The Iowa Society of American Foresters sets the standard in forest management, 
bringing science, best practice, and the best people together to actively shape the future of the profession.



  • Please see attached job announcement for a Forestry Specialist position. Deadline to apply is February 21, 2020.

  • Foresters -
    Please save the date of April 7 for our annual spring meeting. Meeting will be a one-day event in central Iowa. More details to come!

  • Online registration for the 25th annual Tri-State Forest Stewardship Conference is now live! This event will occur on March 14, 2020, in Freeport, IL. Agenda and speaker information attached.
    Please register at:
    ISU Forestry Extension webpage. Please register early as attendance is capped.

  • Please see the minutes from the fall Iowa SAF business meeting held in Iowa City on November 12, 2019. Also attached is the Iowa SAF Strategic Plan 2018-2023; adopted by membership at the fall meeting.

  • Iowa SAF has received and read the recent White Paper submitted to the Governors Office - "Analysis of the Impacts of the Elimination of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources Forestry Bureau." We have formulated our official response, also shared with the Governor's Office.