About the Board

  • The Board of Foresters oversees Michigan's Registered Forester program. Their duties include promoting the program, handling complaints, reviewing applications and managing finances. 

  • Read House Bill No. 5001 (PA 116 of 2018) PDF icon

2019 Meeting Schedule

  • Date Time Location
    Jan. 10, 2019 8 a.m. Gaylord Customer Service Center, 1732 W. M-32, Gaylord
    Feb. 6, 2019 10 a.m. Michigan DEQ Office, Conference Room B, 2100 W. M-32, Gaylord


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Public Comment Information

  • If you require additional accommodations in order to attend these meetings, please contact us at 989-732-3541 ext. 5043 a minimum of five days before the meeting.

    If you wish to present information to the board, you must submit your request at least one week prior to the meeting via email to or submit your request by mail to:
    Deb Begalle, Chief
    Forest Resources Division
    P.O. Box 30452
    Lansing, MI 48909-7952

    Or on the day of the meeting, complete a public comment request card.