Membership Benefits

Membership in the Catskill Forest Association is open to anyone interested in Promoting Forest Stewardship In The Catskills. CFA covers a six-county region in Central New York State. CFA’s membership is made up of people who own land and those who do not. We have members living in the Catskill...

On Site Visits

Click here to Download the Onsite visit Program PDF TYPICAL VISITS INCLUDE: Boundary identification Discussion of goals & objectives Tree Identification Land-use history Timber value assessment & planning Wildlife habitat assessment & planning Forest health Which trees should be cut & which should not be cut     APPLICATION FEE...

Tree Marking Program

HOW TO BEGIN? Click here to Download our Tree Marking Program PDF         On-Site Visit Make an appointment A CFA Forester will visit your woodland He will select both the area & trees to be marked by the acre Fee is $200 (includes 1-year membership)   Marking...

Forestry for Wildlife

Download the Forestry for Wildlife Brochure in PDF Format COST  –  Price estimates are developed at the end of an on-site visit. DOES YOUR FOREST LOOK LIKE THIS? WHAT IS WILDLIFE HABITAT MANAGEMENT? On-Site Visit costs $200 plus mileage. Includes one year CFA membership ($50 value) Forestry for Wildlife A...

Woodland Use Guide

WOODLAND USE GUIDE “Your Place For Impartial Forestry Advice.” Tel. 845-586-3054 www.catskillforest.org REQUIREMENTS ï‚·  Only available for properties < 30 acres ï‚·  Initial On-Site Visit to inquire about you & your woodland COSTS ï‚·  Less than 10 acres = $500 ï‚·  10 acres—20 acres = $650 ï‚·  20+ acres =...

Trail Camera Program

Trail Camera Program – Download the Trail Camera Program Brochure in PDF Format Your Place For Impartial Forestry Advice. –  GETTING STARTED –  Call CFA –  Tell us what you are interested in: –  Particular wildlife species? –  Videos, photos, or both?   What season would you like your camera set...

Apple Tree Grafting

Apple Tree Grafting – Download the Grafting Brochure in PDF format Preserving fruit of the past, into the future “Your Place For Impartial Forestry Advice.” Schedule an appointment during late winter/early spring & we’ll see what you have. COST  – $200 + mileage (includes a$50 membership) – If graft doesn’t unionize...