Forest & Resource Mgmt Associations

Why is this Important?

  • Professional Associations are where the industry of the major gather together
  • Many have student chapters you can join while in college
  • Many offer internships, scholarships, and opportunities in the major

Forest & Resource Mgmt Student Associations


Society of American Foresters
The Society of American Foresters (SAF) is the national scientific and educational organization representing the forestry profession in the United States. Visit

American Forest and Paper Association
AF&PA is the national trade association for the forest products industry.... Visit

National Association of State Foresters
Established in 1920, the National Association of State Foresters is a non-profit organization composed of the directors of forestry agencies in the states, U.S. territories, and the District of Columbia. Visit

American Conifer Society
American Conifer Society, A society dedicated to the development, conservation, and propagation of conifers. Visit

Association of Consulting Foresters
ACF consulting foresters are independent professionals who manage forests and market forest products for private woodland owners, called upon by landowners across the country to advance their forestland ownership goals. Visit

Society of American Foresters - Online
The Society of American Foresters site represents the forestry profession and issues important to the practice of forestry. These issues are explained and they throw in a little info about forestry as well. A great looking site... Visit

The National Arbor Day Foundation
Another great source on tree panting, tree care and national projects involving tree planting. Visit