Why a Professional Forester?
Professional foresters are licensed by the State of Maine and New Hampshire to ensure high standards in the industry. These professionals must meet strict educational, experience and continuing training standards to maintain their licenses. These standards help ensure you as clients, are dealing with reputable professionals that operate under a code of ethics, governed by the States. IFM foresters are professional licensed in Maine and New Hampshire and also hold the Society of American Foresters (SAF’s) Certified Forester accreditation. Professional foresters have also received advanced training in silviculture, soil science, ecology, wildlife and hydrology, to name a few. This training and education ensures you are working with someone who understands forests and ecosystems and can give you the best possible plan to meet your goals