October 14, 2013 in Uncategorized
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) â Cottonwood trees that once dominated forests along the Missouri River are in danger of disappearing, a North Dakota Forest Service official says.
Cottonwoods are declining because of dam-caused changes in river flow, develo…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
October 3, 2013 in Uncategorized
LEAD (AP) â The South Dakota Department of Agriculture is hosting a free workshop in Lead on treatment of mountain pine beetles in the Black Hills.
The workshop at the Lead High School Auditorium runs Thursday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. MDT. Informat…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
May 30, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Pine trees killed by mountain pine beetles on hundreds of thousands of acres are decaying and becoming more likely to tumble. Continue Reading
May 20, 2013 in The Daily Republic
200 poplars will remove toxins from the soil, water behind Depot Pub and Grill site.
April 25, 2013 in The Daily Republic
This is the 33rd year Mitchell has earned the national distinction.
April 23, 2013 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) SDSU Extension and the South Dakota Department of Agriculture will be hosting a tree workshop in Sioux Falls next week to help residents deal with the aftermath of the spring ice storm.
April 10, 2013 in The Daily Republic
The move marks an attempt to resolve differences early and avoid lengthy appeals over projects such as timber sales or road decommissioning.
April 7, 2013 in The Daily Republic
The mountain pine beetle epidemic has killed thousands of acres of ponderosa pine trees in the Black Hills and made the forest vulnerable to wildfires.
March 11, 2013 in The Daily Republic
The $2 million will be available immediately to help counties fight the insects that have devastated pine forests in parts of the Black Hills.
March 6, 2013 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE County governments should receive a total of $2 million in additional state financial assistance for fighting infestations of pine beetles, the state Senate decided Tuesday night.