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Scott Bowe is a wood products specialist with the University of Wisconsin-Extension and
UW-Madison Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology
Contributions by Scott Bowe
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.