Forests for Georgia, Georgia for Forests

…and provide jobs—lots and lots of jobs. Most of the trees covering our state are, in fact, planted, harvested and replanted on farms owned by private landowners. So, like any…

Forestry Continues to Boost State’s Economy

jobs, net state revenue, and output – the total revenue generated by the industry. Statistics documented in “2017 Economic Benefits of the Forest Industry in Georgia, 2017,” from the Georgia…

Forest Industry Continues to Boost Georgia’s Economy

…shows the top three employment regions in Georgia for forestry related jobs are Atlanta, Southern Georgia, and Coastal Georgia. These areas account for almost half of the forestry related jobs

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…economic activity generated by the state’s forest industry rose to $36.2 billion between 2017 and 2018. The state’s forest industry supports more than 148,000 jobs in Georgia and each of…

Careers

…and answering/forwarding incoming telephone calls Perform minor janitorial duties within the dispatch work area Other Jobs Occasionally, we have other positions which come open, such as administrative assistant, accountant, forest…

Resources

…and small businesses, aligning workforce education and training with in-demand jobs, locating new markets for Georgia products, and planning and mobilizing state resources for economic development. Doing Business in Georgia,…

Forestry Employees Honored by Georgia Legislature

…in the protection and conservation of Georgia’s forest resources, the teams were commended for their willingness to assist in storm recovery efforts and the pride they possess in their jobs….

Forestry Education Tools at Hand Through New Websites

…waste, climate change and green jobs, among others. Activities support critical thinking skills, incorporate technology and use differentiated instruction. Materials provide educators the tools they need to bring the environment…

Report Card for Georgia’s Forestland Released

…resource that provided more than 147,000 jobs and generated nearly $36 billion in economic value to the state in 2017. “Georgia is the top forestry state in the nation and…