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Selling Your Timber
In November 2012, Morgan Mellette presented for the Georgia Forestry Commission on elements every Private Forestland Owner should know before selling their timber. Click HERE to see the presentation.

Warnell School of Forestry Continuing Education Course
Morgan Mellette taught one of the sessions on Conservation Easment Appraisals on October 5, 2012. Click HERE to see a pdf of Morgan's Powerpoint Presentation.

Conservation Easement Workshops
Morgan Mellette has presented at many conservation easement workshops in the past. If you are interested in inviting Morgan to speak, please contact us at (770)718-9954.
Click HERE to see the most current Conservation Easement Workshop from October 2012.


Learn more from the Georgia Forestry Commission about 2011 Timber Losses in Georgia.



  

   
June 9, 2014
January 28, 2014
The bioenergy industry is growing, and Georgia has just the right crop for harvest: timber.
August 14, 2013
The Emerald Ash Borer that has spread through the northern U.S. makes it's way to Georgia.
July 31, 2013
July 10, 2013
Protect Your Property
June 26, 2013
Located in Southwest Georgia, the Flint River is now the second most endangered river in the U.S. Why?
June 11, 2013
Think before you burn.
May 29, 2013
Be aware of how you affect the environment.
May 15, 2013
A tribute to Aldo Leopold, an advocate for wilderness protection and biodiversity.
May 6, 2013
Know what to look for when it comes to threatening species.
April 29, 2013
A brief history about the holidays happening in April.
April 29, 2013
Find out if a conservation easement is an option for you and your land.
April 1, 2013
What's it worth to YOU?
March 13, 2013
CUVA, FLPA, and Conservation Easements have great monetary benefits for the landowner. Read more!
January 7, 2013
November 28, 2012
A Presentation by Morgan Mellette on behalf of the Georgia Forestry Commission
October 17, 2012
Powerpoint Presentation from UGA's Continuing Education Course on Conservation Easements by Morgan Mellette on October 5, 2012
August 15, 2012
The positive and negative results of wildfires in forestland
July 25, 2012
Cost Share and Conservation Programs to help the Forest Landowner
July 17, 2012
Is it that time already?
July 9, 2012
The use of woody biomass can be an asset in forest management.
June 27, 2012
The Supreme Court takes up a ruling from the 9th District Court requiring permits for logging roads.
June 25, 2012
Good news for the state of Georgia.
June 13, 2012
Tornadoes not only cause devastating damages to homes, but also to millions worth of timber.
January 1, 2012
Of plants and animals native to the longleaf pine barren, the gopher tortoise is a keystone species (endangered) found in the coastal plains of the southeastern United States. It is estimated that 80% of the tortoise population has decreased in the past 100 years. Read more to find out what steps need to be taken to save this incredible species!
January 1, 2012
The restoration of the Red-Cockaded Woodpecker population has potential to be one of the greatest success stories ever to come from the Endgangered Species List. Read more to find out why and what steps are being taken to make this possible!