COVID-19 Update: CFA’s Office is Closed to the Public
In compliance with Governor Cuomo's policy of Friday, March 20, our office will be closed to the public to limit the exposure to COVID-19 for our members, community members, and staff. This change is effective immediately until further notice. All scheduled field programs will continue; however, new field programs will not be scheduled at this time. CFA staff members will be available through email:
- CFA general - email@example.com
- Ryan Trapani, Director - firstname.lastname@example.org
- John MacNaught, Program Manager -email@example.com
- Isaac Urffer, Program Technician - firstname.lastname@example.org
- Kathy Fox, Financial Manager - email@example.com
- Dorothy Monforte, Marketing & Outreach Manager - firstname.lastname@example.org
We appreciate your patience and understanding!
May the Forest be with you,
CFA Board of Directors & Staff
Welcome to the Catskill Forest Association, Inc.
We are a membership-based, nonprofit organization that provides forestry education and services to private Catskill landowners.
Now caring for over 87,000 acres worth of private properties across Delaware, Greene, Otsego, Schoharie, Sullivan, and Ulster Counties.
Join your fellow landowners and get started with your $25 consultation.
How it Works:
One-hour property visits by staff to help you learn about what your property holds
APPLE TREE PRUNING:
Pruning helps keep apple trees healthy and improves quality and quantity of yields
APPLE TREE GRAFTING:
A horticultural technique to help bring old, neglected trees back to fruition
PORTABLE SAWMILL PROGRAM:
We bring a state-of-the-art portable sawmill directly to your property and mill your logs to lumber on the spot.
WILDLIFE HABITAT MANAGEMENT:
Forestry practices to help improve your woodlot for wildlife
INVASIVE SPECIES MANAGEMENT:
Care for trees against invasive insects, and care for forests against invasive plants
Ever wonder what wildlife is around when you're not?
FOREST BIRD PROGRAM:
High-Nesting Bird Boxes for ducks, owls, etc. and/or Canopy Bird Feeders that protect against squirrels & bears
Custom property maps highlighting the property features you want to see
To schedule, call (845) 586-3054 or email email@example.com
April 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
May 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
May 30 @ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
June 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
June 20 @ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
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From the Forest: Weekly Broadcast
We host “From the Forest,” a weekly radio show on WIOX, our local radio station in Roxbury, NY. Listen in with Ryan Trapani, John MacNaught, and other guest speakers, while they discuss trees, logging, wood, maple syrup, nuts and berries and the pressing issues central to our forests.