Forestry, Wildlife and Real Estate in the Lake States

Follow me
Services for Real Estate Pros - Woodland Management Service - #1 in Forest Land Mgmt
The Ashland Mural Series, a Wrap up I am a big fan of all sorts of art, and historical art is even better.So these murals with a historical small town flare have a special place in my heart.I don’t know how many times I have rushed through Ashland Wisconsin with the thought that “I have to stop a...
The Pioneers, Ashland Wisconsin Mural Series Pondering this favorite in the Ashland Mural Series brings along many thoughts of these early adventurers.Explorers, Hunters, Trappers, Fishermen, Loggers, Miners, and so many more people who got this area going before it was known as Ashland.Why did t...
Small Town Wisconsin Soldier, Ashland Wisconsin Mural Series I found this interesting mural just across the street from the Library in Ashland Wisconsin and like all public art, I had to capture it in a photo.At first I was not that taken with it, but the longer I looked at it the more my mind ra...
Loading the Big Ships with Ore and Logs, an Ashland Mural. Anyone who has spent much time along the shores of Lake Superior in Wisconsin, Minnesota or Michigan as had the opportunity to marvel at the Gigantic ships that travel this deep and mighty waterway.It’s clear that these great lakes ships ...
Delayed Maintenance, Good for WildlifeEvery once in a while I find something fun in the SD cards that my Foresters drop on my desk.Tonight I found a few enjoyable pictures on one that I thought you all would enjoy too.This is from a week ago when I sent my son Nick over to a property of ours near...
Hiking the Luna Whitedeer, Memories of my Early Days Thirty three years ago in my first year in the US Forest Service, I was in charge of a Youth Conservation Corps crew and our main accomplishment for the summer was to construct the Luna Whitedeer trail in the Nicolet National forest East of Eag...
Forest Landowners; Top 10 List for Getting Top Dollar for Your Forest Land!   1.Have a timber appraisal completed. 2. Conduct a wildlife inventory and habitat evaluation. 3. Have your boundaries clearly marked and cleared of brush. 4. Build and maintain trails leading to all of the propertie's b...
FAQ  Is a Timber Appraisal needed when Buying and Selling Forestland?  It depends...  Do you want to take advantage of tax programs such as the Timber Depletion Allowance?When buying forestland is essential to know your basis, especially the basis of your timber, this allows for a significant tax...
Clearly Defined Goals; Make for a Great Week!       "In the absence of clearly-defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily trivia until ultimately we become enslaved by it." -- Robert Heinlein, American Novelist   Its been a busy weekend with some work and some rest, and now its...
Ready for another weekI hope that you all had a great fathers day weekend.Mine was a busy one yesterday with Real Estate Training in Madison yesterday, checking on a few investment properties, and a few other projects.Today was a true day of Rest with church activities in the morning and an after...

Bob Crane

Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
Have a Question, Leave me a Note!
Spam prevention

Additional Information