Policy Updates


Wednesday, 16 May 2018 10:31

Tim O'Hara

The Log A Load For Kids Foundation named Deidra Holt of International Paper as the 2018 Volunteer Champion at the 2018 FRA Annual Meeting. Log A Load’s Chair, Sherri Hansen, made the announcement on April 17.
Excess, or unused, logging capacity still appears to be a source of cost and concern to the wood supply value chain in many regions of the United States.   Since 2002, WSRI has done a number of studies that shed light on the factors that drive this inefficiency in the system.
Seven Islands Land Company is seeking qualified candidates for an Operations Forester in the northern Maine region.  The operations forester is responsible for the oversight and implementation of silvicultural operations and other aspects of timber management including:
Thursday, 26 April 2018 16:54

2018 Minutes

Thursday, 26 April 2018 16:53

2017 Minutes

On March 21, the Forest Resources Association honored Bruce Hooker with its Southcentral Region Second Place Technical Writing Award for 2018. This annual Award recognizes the best Technical Releases published and posted on FRA’s website.
On March 21, the Forest Resources Association’s Southeastern Region presented John “J.J.” Lemire with a special “Safety Recognition Award.” Lemire, the Director of Loss Control for Forestry Mutual Insurance Company in Raleigh, North Carolina.
On April 17, the Forest Resources Association’s Southcentral Region honored Auburn University’s Dr. Tom Gallagher and Marissa Jo Daniel with its First Place Technical Writing Award for 2018.
The Forest Resources Association and STIHL Incorporated honored Rodney Johnson, owner of Johnson Timber Co., LLC in Pheba, Mississippi, as FRA’s Southcentral Region 2018 Outstanding Logger at its Southcentral Region (SCR) Awards Dinner in New Orleans, Louisiana on April 17.
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