Quercus virginiana, Georgia state tree
2015 Annual Meeting
Please join us for SESAF's Annual Meeting to be held January 25-27, 2015. The theme of this year's conference is "Southern Forestry Environmental Issues: Water Quality and Beyond." Foresters and landowners are encouraged to attend and hear speakers describe the newest information on developments that federal and state environmental issues are having on southern forestry operations and businesses.
Eight hours of Category 1 CFE credits are possible for SAF Certified Forester and Georgia and Alabama Registered Forester program requirements.
The location will be at the King and Prince Beach and Golf Resort on St. Simons Island, Georgia. A limited number of rooms are available at a special group rate of $105 - $135 per night plus tax.
Call 800.342.0212 by January 7 and identify the group name Society of American Foresters or visit the hotel reservation page and enter the password SESAF15 for special rates.
Registration information and complete information about the meeting is available here (pdf). Pre-registration rates are available until January 7, 2015.
Billy Lancaster Forestry Youth Camp
The 2014 camp was held from Sunday, July 6 through Thursday, July 10. The camp is advertised to middle school science teachers who then select science students who come to the camp. The campers are rising 7th and 8th graders. Any Georgia Division forester who has an age-appropriate child and is interested in having them attend the camp should contact Rebecca Watson at MeadWestvaco or Myrt Phillips at the Georgia Forestry Commission in Macon for information. The camp is a program of the Georgia Division SAF. More.