Forest-related associations


Alberta Forest Products Association – Visit a growing forestry experience on the Internet

American Forest and Paper Assn. – The National Association for the forest products industry.

American Loggers Council – The National Voice for Professional Loggers.

American Tree Farm System – Sustaining forests, watershed and healthy habitats through the power of private stewardship.

American Wood Council – AWC provides technical and economic information on wood design, green building, and manufacturing environmental regulations advocating for balanced government policies that sustain the wood products industry.

Associated Logging Contractors – The Associated Logging Contractors (ALC).

APA – The Engineered Wood Assn. – Plywood, panel and engineered wood products association.

California Redwood Assn. – The trade association for redwood lumber producers.

Castle Wood Products – Recycling that is unique in diverting useful wood products from landfill.

Composite Panel Assn. – Represents particleboard and medium density fiberboard (MDF) manufacturers.

Evergreen Building Products Association – EBPA promotes US building materials and design services internationally and in the US.

Forest Certification Resource Center – This Paper Life Cycle site introduces the concept of forest certification.

Forest Industry Network – E-business solutions for the global forest industry.

Forest Landowners Assn. – The only national representative of the economic interests of family forest landowners.

The Forest Products Society – Fosters innovation and research in environmentally sound processing and use of wood and fiber resources.

Idaho Forest Owners Association – An alliance of forest landowners dedicated to the management, use and protection of private forest resources in Idaho.

Idaho Nursery & Landscape Association – The Idaho Nursery Association, increasing skills in the horticulture industry.

Idaho Women In Timber – Idaho Women In Timber is a non-profit organization made up of individuals whose livelihood is related, either directly or indirectly, to the forest products industry.

National Alliance of Forest Owners – Renewable and carbon-neutral biomass energy creates jobs, combats climate change, and keeps forests as forests.

National Assn. of Home Builders – The latest from the home building industry.

North American Wholesale Lumber Assn. – Representing lumber wholesalers throughout North America.

Society of American Foresters – Dedicated professionals working for the health and productivity of America’s forests.

Softwood Export Council – Conducts international marketing services for the Western wood products industry.

Southern Forest Products Assn.– Represents Southern pine lumber producers in the South.

Southern Pine Council – An association of Southern sawmills.

The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) in Idaho  – The Idaho SFI Implementation Committee invites your comments/observations about specific forestry practices by Idaho SFI sponsor companies that appear inconsistent with SFI Principles and Guidelines.

Technical Assn. of the Pulp and Paper Industry – A professional organization dedicated to the paper and pulp Industries.

Window & Door Manufacturers Assn. – Represents U.S. and Canadian wood window and door manufacturers.

Wood Moulding and Millwork Producers Assn. – Representing wood moulding and millwork manufacturers.

Western Red Cedar Lumber Assn. – Good resource from Canada for information on cedar lumber products.

Western Wood Products Association – WWPA delivers lumber grading, quality control, technical, business information and product support services to sawmills as well as those who use softwood lumber products throughout the world.