Project Completed - GA Stewardship Revisit Prescribed Burn

Georgia's 6400 Forest Stewardship farms need revisiting to ascertain each landowner's progress implementing prescribed fire and other forest management recommendations.

Project Contact

Lee Brown
P. O. Box 819
Macon GA 31202
ATTN: Recovery/GAStewardship

Project Information

GFC Project #: 1G219

Federal ID #: 09-DG-11084419-039

Funds Amount: $2,243,000

Funds Allocation

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    Georgia Forestry Commission
    $1,649,950 to hire 27 personnel for 18 months
    Georgia Forestry Commission
    $240,000 for personnel equipment; $160,000 for personnel travel; $93,050 for personnel supplies
    Georgia Forestry Commission
    $100,000 to contract for a computerized burn permit system for monitoring prescribed burning

Qualification and Application Information

Federal Program Funding Source

10.688 ARRA Wildland Fire Management
GA Stewardship Revisit Prescribed Burn
USDA Forest Service Southern Region
1720 Peachtree Road NW Ste 876s
Atlanta GA 30309
Phone: 404.347.4569