We provide leadership, service, and education to protect and conserve Georgia’s forest resources.

e.g. outdoor burn, burn permits, tree seedlings, office locations, jobs

Oak Leafminer

Learn more about a seasonal pest impacting white oaks in GA, the solitary oak leafminer. Learn More

Georgia's Timber Harvest Notification System

In compliance with legislation that updated OCGA 12-6-24, the Georgia Forestry Commission (GFC) launches an easy-to-use, statewide harvest notification website, which will replace county-by-county notifications. Learn More

Certified Burners' Online Permit System is Now Available!

This system will make it easier for Certified Burners to request a burn permit in advance. Please note that only Certified Burners can apply online regarding acreage or machine-piled. If you would like to learn more about becoming a Certified Burner, please contact your local GFC county unit. Learn More


The GFC Webstore will open on July 1, 2022, for the 2022-2023 Seedlings Season, with a wide selection of pine and hardwood seedlings available. Learn More