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New Report Explores How Certification Can Grow Urban Wood Demand

Dovetail Partners takes a closer look at developing industry-recognized urban wood certification to help grow awareness and demand for urban wood lumber and products in its recently released report, "Increasing Urban Wood Use Awareness and Product Demand: An analysis of green market opportunities."
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Urban Wood Toolkit Offers Guidance for Utilizing Community Trees


The Urban Wood Toolkit was designed to be used by municipal foresters, city managers, community volunteers, or students who are interested in finding the highest and best use for removed urban and community trees.

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Urban Wood Network Sets 2019 Membership Fees

Join the urban wood movement today by becoming a member of the Urban Wood Network. Through the power of the network, UWN has been able to connect members with specific interests or needs with other members who have that expertise. UWN has also been able to connect members with technical resources outside of the network.

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UWN Q&A: Tim O'Neill, Urban Lumber Company


Tim O'Neill, owner of the Urban Lumber Company, has been salvaging wood from Kansas City's urban forest to sell to local woodworkers since 2012. The Urban Lumber Company has grown leaps and bounds since its humble roots operating out of a garage and now operates as an independent LLC from Missouri Organic Recycling.

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