New England Society of American Foresters - Keeping forest ecosystems healthy and intact, managing the effects of natural and human forces on the forests

Welcome to the New England Society of American Foresters

Please browse our pages and learn more about the NESAF mission and activities. If you are a professional forester and not yet a member of SAF, please visit our membership page and find out what membership can do for you! 


Election Voting will be open from October 15th through November 15th. The following positions are open:

NESAF Chair-Elect (no candidates!) - please contact us if you are interested!

NESAF State Representatives: Maine, Vermont, & Massachusetts

Several Working Group Chair Positions

Please visit the Elections page for more information.

Electronic ballots have been sent to all members.  If you did not recieve one electronically, please contact Rob Macmillan our elections chair. 

 Inside the October 2018 News Quarterly

• Science Theme: Recent Patterns in Defoliation and Tree Mortality in Southern New England

• 2019 National Convention coming to New England

 Submission of articles or possible topics is encouraged! View the Submission Guidelines to get more information on format and deadlines.


Have an idea for a project or program that is in need of financial support?  The NESAF Grants Program will fund approvide projects developed  for the following purposes:

  • To Educate NESAF's many publics about professional forestr, and
  • To advance the role of the profession in society by promoting the role of foresters in forest resource management

Do you have a project for funding? Contact Mel Harder or any NESAF Executive Committee member!




Innovative Natural Resource Solutions, LLC

DOW AgroSciences

Crop Production Services

US Forest Service

Hull Forest Products

Tarm Biomass

Green Acres Woodlands

Fairweather Biometrics

Madison Lumber Mill

Limington Lumber

Precision Lumber

Wagner Forest Management

Ossipee Mountain Land Company


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Operations Forester
Location: Hancock, New York
Date(s): 09/28/18
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Executive Director
Location: Connecticut Council on Soil and Water Conservation
Date(s): 10/3/2018
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The Society of American Foresters recognizes the achievements of individuals and organizations who advance the knowledge and understanding of forestry.
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NESAF Winter Meeting

will be held at the
DoubleTree Conference Center
in Burlington, Vermont ~ March 27-29, 2019.
Forests and Forestry: Changing, Adapting, Growing
featuring workshops and discussions on strategies for protecting forest landscapes,
thoughtful approaches to adaptive management and technology to monitor and
share data and information.

The DoubleTree is conveniently located on Williston Road within sight of the UVM
Campus and close to I-89 and the Burlington International Airport. It is a short drive
or bus ride to shopping, fine eateries, craft breweries and Lake Champlain!

For more information or to help please contact Ginger Anderson at
We are actively seeking vendors and sponsors
as well as wicked cool raffle items! 


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