Association of Consulting Foresters – www.acf-foresters.org
ACF is a peer organization that has high standards of joining. Members must adhere to strict ACF ethical standards and meet continuous education requirements to maintain membership.
North Carolina Board of Registration for Foresters – www.ncbrf.org
The State of North Carolina requires that anyone who uses the designation ‘forester’, ‘registered forester’ must be registered with the Board. This benefits and protects the public by improving the standards for the practice of professional forestry in North Carolina.
Virginia Forestry Association – www.vaforestry.org
VFA seeks to maintain a political and economic climate favorable for forest ownership and forest industry in the state and to enhance the public's perception of forestry through effective outreach and communications.