Forest Health

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Protect and improve the health of your shortleaf pine stands and learn about the species resiliency to extreme weather and climate variability.

Diseases & Pests
Forest Health Issues Affecting Shortleaf Pine A Southern Group of State Foresters publication on forest health concerns for shortleaf pine.
Littleleaf Disease The most serious threat to shortleaf pine in the Piedmont Region of the Southeastern U.S.
Weather Resiliency of Shortleaf Pine The effects of weather events such as wind, ice and snow, drought, and fire on shortleaf pine
Climate Variability
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Shortleaf's suitability to drier sites may make the species more adaptable in a changing climate.
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