Forestry Rules of Maine: What you need to know

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Maine Forest Service

Forestry Rules of Maine: What you need to know

Maine Forest Service – Forest Policy and Management Division

Tuesday 06/07/2022                
Ashland, MFS office (Radar Road)

Tuesday 06/14/2022                
Augusta, MFS office (Bolton Hill/Route 3)

Tuesday 06/21/2022                
Lincoln, First Congregational Church (19 School Street)

This workshop is intended for foresters, loggers, and landowners and will provide a basic understanding of Maine’s timber harvesting rules. The program will focus on rules concerning water quality, clearcutting, liquidation harvesting, and forest operations notifications. The workshop will not cover laws and rules enforced by the Forest Protection Division/Forest Rangers. Participants will receive a copy of the MFS publication, “The Forestry Rules of Maine.”

The workshop will begin with sign-in and refreshments at 8:30; presentations begin at 9:00. Attendance is limited to 35 persons, and pre-registration is required. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Continuing Education:

  • SAF/LF - 3.5 hrs. (Category 1)
  • CLP – 1 day
  • QLP – 4 credits
  • Master Logger – 5 credits.


Use the link below to register for the workshop you wish to attend by the Friday before each workshop: 

Presenters for this workshop include:

  • Dan Jacobs, MFS Regional Enforcement Coordinator (North)
  • Terri Coolong, MFS Regional Enforcement Coordinator (Central)
  • Adam Cates, MFS Regional Enforcement Coordinator (South/West)
  • Morten Moesswilde, MFS Field Team Leader

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