Timber and recycling news and related info from around the internet:
An installation in Germany in the form of a reclaimed wood bridge, to bring people in contact with a polluted river as it is in the process of being restored:
More (english) info here: Waiting for the river: article from inHabitat
In the category of stuff made of wood that I really really really want...
I saw Live Edge Design at the Interior Design Show West in 2011, and LOVED the tables they make from salvaged trees. Organic, flowing shapes, with a refined and polished finish... their tables are a work of art.
You can find more pictures and details on how they create their pieces at Live Edge Design