The Old Growth Forest Network - Part II

by Dave Wilson

This is Part II of Dave Wilson's interview with Joan Maloof a professor at Salisbury University and an expert on old-growth forests.

Dave Wilson is former director of the Maryland Coastal Bays Program and co-owner of Conservation Community Consulting. This time we begin with a little history. Please listen to our podcast.

Joan Maloof has written two books on this topic: Teaching The Trees: Lessons From The Forrest, and Among The Ancients: Adventures In The Eastern Old-Growth Forest. She is working on a third book called The Healthiest Forest: What Science Says About Old-Growth Forests.

Visit for more information about these and 46 forests designated as old-growth in 14 states.

Did you miss Part I? Listen to it here.