Company Feared It Could Lose Effective Use of Land for Timber Production. Citing the rising threat of ever-stricter regulations from the Federal government, Scotch Land Management Company, LLC announced today it would remove roughly 19,000 acres of land from the Scotch Wildlife Management Area. The decision ends nearly 60 years in which the land was […]
For almost 60 years, our family-owned business has provided public access to more than 19,000 acres of our property, as a part of the Scotch Wildlife Management Area (WMA). We would have been happy to continue to do so for another 60 years, if it were not for action by the Federal government that threatens […]
Q: Tell us a little about the history of Scotch Lumber Company, if you would. The mill was started in 1888 by Marcus B. Behrman & Joseph Zimmerman as the Virgin Pine Lumber Company at a rail crossing known as Wades Station. In 1892 the mill changed hands as was renamed Scotch Lumber Company. Once […]
In order to notify the public about the impending changes to the Scotch WMA, Scotch Land Management LLC has placed this ad in The Clarke County Democrat, The South Alabamian, and The Thomasville Times. Click here for a PDF of the print ad.