Friday, October 4, 2013 - 3:25pm
A summary of the policy position resolutions approved by the NASF members at the 2013 NASF Annual Meeting in Hot Springs, Virginia.
Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 12:56pm
The Federal Forests Resolution was approved at the 2013 NASF Annual Meeting.
NASF members know that federal forests face forest health problems (insects, disease, wildfire, invasive species) of staggering magnitude. The agencies charged with managing these forests also face serious challenges from cumbersome regulations, declining budgets coupled with high administrative costs and increasing fire suppression expenses, and the departure of employees with institutional knowledge and skills to...
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 - 3:53pm
NASF STATE FORESTRY STATISTICS
Approximately every two years the National Association of State Foresters conducts a survey of its 59 members to capture key information about the non-federal forestlands in the United States and the role of State Foresters in enhancing their value, representing public interests, and protecting these lands from fire, disease, fragmentation and other resource threats. The survey includes information about forestry programs, agency budgets, and funding support...
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 - 9:51am
Written Public Testimony of John Shannon, Vice President National Association of State Foresters
Submitted to the House Committee on Agriculture
Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy, and Forestry
The National Association of State Foresters (NASF) appreciates the opportunity to submit written public testimony to the House Committee on Agriculture, Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy, and Forestry regarding the USDA Forest Service Proposed Rulemaking for a new National Forest System Land...