complete line of cover crop seed. And now, instead of stumbling through our spiel, we have come up with a better way to answer that common question…”What does ArborTerra do?” Check out our new video below! Once you see the products and services ArborTerra has to offer, contact us and let us know how we can help you.