LOGGING AND TIMBER HARVEST

The Kentucky Chapter Association of Consulting Foresters provides an overview of the importance of consulting foresters and the services they provide.  Explore this map and list of KACF foresters. 

Search the Kentucky Master Logger (KML) Database to find a licensed master logger. 

 

CONSERVATION EASEMENTS AND FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

Learn how to conserve your land through the Kentucky Natural Lands Trust.

Find other land trusts operating locally in Kentucky through the Land Trust Alliance.

The Kentucky DNR Energy and Environment Cabinet provides state cost share to help protect soil and water on your land. Also, explore EQIP in Kentucky.

 

WILDLIFE CONSERVATION

Discover the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Resources Habitat Improvement Program.

This cooperative program works with landowners to manage wildlife and assist in creating suitable habitat for native wildlife populations while also receiving financial assistance.

 

FORESTRY EXTENSION SERVICE

The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Forestry Extension, based in Lexington, provides helpful links and information for woodland owners concerning the wood industry, managing a healthy forest, programs, and much more.

 

OTHER PROGRAMS FOR WOODLAND OWNERS

Are you looking for like-minded individuals to discuss woodland topics, practices, and issues? Visit the Kentucky National Woodland Owners Association.

The American Tree Farm System provides valuable resources on how to be a forest steward.  Visit the Kentucky Tree Farm Program to learn more.