Forestry crime-fighting lab has new home at OSU
June 24, 2020
By Steve Lundeberg
Oregon State University Writer
Oregon State University’s College of Forestry is the new home of a forensics lab that fights timber crime, a $1 billion annual problem for the United States’ forest products industry.
The Wood Identification and Screening Center was previously headquartered in Ashland as a partnership between the Forest Service International Programs office and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Forensics Laboratory. Its move to Corvallis earlier this year is the result a $4 million, five-year grant from the United States Forest Service International Pro...