Perspective: Missed opportunities

When you live in a particular place for a number of years I think it is very easy to take your landscape for granted. You don’t notice subtle changes and therefore assume everything remains the same. But how much do we really look, how much do we really notice? For me, looking at the forest began with a few words […]

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Perspective: Problems (and solutions) with Minnesota's property tax code

Property taxes are among the most pressing issues for family forest owners. In our first foray into video, and our first “Perspective” piece, we feature a November 2008 discussion with Jeff Forester, Executive Director of Minnesota Seasonal and Recreational Property Owners (MSRPO). Jeff discusses his book, The Forest for the Trees: How humans shaped the north woods and how the […]

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