This beautiful structure is shop-fabricated outside of La Crosse, WI. It uses an invasive tree species – Black Locust, and comes from sustainably managed Forest Service Council certified forests. Building with round timber can help local tree farms economically manage invasive species and keep forests in the family.
This structure is beautiful, sustainable, and cost-effective:
i Comparative Life Cycle Analysis, 2010, Yale School of Forestry Masters Candidate. TRACI Method: Tool for assessment and reduction of chemical impacts.
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