The rise and growth of Wisconsin Urban Wood is the cover story of the Winter 2017 edition of Your Family.
Twink Jan-McMahon, executive director of Wisconsin Urban Wood, graces the cover. She and several members of WUW, discuss how the group got started and how it has grown to more than 30 members and counting. The article notes several benefits of repurposing urban trees including carbon sequestration, supporting local businesses and economies, removing usable wood from the waste stream and crafting custom wood products.
Download the article and scroll down to page 22.