Why You Need a
In the past, it has been a good
investment just to own timberland. But now land prices are more
expensive and good management has become the key to profitability. A
forestry consultant is a full-time, independent forester whose services
are available to the public and who does not work for a timber buying
A consulting forester can help
establish property lines, assure that tax assessment and deed records
agree, set up basic records, set goals, help you understand your land
and timber conditions, list the things that should be done, evaluate
alternatives, select, schedule and carry out work, and keep records of
income, expense and volume.
What Is A Consulting Forester?
Using the directory, forest
owners can find and connect with consultants. Consulting Foresters are
indexed by counties where they often work. To get started, click on a
county below. A list of consulting foresters that service that county
Alabama County List in
Click on a county
The following list of foresters is provided solely as a courtesy to
landowners. To get on the list each forester self-certifies that they
meet the definition of a consulting forester. The Alabama Forest Owners'
Association has not verified this information nor any of the details
listed by the forester and can make no representation as to the quality
of work or business practices of the foresters listed. As you would when
seeking advice from any professional, please satisfy yourself that the
forester and/or forestry company is legitimate and willing to work in
your best interests.