FOREST SUSTAINABILITY

Blue Ox Forestry has a Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) certificate for Group Forest Management and Chain-of-custody. The certificate registration is RA-FM/COC-006216 and the FSC® license is FSC® C112427. Landowners can become a member of the group. Currently, there are 30 members. Membership provides a free management plan including a productivity analysis based on soil types. There are no fees associated with membership.

Blue Ox Forestry Forest Management Group is committed to the mission of promoting long-term responsible forest management strategies that protect and improve the health of forest ecosystems while contributing to the economic well-being of the communities surrounding their managed forests. Blue Ox Forestry Forest Management Group supports and adheres to the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) Principles and Criteria. The Blue Ox Forestry Forest Management Group will strive to work with its Group Members and other interested parties to meet or exceed the FSC-US Forest Management Standard. Blue Ox Forestry Forest Management Group provides member services to private forest landowners in Alabama.