Tag Archives: urban forestry

Social Trails Beyond the Forest

Most land management professionals and many recreation professionals know what a social trail is, but in case you’re reading this and don’t have that sort of background social trails (less politely known as herd trails) are trails that develop between … Continue reading

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Houston Wildlife- Memorial Park

While urban forests like this one are not  wildlife, they are important habitat for wildlife.  Houston’s Memorial Park dates from the early 1920s when the cities growth was beginning to pick up.  The park itself was the site of the … Continue reading

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