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A Word about Copyright

This website includes presentations and other materials developed by third parties and not funded  by WoodWorks or the Softwood Lumber Board. The authors of these presentations and materials are responsible for all content, and for obtaining permissions related to any copyrighted material or images.  We encourage you to use and/or distribute the information on this website providing it was created by WoodWorks. (We can’t give permission for anything we didn’t produce, which includes our partner publications, independent studies, media articles, presentations, etc.) In addition, the following criteria must be met:

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