Research Reports

Post and pole publications, studies

Information about preserved wood posts and poles is available from the Intermountain Roundwood Association and the Western Wood Preservers Institute. Roundwood information available from WWPI includes:

Over the past 20 years, a number of studies on the production and markets for preservative-treated wood posts and poles have been conducted, in cooperation with the U.S. Forest Service, the University of Montana, Montana Commerce Department and Western Wood Preservers Institute. The following reports are available: