News

Summer 2018 Programs

2018 Summer Seminar Series

  • June 13: Ceremonial Stone Landscapes
    Doug Harris
  • June 27: Impacts of white tailed deer and invasive earthworms on forest understory communities
    Annise Dobson PhD
  • July 11: Effects of legacy forest structure on regeneration in irregular shelterwoods
    Jess Wikle MFS ‘18
  • July 18: Eager: The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers*
    Ben Goldfarb MEM ‘13 *book signing
  • July 25: Plant communities in local Forested Wetlands
    Laura Green MF ‘18
  • 6:30pm for refreshments, 7pm for the seminar. See the poster, with directions in this PDF

Quiet Corner Environmental Movie Series

Quiet Corner Environmental Workshops

  • Wed. June 13, 8am - 4pm: Land use history of the Yale-Myers Forest workshop
  • Fri. June 15, 7:30am - 4pm: Breeding Bird Diversity and Abundance - Workshop on Habitat Management - Yale-Myers Forest
  • Wed. July 11: Workshop TBD
  • Thu. August 2: Workshop TBD
  • Workshop descriptions and directions in this PDF
Internships

2018 Summer Internship in Field Ecology

People
Owning the Wilderness

Yale-Myers forest was featured in the New Journal. Check out the article here.

Forest Orchard Demonstration Project

Yale Forests is a new partner with the Climate Change Response Network and our Forest Orchard is a featured project. Check it out here

Summer Seminars

The 2018 Summer Seminar Series is coming up. See the speakers and directions on the poster here.

Research Reports

New research bulletin highlights forthcoming results of ecosystem studies in our forests: visit our Research Reports page

Yale F&ES Blog
Check out blog these blog posts from recent events at the forest.

http://environment.yale.edu/blog/2015/04/learning-the-game-of-logging-at-yale-myers-forest/

http://environment.yale.edu/news/article/keeping-track-of-wildlife-in-the-yale-woods/

Quiet Corner Initiative

Our Quiet Corner Initative page has resources for conservation professionals, area landowners, and students alike. Explore the site to learn about all the exciting progress QCI is making toward collaborative regional woodland management!

The Quiet Corner Initiative in the News
Check out an article on our own QCI in the hartford courant here

And check out the Environment Yale Magazine article here

And, an article about the Management Plans Class in Yale Scientific here

Yale-Toumey forest blog

The wildflowers and management of Yale-Toumey forest is featured in a lovely blog post by New Hampshire Garden Solutions. Check out the article here.

Annual Newsletter

Our 2016 annual update on the forest

Common Plants of the Quiet Corner

New guide to common plants in the region