Urban Wood for Community Firewood Banks

firewood bankThe June issue of Tree Care Industry features an interesting article on firewood banks.

“Spreading the Warmth: Firewood Donations an Investment in Community,” serves as a good reminder that sometimes the best possible use for the wood from an urban forest tree is as firewood. The article chronicles various firewood bank models, many of them charities established to help needy families through a cold northern winter.

Much of the success of these operations is predicated on the involvement of tree care industry professionals working in tandem with the wood banks and caring landowners.

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