timber industry

Calpers reportedly looking to sell off timberland

May 18, 2015
Timber has been underperforming other investment classes since the recession.
Posted In: timber industry, CALpers
Hank Lucido and his crew loading beetle-killed ponderosa pine on the Colorado-Wyoming border

Pine Beetle timber boom could soon bust

Apr 23, 2015
The beetle has eaten almost all the host trees, leaving less dead wood to harvest.
Posted In: timber industry, mountain pine beetles, climate change, wyoming

Timber industry goes after green LEED certification

May 30, 2013
The timber industry is challenging the sustainable forestry certification of the LEED green-building program state by state.
Posted In: LEED, Environment, timber industry, North Carolina