timberland management is a very complex process that a professional forester is trained to do through education, testing and Experience. most people look at a wooded tract of timberland and see "woods." we, however, see a complex ecosystem that is functioning to provide raw materials, clean air, and clean water, among other benefits. with all of the complexity of timberland management it is crucial to have someone who is working for yOU. a forest is an investment and needs to be managed for the highest rate of return for your stated goals whether they are financial, Aesthetic, wildlife habitat, recreation or conservation.