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by DonCBragg
Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Wisconsin
Topic: Scott and Shelp Lakes SNA, Forest County
Replies: 0
Views: 555

Scott and Shelp Lakes SNA, Forest County

Scott and Shelp Lakes State Natural Areas (SSLSNA) covers 1,674 acres of the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest in Forest County, Wisconsin, approximately 8 miles east of the village of Three Lakes. This parcel was recognized as a SNA in 1974 to protect both Scott Lake and Shelp Lake, spring-fed un...
by DonCBragg
Sun Aug 11, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Wisconsin
Topic: Spur Lake State Natural Area, Oneida County
Replies: 3
Views: 851

Spur Lake State Natural Area, Oneida County

Spur Lake State Natural Area (SNA; https://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Lands/naturalareas/index.asp?SNA=537) is located in eastern Oneida County about 6 miles south of Three Lakes, Wisconsin. This SNA was largely established to protect a shallow lake and its unique plant communities, which include extensive wi...
by DonCBragg
Mon Jul 04, 2016 1:19 pm
Forum: Michigan
Topic: Silver Lake Trail, Pickney State Recreation Area
Replies: 1
Views: 802

Silver Lake Trail, Pickney State Recreation Area

Even with the struggles of the auto industry, much of southeastern Michigan has grown rapidly over the last few decades, especially the countryside outside of the major urban areas. In the nearly quarter-century I’ve been dating or married to my wife, we’ve watching the rural landscapes near Ann Arb...
by DonCBragg
Sat Jul 02, 2016 7:02 pm
Forum: Wisconsin
Topic: Timberlane Road, Northern Highland-American Legion SF
Replies: 0
Views: 1005

Timberlane Road, Northern Highland-American Legion SF

The Northern Highland-American Legion State Forest (NHALSF) covers over 232,000 acres in northern Wisconsin. Established in 1925 and primarily assembled from tax-delinquent and unwanted (usually cutover and/or burned; sometimes briefly farmed) lands, the NHALSF is now a recreational paradise, with d...
by DonCBragg
Wed Jun 29, 2016 8:43 am
Forum: Wisconsin
Topic: Tomahawk Lake Hemlocks State Natural Area
Replies: 5
Views: 1408

Re: Tomahawk Lake Hemlocks State Natural Area

Thanks Ed and Erik for pointing out my misidentification of the Indian pipes...In looking at the pictures closer, I believe it is probably summer coralroot (Corallorhiza maculata)... Regarding your inquiry about the adelgid, so far this invasive has not arrived in the area yet, although I suspect wh...
by DonCBragg
Tue Jun 28, 2016 4:39 pm
Forum: Wisconsin
Topic: Two Lakes Oak-Pine Forest State Natural Area
Replies: 1
Views: 801

Two Lakes Oak-Pine Forest State Natural Area

Two Lakes Oak-Pine Forest State Natural Area (TWOSNA) is one of 673 (as of 2016) areas formally protected by the State of Wisconsin to preserve the disappearing remnants of natural communities. TWOSNA (http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Lands/naturalareas/index.asp?SNA=511) covers 112 acres in the Northern Hig...
by DonCBragg
Tue Jun 28, 2016 3:50 pm
Forum: Wisconsin
Topic: Tomahawk Lake Hemlocks State Natural Area
Replies: 5
Views: 1408

Tomahawk Lake Hemlocks State Natural Area

Tomahawk Lake Hemlocks State Natural Area (TLHSNA) is one of 673 (as of 2016) areas formally protected by the State of Wisconsin to preserve the disappearing remnants of natural communities. TLHSNA (http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Lands/naturalareas/index.asp?SNA=510) covers 244 acres in the Northern Highla...
by DonCBragg
Thu Mar 17, 2016 6:37 am
Forum: Bulletin of the Eastern Native Tree Society
Topic: Bulletin of the ENTS, Volume 10, Issue 1, for 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 12635

Re: Bulletin of the ENTS, Volume 10, Issue 1, for 2015

Joe--Sorry for the slow response; I've not been good about keeping up with the NTS BBS in recent months. I am still the editor-in-chief of the Journal of Forestry, and we have had a few occasions to put in a plug for the NTS and the sine method during my tenure (including a short article I wrote sev...
by DonCBragg
Mon Jan 18, 2016 3:39 pm
Forum: Bulletin of the Eastern Native Tree Society
Topic: Publishing The Bulletin of ENTS:Change of Guard
Replies: 4
Views: 1704

Re: Publishing The Bulletin of ENTS:Change of Guard

Just a quick note of encouragement for those that may be contemplating taking on the mantle of the editor of the Bulletin...Do not be deterred because of fears of having to buy and learn expensive desktop publishing software--I produced every issue of the Bulletin using current versions of Microsoft...
by DonCBragg
Mon Jan 18, 2016 3:32 pm
Forum: Mississippi
Topic: Vicksburg National Military Park, MS
Replies: 4
Views: 1165

Re: Vicksburg National Military Park, MS

Bob...I have reported almost nothing in terms of tuliptree in Arkansas, as it is not particularly common in most of the state. I would expect to find the best examples along a ridge in the northeastern part of the state (Crowley's Ridge).

Don Bragg

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