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Forestry Information

The DEP's State Forestry Service maintains a broad base of materials available to the general public on a variety of topics related to forest ecology, forest management and wood products. The materials available address these topics:

    - Forestry calendar of events
    - NJ forest facts/forest management/benefits of trees
    - Approved forestry consultants list
    - Forest conservation education and stewardship
    - Arbor Day information
    - Volunteer conservation projects
    - Forest wildlife habitat improvement
    - Urban and community forestry/inventory/ordinances
    - The Tree City USA program
    - How to become an arborist tree expert and forester
    - Tree planting, selection and maintenance
    - Farmland assessment for woodlands
    - Christmas tree management
    - Inventory information on NJ Forests
    - Procurement/processing/marketing of wood products/recycling
    - Forest Stewardship
    - Forest Health
    - Big Tree listing-record trees

Target Audience(s)
General public, educators, woodland owners, State and Federal agencies, educational institutions, consultants and businesses

Division of Parks and Forestry Logo Additional Information
Division of Parks and Forestry
State Forestry Service
NJDEP, PO Box 404
Trenton NJ 08625-0404
Phone: 609-292-2531
Fax: 609-984-0378

Teachers' Guide to Educational Programs with New Jersey State Parks, Forests, Recreation Areas, Historic Sites and the Forest Resource Education Center