Congratulations to the Tree Farmers and volunteers who have been recognized for their outstanding contributions to the N.C. Tree Farm Program and sustainable forest management.

Tree Farmer Awards

Each year, the N.C. Tree Farm Program recognizes an Outstanding Tree Farmer of the Year who exemplifies the values of the Tree Farm Program through exceptional forest management, stewardship and outreach.

Inspector Awards

Tree Farm Inspectors are the backbone of the N.C. Tree Farm Program. These natural resource professionals keep the mission and vision of the program alive every day.


M. Robert Cooper Distinguished Leadership Award

The N.C. Tree Farm Program periodically recognizes a volunteer who has demonstrated extraordinary qualities of leadership and service.