What do you want to do with your land? Do you want to generate income to send children or grandchildren to college? Improve wildlife habitat or enhance biodiversity? Create a peaceful weekend getaway? Whatever you hope to achieve with your woodlands, it helps to have a plan. Read on to learn about the importance of identifying your forest management objectives so that you can develop a strategy for achieving those goals.


Today’s forest management decisions will have long-term implications for the health and productivity of your woodlands. A forest management plan helps you avoid costly mistakes and provides a road map for achieving your goals.



When planning for the future of your property, there’s a lot you have to decide and do for yourself. But there’s also a lot—particularly in our complex tax and legal system—that will require a professional’s help.