Mellette Forestry Group offers the practical application of biological, physical, quantitative, managerial, economic, and social-policy principles to the management and conservation of our clients' forests. We assist landowner's in achieving their specific goals and objectives while maintaining the productivity of the forest.

GIS Mapping

Mellette Forestry Group combines over 30 years of land surveying experience with the most up-to-date technology such as GPS and GIS to provide our clients with the most accurate and cost-effective surveying services available. Our surveying services include boundary surveys, ALTA/ACSM surveys, and topographic mapping.


Morgan Mellette's MAI designation (Member of Appraisal Institute) ensures that clients of Mellette Forestry Group will have objective, impartial, and unbiased opinions about the value of their forest property. Mellette has provided valuation assistance to those who own, manage, sell, invest in, and/or lend money on the security of real estate.


Morgan Mellette is one of only 5 in the Southeast that has both an MAI designation and is a registered forester. He has served Georgia, South Carolina, and the southern U.S. through a wide variety of forest management and timberland appraisal services.


Mellette's MAI designation means that Mellette Forestry Group, LLC places the utmost importance on ethics and integrity in the appraisal profession. Requirements for MAI designation go above and beyond the state and federal requirements for appraisers.


As a registered forester, Mellette's 35 years as a consulting forester enhances his ability to provide credible caluations of large tracts of land. As a member of the Association of Consulting Foresters, Mellette maintains a level of continuing education on many forestry-related topics, sustaining a long-term vision for forests and being highly knowledgeable of trends and new developments in the forestry industry.


Additionally, Mellette has experience in conservation easement appraisals, not only conducting well-supported appraisals, but also teaching classes through the UGA Warnell School of Forestry Continuing Education Classes and performing conservation easement appraisal reviews for the Georgia State Properties Commission.

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