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Wyoming Tree Owner's Manual (Wyoming State Forestry Division, 2.6 MB)
Storm Recovery for trees (Arbor Day Foundation - written and video material)
How to mulch trees - This 10 minute how-to video discusses the benefits of mulching trees, the materials you can use for mulch and then shows us how to properly mulch a tree to help it grow quickly and vigorously.
Barnyards and Backyards Articles
Planting Windbreaks in Wyoming - In this 9 minute how-to video we take a look at the process of site prep, tree planting and the creation of a drip irrigation system for a new windbreak.
Windbreaks for Wyoming (presented by Jim Arnold, Wyoming State Forestry Division 2007) (There will be a longish delay as the video loads to your computer.)
Barnyards and Backyards Articles
Water-wise Demonstration Garden booklet (large file! >4.5MB, contains color pictures, etc. of the plants used in the demonstration garden)
The right plants in the right place. Water-wise landscaping(B&B Wyoming Rural Living Resources guide section)
WyoScape Xeric Demonstration Garden Guide (large file! >3.5MB, due to the great color pictures of the plants used in this Casper demonstration garden)
UW Extension Publications
Water-wise Plants for Wyoming (3 short clips featuring different plants you can use in a water wise landscape)
Xeriscaping (presented by Tom Heald, UW CES 2007)

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