A New Way to Get to Know Rhode Island’s Woods

The University of Rhode Island is now hosting a new website aimed at reconnecting Rhode Islanders with their forests. Whether you are interested in wildlife, forest habitats, woodland history, tree species, or wood products this site has information for you.

Site Resources Include:

  • State trail information
  • Arborist listings
  • Habitat and soil data
  • Old aerial photos
  • A native tree identification tool
  • Information on land trusts and estate planning
  • An endangered plant list
  • Forest wildlife information
  • Where to find local wood products

And so much more! Check it out at rhodeislandwoods.uri.edu

As the site continues to grow, you are invited to submit suggestions for improvement to buffum@uri.edu or 401-874-7532

riwoods_small