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News article: Learn How to Keep Woods and Wildlife Healthy

This news item originally appeared on the website of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and was written by Kurt Knebusch.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The emerald ash borer (EAB) has killed millions of ash trees in Ohio, the Midwest and eastern North America, including possibly yours. But there are ways to help your woods bounce back.

Event: 2018 Ohio River Valley Woodland and Wildlife Workshop

This year's workshop will be at the Oasis Conference Center in Loveland, Ohio.  Speakers from all three states will offer information packed sessions for interested landowners.

Talks for the day include:

News article: From Deer to Bats to Cats, Conference to Focus on Managing Wildlife Conflicts

This news article originally appeared on the website of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and was written by Kurt Knebusch.

What’s a city to do about deer? Bats? Loose-running cats?

Experts will discuss answers at the Ohio Community Wildlife Cooperative’s annual conference, set for Nov. 8 on The Ohio State University’s Columbus campus.

News article: See How a Tree Grown in Northern Ohio Becomes, Say, an Amish-Made Dining Room Chair

This news release originally appeared on the website of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and was written by Kurt Knebusch.

MANSFIELD, Ohio — A June 20 tour in northern Ohio will show how trees get turned into products, including Amish-made lumber and furniture.

News article: Bat boxes focus of Columbus Dispatch Article

Marne Titchenell, a wildlife specialist with Ohio State University Extension is one of the experts quoted in a recent Columbus Dispatch arcticle on a project to install bat boxes or houses. The article describes residents efforts to install these houses on the North side of Columbus to help with insect control. Read the full story here.