These tree resources published by NJ State Forest Service are New Jersey specific, so you can discover the forest in your own backyard!
Trees of New Jersey & the Mid-Atlantic States
Trees of New Jersey and the Mid-Atlantic states is easy to use. 146 New Jersey native and non-native tree species are covered in the guide. The guide includes a glossary of terms, identification key, regional maps, forest facts, and contact information for statewide forestry and environmental education programs.
Seventh edition - 2017
Shrubs & Vines of the New Jersey & the Mid Atlantic States
Shrubs and Vines of New Jersey and the Mid-Atlantic region covers species of 77 shrubs and 9 vines. An identification key, forest facts, contact information for forestry programs, and info boxes are also included in the guide.
Second edition - 2007
Best Management Practices Manual
The New Jersey Forestry and Wetlands Best Management Practices Manual is a practical, comprehensive guide outlining the best methods for implementing forest management in the state. This manual provides information for foresters, landowners, and others involved in forestry-related activities about simple, practical methods that can be applied to help minimize the environmental impact of forestry operations.