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What is the best way to reduce fire fuel on my property?

Q: I just moved to a fairly wooded area west of town where I imagine fire danger is a real issue. I know that removing all extra debris and "fuel" in the yard is important. With all the trees and branches that went ...

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Be Yellowjacket Aware

Yellowjackets are a beneficial omnivorous wasp native to the Pacific Northwest and are often more active in the summer months when it is hotter and dryer. They can also become more aggressive and sting unprovoked in fall when...

Amanda Brenner, Lauren Grand | Aug 2020 | Article

Eight things to consider when building a pond on your woodland property.

Few amenities better enhance the value of a woodland property than a pond. When built correctly, ponds can provide water for livestock and wildlife, fishing, boating, swimming, fire protection, aesthetics, and higher land value. ...

Lauren Grand | Jul 2020 | Article

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