Feb. 2010 “Milwaukee Magazine” article on pages 60-69: The Sawdust Trail by Leah Dobkin
Original article at: http://www.milwaukeemagazine.com/currentIssue/full_feature_story.asp?NewMessageID=25280.
Read this fine article on the history of logging in Wisconsin. A section talks about previous Ruffed Grouse Society national director, Butch Johnson, and his Flambeau River Papers plant and also includes an interesting picture of Butch.
Mike Zagata, RGS President & CEO, comments, “The woods were cut, wildlife prospered and now all a large segment of the public thinks about is preserving the forests. First of all, they can’t be preserved and second of all there is a cost to wildlife of even trying to do that.”