July 24, 2023

Legislative Forestry Field Tour


Join Senator Romaine Quinn (25th District), the Wisconsin County Forests Association and the Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association for a forestry field tour this fall to learn about forest management in Wisconsin. Visit a working forest and an active harvesting operation, explore what issues are important to Wisconsin’s forest industry and discuss why sustainable forestry is vital to Wisconsin’s economy.

WHERE: Washburn County Forest, Spooner, WI

WHEN: Monday, September 25, 2023 10 AM to 3 PM

COST: $10. Lunch will be provided.

SCHEDULE OF EVENT: (tentative)

  • 9:30 AM – Registration (Washburn County Forestry Department / 1760 Roundhouse Road, Spooner, WI)
  • 10:00 AM – Welcome
  • 10:30 AM – Board bus and travel to an active logging operation.
  • 11:45 – Lunch
  • 12:50 PM – Board bus for tour of Wascott Wood Products.
  • 3:00 PM – Arrive back in Spooner. Safe travels