Forest Stewardship Council
USDA Forest Service
Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
Rainforest Alliance: In the Forest
Forest Certification Program
North American Forestland
Responsible Forestry Practices
Common Timber Resources
CFP FSC CoC Certificate
CFP FSC-FM Certificate
Report on Sustainable Forests
Interested in Certification? Email our
Certified Forestry Team
Interested in selling Timber or Logs?
S. Appalachians, NC, TN, VA, WV:
Klamath, OR - Shasta, CA Region:
Northeast & Lake States:
Landowners Forest Certification Program
If you are a landowner who is growing trees, you will benefit from a certified forest
management program. Using Forest Stewardship Council™ (FSC®) principles
and criteria, our forestry management team will help you make the most of your property
by extending revenues into the future and preserving the forest's integrity, maintaining
its beauty and preventing harm to any wildlife habitats or streams. Harvesting timber
without a management plan can be short sighted and can be financially and environmentally
irresponsible. The wrong decisions on the ground can take a lifetime to correct.
Why should you manage your forest lands?
Comparison of Forestry Practices
Improper forestry practices (click to
Responsible forestry practices (click
What does Columbia Forest Products offer you?
Why does Columbia do this?
Basic Entry Guidelines
"I am really pleased with the outcome of the Columbia management program. I
can see the management will pay off with an even better stand of timber and revenue
during the next harvest."
"The primary function of our certified forest is to preserve natural beauty,
maintain woodland scenery for our sporting clays course, provide deer and turkey
habitat for family hunting and provide a natural habitat for quail and pheasant."
Cline and Mary Ruth Fowler
Fowler Farms Sporting Clays & Game Preserve
Spring Creek NC
"Whiskey Creek Timber Company owns and manages forestland in Oregon using Forest
Stewardship Council (FSC) guidelines. We know that managing our forests using FSC;
standards will ensure that they will remain healthy and productive for many years."
Jim and Phyllis Dahm
Whiskey Creek Timber Company
Klamath Falls, OR