Cedar driftwood has many uses, from crafts to taxidermy. Cedar driftwood is ideal for fish, waterfowl, and other small mammal mounts. Because they are natural driftwood, actual shapes and configuration can vary.To use cedar driftwood for mounting, tumble the wood in water and gravel to loosen bark and debris. You can saw the wood lengthwise to make flat boards, or use as is. Red Cedar is a natural bug repellent so there is no need to treat the wood. The wood is very dense, holds screws and hangers securely, yet is easy to work with. The unique character of each piece is individual to itself.