About The Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association

The Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association (GLTPA) has provided proven leadership in the Lake States Forest products industry for over 75 years. GLTPA is a non-profit organization proud to represent members in Michigan and Wisconsin and is committed to leading Forest Products Industry in sustainable forest management.

Great Lakes Logging & Heavy Equipment Expo

U.P. State Fairgrounds, Escanaba MI

September 7-9, 2023

Industry News

5 November 2022

From the President's Desk

Well deer season for Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin are upon us and winter is just around the corner. As we enter the fourth quarter of 2022, inflation is not subsiding as the United States economic numbers continue to be unfavorable, yet the Biden Economic Team continues to tout the low unemployment rate.

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5 November 2022

GLTPA's Director's Notes

Greetings, An article written and published one year ago from October 2022, “What are carbon credits? How Fighting Climate Change Became a Billion-Dollar Industry” written by Lucas Thompson and Leticia Miranda, has provided some very useful information regarding carbon credits.

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5 November 2022

Wood in Wildlife - WOOD THRUSH

Though relatively common during the summer breeding season in the Upper Great Lakes Region, the wood thrush is a bird seldom seen but often heard. Somewhat reclusive by nature, its flute-like song concluding with a distinctive trill is easily recognized by experienced bird watchers and can be quickly learned by amateur birders.

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5 November 2022

Feature Article

The Great Lakes Regions Most Valued Industry Hits the Stage in Green Bay, Wisconsin. On September 8th, 9th, and 10th, 2022, Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association held it’s 76th Annual Great Lakes Logging & Heavy Equipment Expo at the Resch Complex in Green Bay Wisconsin.

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The Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association (GLTPA)

Provides proven leadership in the Lake States Forest products industry for over 70 years. GLTPA is a non-profit organization proud to represent members in Michigan and Wisconsin and is committed to leading Forest Products Industry in sustainable forest management.

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