FRA Southeastern Region

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Contact the FRA Southeastern Region

David West, Wood Supply Chain Specialist and Southwide Region Manager
2601 Kiln Creek Circle
Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
360-430-3558
[email protected]

Joe Conrad Recognized for Technical Writing

Forest Resources Association’s Southeastern Region recognizes Joe Conrad, Assistant Professor of Forest Operations at the Warnell School of Forestry & Natural Resources at the University of Georgia with its First Place Technical Writing Award for 2020. This Annual Award recognizes the best Technical Releases published and posted on FRA’s website.

Conrad authored Technical Release 19-R-1, “Forest Logistics Summit Identifies Opportunities to Address Log Trucking Challenges”. This Technical Release highlights the findings from the summit co-hosted by The Georgia Forestry Association, Georgia Forestry Foundation, and the Warnell School of Forestry & Natural Resources at the University of Georgia. Some of the issues addressed were log truck insurance, trucking efficiency, driver training, and highway safety.

19-R-1 is available here.

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Photo:  Joe Conrad, Assistant Professor of Forest Operations at the Warnell School of Forestry & Natural Resources at the University of Georgia

The Forest Resources Association Inc. is a nonprofit trade association concerned with the safe, efficient, and sustainable harvest of forest products and their transport from woods to mill. FRA represents wood consumers, independent logging contractors, and wood dealers, as well as businesses providing products and services to the forest resource-based industries.

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