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.



  • Our forester neighbors in Minnesota invited us to attend their annual meeting in January. Here are the details: MNSAF's 2021 Annual Winter Meeting will be offered jointly with SFEC 2021 Forestry and Wildlife Research Review. The meeting will be January 12-14, 2021 using an all online virtual format. Session details, agenda, registration, and cost information can be found here: Meeting agenda is attached.


  • Hi! Blackwell Creek Forestry LLC is seeking candidates to fill two positions. Please see attached announcements for details.

  • Resources from our December meeting are housed in the Library. Thank you to all that attended!

    Hi! Registration for our virtual December meeting was sent out via email today. If you did not receive that email, please contact me at The meeting agenda is attached. To help prepare for our discussions, a paper on climate change vulnerabilities of the Midwest is attached as well. Hope to "see" you all there!

  • Trees Forever, a non-profit environmental organization based in Iowa, is seeking an executive director. Information on the position is attached.

  • 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.