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Scott Bowe is a wood products specialist with the University of Wisconsin Extension, director of the University of Wisconsin-Madison's
Kemp Natural Resources Station
and a professor in the
UW-Madison Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology
Articles by Scott Bowe
Why And How Wisconsin's Forests Change Over Time
May 15, 2018 | 1 p.m.
It is a common misperception that forests stay the same. Woodlands change slowly over many years, and the shifts may be imperceptible to the casual observer.
'Unbuilding' Gives New Life To Old Timber
March 16, 2018 | 1:45 p.m.
Reclaimed wood is growing in popularity for use in interior design and furniture, creating opportunities to meet this rising demand.
Birch Thefts Highlight Importance Of Managing Wisconsin's Forests
May 2, 2017 | 3:30 p.m.
In the larger picture of Wisconsin's forest products industry, the volume of birch theft is very small. However, illegal cutting steals future revenue from forestland owners, and destroys trees that will never be legally cut and sold.