Originally Posted by drmacaulay
As for cutting down poplars.... They aren't too healthy to have in a forest. They are prone to disease, will just fall, and make a mess out of things.... Best to get rid of them. They are used to make pallets in Canada I think.
But there are so many of them, in so many places, these are grown intentionally this way as a crop. But for fire wood or something more... interesting?