Hofmann Forest
Federal government checking NC forest wetlands
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:06pm.

Two federal agencies are investigating whether managers at North Carolina State University's massive Hofmann Forest illegally drained wetlands.

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Buyer: No current plans to develop Hofmann Forest
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 1:48pm.

The proposed buyer of a massive research forest owned by North Carolina State University is distancing itself from a leaked prospectus suggesting it would clear cut much of the woodland for a golf course, homes and farms.

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Papers undercut conservation claims at NCSU forest
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 11/14/2013 - 10:17pm.

A leaked prospectus from the proposed buyer of a huge research forest owned by North Carolina State University appears to undercut public claims the company would conserve the land.

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NC State sells Hofmann Forest near Jacksonville for $150 million
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 10/30/2013 - 7:44am.

Trustees of NC State University's Endowment Fund have agreed to sell the 79,000-acre Hofmann Forest near Jacksonville to an Illinois-based agribusiness company for $150 million.

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