North Carolina
 State Board of Registration for Foresters


NC State Boards

Listing of All North Carolina Occupational Boards with Web Sites

Other State Forester Registration Boards That Provide Reciprocity to NC

Alabama State Board of Registration for Foresters

Georgia State Board of Registration for Foresters

The State of Maryland Board of Foresters.

Mississippi Board of Registration for Foresters

The South Carolina Board of Registration for Foresters

State Forestry Agencies




South Carolina

North Carolina

National Association of State Foresters: The NASF is a non-profit organization that represents the directors of the State Forestry agencies from all fifty states, nine U.S. territories (American Samoa, the Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, the Northern Marianas Islands, Palau, Puerto Rico, Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the U.S. Virgin Islands), and the District of Columbia. 

Federal Government Natural Resource Agencies

USDA Forest Service: Home Page

USDI Park Service

USDI Bureau of Land Management


College of Natural Resources, NC State University: Provides education at both the undergraduate and graduate levels for Forestry and Environmental Resources and Forest Biomaterials

Duke University, Nicholas School of the Environment

Haywood Community College: The Forest Management Technology curriculum is designed to help students acquire technical knowledge, understanding, and abilities essential in developing, conserving, and utilizing forest resources.

Montgomery Community College: Forest Management Technology is an Associate of Applied Science program designed to train individuals in technical forest management skills and help them develop competency in various woodland operations.

Wayne Community College: The Forest Management Technology curriculum is designed to help students acquire technical knowledge, understanding, and abilities essential in developing, conserving, and utilizing forest resources.

NC Cooperative Extension (Extension Forestry): Helping people put knowledge to work.

Natural Resources Leadership Institute: The Natural Resources Leadership Institute is a training program administered through the NC Cooperative Extension Service at NC State University. The Institute is the first of its kind in the country to provide a structured leadership curriculum for people who are critically involved in natural resources management and policy. 

Urban Forestry

ACTrees is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to building the capacity of its members to plant, sustain, and advocate for trees in America’s communities. With grassroots member organizations and network partners in the United States and Canada, ACTrees engages volunteers to take action to improve the environment where over 90% of people live and work: in cities, towns, and metropolitan areas. Together local ACTrees member organizations have planted and cared for over 15 million trees in cities with help from over 5 million volunteers.

National Arbor Day Foundation. Information on Arbor Day, Tree City USA, educational programs, tree care tips, etc.

National Arborists Association represents the tree care industry. Tree care and planting tips.

American Forests. A wealth of information on urban forestry, forest policy including Global ReLeaf, CityGreen, Famous and Historic Trees, National Register of Big Trees.

Just for Kids

Smokey Bear's Home Page: Join Smokey for some forest and campfire fun. And, along the way, discover Smokey's rules for forest fire safety and prevention so that you can become a member of Smokey's team! Remember: ONLY YOU CAN PREVENT FOREST FIRES!

Forestry Associations

NC Forestry Association

Society of American Foresters (SAF): The national scientific and educational organization representing the forestry profession in the United States.


Southern Regional Extension Forestry : goal is to identify,prescribe, and implement a mix of education and technical services that increase the efficiency of forestry programs in the southern United States.

Arboriculture On-line: Developed to assist tree care professionals in developing and maintaining effective plant health care programs.

Mining Co. Guide to Forestry: A place to get information to hone your forest management skills, raise your environmental awareness, give you regional information, and just plain make you feel good about forestry.

The Southern Forestry & Natural Resources Webinar Portal is a service of the Southern Regional Extension Forestry Office, North Carolina State University's Extension Forest Resources, Texas AgriLife Extension Service, and other participating land-grant universities in the South. This portal will serve as a launching point for current and archived natural resource webinars. This site will also host information on upcoming webinars and webinars from other organizations that are relevant. Be sure to check out this site for all your webinar needs.



 US Mail: NC Board of Registration for Foresters;  PO Box 27393; Raleigh, NC 27611     Telephone: 919-847-5441  E-mail: