Building knowledge and connections

NELMA - Northeastern Lumber Manufacturers Association

PO Box 87A
Cumberland, ME 04021
Phone: 207-829-6901

  • Through sustainable management, the forests of New England have had a remarkable comeback since the 1830s, with eastern white pine being the most represented softwood in these forests. This light yet strong wood species has been used for generations and today, meets the requirements of a renewable and sustainable building material. This course reviews eastern white pine’s contribution to sustainability, its grading rules, wood products, and many applications.