Wisconsin Woodlands Magazine

The award-winning, quarterly Wisconsin Woodlands magazine is published by the Wisconsin Woodland Owners Association (WWOA). Wisconsin Woodlands is a benefit of WWOA membership.  WWOA’s volunteer Publications Committee works with WWOA’s editor, Barbara A. Schmitz,  to create an interesting and educational magazine promoting sustainable forestry on private woodlands in Wisconsin.

Wisconsin Woodlands contains a variety of articles on topics such as sustainable forest management, invasive plants and animals, members sharing their experiences, wildlife topics, legal advice, legislative issues, government programs such as cost sharing and Managed Forest Law, new forest products and markets, WWOA activities, tools to help you efficiently manage your land and save you money including advertisements for the products you need to help you in your woods.

Wisconsin Woodlands is a 44-page publication with a circulation of 2,300 and growing.

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“O is for Owl” by Marcia Frost Vahradian won 1st place in the WWOA Alphabet Soup category from the 2017 Photo Contest.

Below is a sampling of articles from past magazines, so you can get a feel for what the magazine is all about.   Click on the title to view the article.

Using Herbicides to Control the Competition
Timber Markets Continue to Adjust
Succession Planning
Road Right of Way Issues
Winter Woods Safety
The Best Replacement Trees for Ash in Wisconsin Forests
How Do Acorns Develop?
Real Trees Make for Lasting Memories
Secretive Squirrels
A Collaborative History of WWOA
Fireflies: Nature’s Nightlights
Forests are ever Changing
Hey Ticks! Pick on Someone Your Own Size
Make Sure Your Land Is Properly Classified in Light of Property Tax Revaluation
So You Signed a Logging Contract…Now What?



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Magazine questions:
Phone: 715-346-4798
Email: wwoa@uwsp.edu 


Editor: Barbara A. Schmitz
Phone: 920-235-0972
Advertising Sales: WWOA office 
Phone: 715-346-4798