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From here to there in New Mexico

Dear Don’t Move Firewood Can I bring firewood from Albuquerque New Mexico to the Red River area in New Mexico? Yours, Shannon in the Land of Enchantment Dear Shannon, It is legal to bring firewood from Albuquerque to Red River in New Mexico, however, that is well over the suggested distance limit of 50 miles […]

Selling firewood in Tennessee

We love getting questions from you, our readers, on your firewood issues! Dear Don’t Move Firewood, My husband sells firewood to the people that camp at (US Army Corps administered campground in Tennessee). We are a mile from the camp grounds and get all our wood locally. We season it for 2 years in the […]

Disposing of termite infested firewood

Time for a new installment in our occasional advice column series, Dear Don’t Move Firewood, this time from a homeowner in California! Dear Don’t Move Firewood, We live in (city removed) near San Diego and discovered today that we have drywood termites living in our firewood, both inside and outside our home. The wood has […]

Firewood from Ohio to Maine

The Dear Don’t Move Firewood advice column is back, with real questions from real people (often slightly edited to ensure they are anonymous). Dear Don’t Move Firewood, I’m going camping in another state which is Maine. I’m from Ohio. Can I take wood for camp fires from my own wood pile? Yours, Bruce from Ohio […]

Free downloads for Tree Check Month 2017

August is Tree Check Month! Everyone is encouraged to take 10 minutes to check their trees for signs of the Asian longhorned beetle. To help you learn about the beetle, or to provide materials for your outreach needs, we’ve rounded up all the best free resources that we could find! Infographics and Handouts: Asian longhorned […]

Is Offering FREE Firewood a Viable Solution for Pest Prevention?

Guest blog by Mary Ann Bonnell, Visitor Services Manager for Jefferson County Open Space, Colorado. Is Offering FREE Firewood a Viable Solution for Pest Prevention? It’s working for Jefferson County Open Space in Colorado. In fact, the Jeffco Open Space (JCOS) free firewood program is setting up its visitors for success while managing healthy parks. […]