Hoosier Highlights Sorted by Topic

The following Hoosier Highlight articles are sorted by topic rather than the date they are written to make it easier to find a topic that you might be interested in. The topics are the same as those in the Hoosier Forest Plan.

Threatened and Endangered Species

Changes Caused by Listing of the Long-eared Bat (2015)

White Nose Syndrome in eastern bat species (2013)

Bald Eagles: Off the Endangered Species List, Gaining ground on the Hoosier (2008)

White-nose Syndrome in Bats (2010)

Maintain and Restore Sustainable Ecosystems

Working Together Across Boundaries - (2016)

Manage Vegetation, Forest Openings

Re-Introduction and History of Turkey Habitat (2017)

We Can’t Live Without Pollinators! (2015)

Early Successional Habitat on the Hoosier NF (2014)

Shelterwood System: Three Step Process for Growing Oak and Hickory (2013)

Behind the Scenes with Forest Invertebrates (2012)

Native Seed Plantings (2012)

Forest Openings (2012)

Ecological Restoration on the Hoosier National Forest (2011)

Developing Prime Habitat for Quail and other Forest Wildlife (2010)

Wildlife Habitat Management (2009)

Barrens Communities on the Hoosier National Forest (2008)

Early Successional Habitat on the Hoosier National Forest (2007)

Landscape Scale Conservation (2011)

Caves and Karst

Caves and Karst (2011)

Protecting the Unknown (2008)

Caves: Nature’s Masterpieces Worthy of Protection (2007)

Aquatic Habitat

Whats in your backyard stream? (2016)

Lakes, Ponds, and Waterholes on the Hoosier (2013)

Aquatic Organism Passages  (2011)

Aquatic Organism Passage on the Hoosier National Forest (2009)

Pest and Nonnative Invasive Species Management

Another Forest Pest Looms - Asian Long horned beetle (2016)

Plant Good Plants that Stay in Their Place (2015)

Eastern Hemlock, the Hoosier's Threatened Gem (2011)

Thousand Canker Disease -The Latest Threat to Southern Indiana’s Forests (2011)

Cooperative Weed Management Areas in Southern Indiana (2009)

Nonnative Invasive Plant Control on the Hoosier (2009)

Gypsy Moths Camp on the Hoosier (2008)

Fire and Fuels Management

Prescribed Fire Partnerships (2013)

Why Prescribe Burn (2011)

Fire and the Forest Landscape (2009)

Prescribed Burning as a Management Tool (2008)

Maintain and Restore Watersheds

Wetland Protection and Restoration on the Hoosier National Forest (2013)

Vernal Wetland Development Program on the Hoosier National Forest (2007)

Riparian Area Restoration Program on the Hoosier National Forest (2008)

Lakeshore Management (2008)

Protect our Cultural Heritage

If Rock Walls Could Talk - The Rickenbaugh House on Celina Lake (2016)

Preservation50 and the Hoosier National Forest (2016)

Lookout Towers- Sentinels to History (2014)

Remnants of the Buffalo Trace Trail (2014)

Living on the Edge: the German Ridge Heritage Project (2012)

Hoosier Heritage (2008)

Provide a Visually Pleasing Landscape

A Visually Pleasing Landscape (2009)

National Forests as a Backdrop to Scenic Byways (2014)

Provide for Recreation Use

Launching a Day of Fun (Boat Launches on the Hoosier) (2017)

Shared Trails (2017)

Paddling – The quiet side of the Hoosier NF (2016)

Pioneer Skills and Tools Benefit Wilderness Management (2016)

National Forest Partners with Scenic Byway to Promote Area (2016)

Trail Opportunities (2015)

Personal Responsibility in the Woods (2015)

Fishing Opportunities (2015)

Outdoor Apps (2015)

Natural Resource Damage from Illegal OHV Use on the Hoosier National Forest (2015)

Hunting Access on the Hoosier (2014)

Celebrating 50 Years of Wilderness (2014)

Trail Use Permit Program (2012)

Keep it Wild: The Purpose of Wilderness (2012)

Camping Opportunities on the Hoosier (2012)

Watching and Counting Winter Birds (2010)

Dispersed Camping on the Hoosier National Forest (2010)

Did you know it’s illegal to ride ATVs on the Hoosier? (2010)

Environmental Degradation on the Hoosier Caused by All Terrain Vehicles (2011)

Interactive Education and Historic Sites Abound (2010)

Shower / Toilet Buildings Replaced at Hardin Ridge Recreation Area (2010)

Moving Firewood on the Hoosier NF (2010)

Trail User Fees (Show Me The Money) (2009)

Fishing Opportunities on the Hoosier National Forest (2009)

Camping on the Hoosier National Forest (2008)

Charles C. Deam Wilderness, Preserving Land for Future Generations (2007)

The Changing Pioneer Mother’s Memorial Forest (2007)

Conservation Education Programs on the Hoosier National Forest (2007)

Provide a Useable Landscape

One Step at a Time – The Making of the Hoosier National Forest (2016)

Land Exchanges on the Hoosier National Forest (2012)

Maintaining Boundary Lines and Minimizing Issues (2011)

Managing the Land Base on the Hoosier NF (2010)

Boundary Management Program on the Hoosier National Forest (2008)

Being a Neighbor to the Hoosier National Forest (2010)

Provide for Human and Community Development

Providing Education and Interpretation on the Hoosier NF (2017)

Where Do Wood Products From the Hoosier Go? (2016)

Like a Good Neighbor (2015)

The Value of Forests (2014)

The Hoosier National Forest - Special Land, Special Uses (2014)

Where does the Money Go? (2014)

Firewood, Beetles and Pests on the Hoosier National Forest (2014)

Wood Products from the Hoosier National Forest (2013)

Hoosier National Forest Assists with National Disasters (2013)

Expect the Unexpected (2013)

Cutting Firewood on the Hoosier National Forest (2013)

Volunteers, A Precious Resource on the Hoosier National Forest (2013)

Hoosier Benefits Local Communities (2012)

Stewardship Contracting (2012)

Special Forest Products from the Hoosier (2012)

Plant-A-Tree Program (2009)

Volunteering on the Hoosier  (2009)

Twenty-five Years of Taking Pride in America (2011)

National Forest Makes Payments to Counties (2009)

Tree Planting (2008)

Temporary Bridge Minimizes Environmental Impact (2008)

Monitoring and Evaluation

Ensuring the Forest Stays on Track (2015)

Monitoring Mussels on the Hoosier National Forest (2011)

Monitoring on the Hoosier (2010)

Miscellaneous

Enforcing Laws on the Hoosier National Forest (2017)

Developing Agreements for the Hoosier National Forest (2016)

What is a National Forest (2015)

Why I Work for the Forest Service (2015)

Not in My Backyard - Dumping Trash (2014)

Hidden Dangers on the Hoosier (2014)

Working for the Forest Service (2013)

Law Enforcement on the Hoosier National Forest (2012)

Weeks Act - 100 Years of Restoring America's Forests (2011)

Recovery Act Projects on the Hoosier National Forest (2010)

Using Geographic Information Systems to Care for the Land and Serve People  (2009)





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