Monthly Archives: August 2014

The River Otter

In 1995, the IDNR reintroduced the River Otter to Indiana after their population was depleted due to habitat loss, trapping, and pollution. Since then, they are reported to live in 87% of Indiana’s counties and continue to grow. It has … Continue reading

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Forest Pest Update

Thousand Cankers Disease, TCD, has not yet been detected in Indiana but is certainly of concern.  This disease was originally detected in the southwest United States and affects walnut trees.  The disease is spread by the walnut twig beetle as … Continue reading

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