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Street-side trees turn houses into homes and blocks into neighborhoods. Park trees call us to visit and recreate. Stands of trees make up our forests. Wherever trees are, we help them grow and stay healthy.

2019 Wood Innovations Program Request for Proposals - Funding opportunity is closed for 2018. Check back around mid-October for information about the potential 2019 Wood Innovation Funding Opportunity.
Conservation Education - We help educators teach students to appreciate the natural landscape by providing training and tools for the classroom, whether class is indoors or outdoors. While our work targets the 20 Northeast...
Conservation Education - Just for Students - Activities Sites: Electronic Field Trip to the Forest Our Forests & Parks—Imagine a place where you can be different. There might just be another you—one you've never met before— in our Forests...
Forest Health Protection - Forest Health Protection programs emphasize protecting the long-term health and sustainability of our forests. Our major responsibilities are to assist the States with implementing their forest...
Gypsy Moth Digest - The Gypsy Moth Digest is a database containing information about gypsy moth defoliation and treatments at the national level.
Hispanic Worker Integration Home - Work-related resources for Hispanic workers and employers.
Landscape Scale Conservation in the Northeast and Midwest - Landscape scale conservation occurs when landowners pursue common conservation goals across large blocks of land, to ensure ecosystems are healthy.
References for Managing Hispanic Workers - Working with Hispanic Employees.
Urban and Community Forestry - We provide support to States, cities, and nonprofit groups, so they can plant, protect, maintain, and utilize wood from community trees.
Urban Wood Utilization - View archived semi-annual Urban Wood Utilization Webcasts.
Webcast Archive - View archived WERC industry-oriented webcasts.
Wood Education and Resource Center - Overview of the program.
Wood Education and Resource Center (WERC) Search - Provides synopsis and related details of prior funded projects.
Wood Energy - A grant category focused on promoting wood energy type projects such as engineering services necessary for final design, cost analysis and permitting process for wood energy systems.
Wood Innovations (Wood Products Markets and Wood Energy) Project Search - Provides synopsis and related details of prior funded projects.
Wood Innovations Home - Provides basic information about the Wood Innovations program.
Wood Innovations Reporting Requirements - Provides information to grantees regarding annual and final progress reports requirements.
Wood Products Markets - A grant category focused on promoting markets that create or expand the demand for non-energy based wood products.
Woody Biomass Competitive Grant Projects - Synopsis of prior funded grants related to wood energy.
Woody Biomass Home - “Woody biomass” refers to the woody parts of trees and other plants, including limbs, tops, needles, and leaves. Sources of biomass include forests, rangelands, and urban tree waste.
Woody Biomass Information - This portion of the web site specifically addresses one of WERC’s primary goals:  Promote the sustainable utilization of woody biomass for energy and value-added products.
Woody Biomass Results - The benefits of the Woody Biomass Technical Support Team were realized immediately.  Results can be viewed by viewing the preliminary assessment reports.
Woody Biomass Technical Assistance - Information about a technical assistance team focused on provided unbiased information about wood energy systems.
Workshops and Training Opportunities - The Wood Education and Resource Center is working with various partners throughout the eastern United States in sponsoring, developing and hosting various workshops and training opportunities for the...
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