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From the Woods Today - Climate: Science, Education, & Communication

Episode 162 - From the Woods Today - Climate: Science, Education, & Communication


In this episode of From the Woods Today, we explore some sources of climate-related data and opportunities for learning more about our changing world. We also have a segment on hummingbirds, as well as our monthly Pesky Plant highlight.




From the Woods Today - All Things Earthy!

Episode 148 - From the Woods Today - All Things Earthy!


It's Earth Day! Join us on this episode of From the Woods Today as we dive into the origins of Earth Day and activities viewers can participate in to celebrate. We also have members of the UK Forestry Extension team to discuss key components such as water, soil, wildlife, and native plants and how they play a critical role in Earth's ecosystems.




From the Woods Today - Spring Bird ID

Episode 147 - From the Woods Today - Spring Bird ID


In this episode of From the Woods Today, we discuss a few of the earliest spring migratory birds that have returned to Kentucky after their winter vacations. We also have a Tree of the Week segment, as well as information about an upcoming workshop series for Kentucky landowners.




From the Woods Today - Understanding the Importance of White Oak

Episode 144 - From the Woods Today - Understanding the Importance of White Oak


In this episode of From the Woods Today, we discuss how white oak is one of the most economic and environmentally important species in Kentucky. We also share some upcoming community events in celebration of Water Week and Kentucky Arbor Day.




From the Woods Today - What is a Mushroom?

Episode 123 - From the Woods Today - What is a Mushroom?


In this episode of From the Woods Today, we learn what a mushroom is for National Mushroom Day. We also have a presentation on what to do when a disaster strikes and a brief overview of the book, Water in Kentucky.




From the Woods Today - Clean Water Act 50th Year

Episode 112 - From the Woods Today - Clean Water Act 50th Year


In this episode of From the Woods Today, we learn a little history about the Clean Water Act and what it means today as we prepare for its 50th anniversary. We also have our fun, interactive Wildlife Sounds segment, as well as a segment about archaeological research at ancient Native American village and town sites situated along Kentucky’s rivers and streams.




From The Woods Today - Forested Stream Buffers

Episode 88 - From The Woods Today - Forested Stream Buffers


In this episode of From the Woods Today, we discuss how to create and manage stream buffers and all of the benefits these features can offer. We also have a segment on how to grow mushrooms from home, as well as a segment on forest carbon markets.




From The Woods Today - Water Quality Plan Update

Episode 69 - From The Woods Today - Water Quality Plan Update


In this episode of From the Woods Today, Dr. Gumbert returns to show us the redesigned web-based tool for developing KY Ag Water Quality Plans. It's time for our monthly mushroom highlight and "What's Bugging My Tree?" segments, as well as our tree of the week.




From The Woods Today - Watersheds

Episode 62 - From The Woods Today - Watersheds


In this episode of From the Woods Today, Water Quality Specialist Amanda Gumbert shares how citizens and landowners can serve as leaders and create a lasting impact on Kentucky’s watersheds. We have our popular tree of the week segment, as well as another video from our What's Bugging My Tree series.




From The Woods Today - Ag Water Quality Plans

Episode 17 - From The Woods Today - Ag Water Quality Plans


In this episode of From the Woods Today we have specialist Dr. Amanda Gumbert to discuss the importance of Agriculture Water Quality Plans. We also have Eric Gracey sharing some information about best management practices (BMP's) and our beloved tree of the week segment.