Resources, Publications, & Links

WWOA has many publications available to woodland owners, a few of them are listed below. Below publications is a list of categories for links to other webpages that may be of assistance. Click on the category name to jump to that group of links. Please contact the WWOA office if there is something you would like that is not available on our website.



WWOA My Land Handbook NEW! -thanks to your comments and suggestions updated pages are now available. A page about photo points was added under the “Your Land’s History and Vision” section [page 11]. Also, under the “Land Management” section a place to include your MFL order number and contract number for other various programs was added [page 15]. 
Entire Handbook
PDF Format Newest Version (2018) NEW!
Word Format – Newest Version (2018) NEW!
Fillable Format – Newest Version (2018) NEW!

PDF Format – Original Version (2016)
Word Format – Original Version (2016)
Fillable Format – Original Version (2016) 

Individual Pages

PDF Format – Page 11 Updates NEW!
PDF Format – Page 15 Updates NEW!

My Land Handbook Evaluation
please consider taking a moment to complete and submit an evaluation of the My Land Handbook either by mail, email, or by completing the evaluation as an online survey. We want to use your feedback and comments to make the My Land Handbook even better!


Sample Timber Sale Contract


Other Publications 

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Citizen Science
Budburst (a project of Chicago Botanical Garden)– NEW!


Climate Change
U2U Climate patterns Viewer (Accounting for El Nino/La Nina)
USDA Regional Assessment (Midwest/Northern Forests)


Cost Sharing Programs


Educational Information for Kids and Young at Heart
Discover Life Identification Guides (Plants, fungi, animals, etc.)




Government Agencies and Programs
WI Department of Natural Resources/ Email News and Updates Subscription(enter  your email address, follow the form instructions and then select topics to be updated about)


Landowner Tax assistance


Other Woodland Related Information and Assistance


Plant Resources
Discover Life Identification Guides (plants, fungi, animals, etc.)
Forest Vegetation Management (from PennState Extension)
Hardwood Insects and Disease (from University of Minnesota)
Herbicides and Forest Vegetation Management (free online book from PennState Extension)
North American Trees (from USDA Forest Service)
Plants of Wisconsin (from University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point)


Soil Resources
NRCS Dynamic Soils Map(Enter the address of interest into the query)
Soil Explorer Interactive Map (Select Region: Wisconsin)


Tick Resources
ABC’s of Tick Season (UW-Extension)
CDC – Tick Borne Diseases of the United States– NEW! (Fourth Edition, 2017) 
MyLymeData (enter your Lyme disease information to join an effort to find a cure)
The Tick App– NEW! 
Tick Borne Disease Prevention (UW-Stevens Point)– NEW!