Thwart timber theft. Cooperation between foresters, neighbors, the local media and the local police are the best way to prevent timber theft. Read 3 news stories about how vigilance helped capture and prevent theft.
East Texas is known for the pine trees which forest it. The vast quantity of trees has led to the opportunity for theft. Learn from 3 examples how thieves take advantage of timber owners so you can prevent your own losses.
This month I’m reminded that timber theft or “poaching” isn’t unique to the United States. I ran across an article by Susan Lazaruk on October 10, 2018, about the rising problem of timber poaching in Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The pattern is the same in both places. The article quotes Luke Clarke, a natural resource … Continue reading Timber Poaching – A Growing Timber Theft Problem