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Your District Forester
Alpena and Montmorency Counties
Greg is an initial professional contact available to assist private forest landowners with forest management. Forest management can include many different activities based on your goals and objectives. The Forestry Assistance Program can assist with timber & wildlife management, forest health, non-native/invasive species management and more.
Greg can conduct free site visit and a basic assessment of your forested property in Alpena and Montmorency Counties. He is also available to conduct forestry presentation and workshops as well as connect landowners with forestry professionals who can assist with management plans or timber sales.
Greg has a Bachelor's of Science (Zoology) and a Master's of Science (Biology) from Northern Michigan University and a Ph.D. (Forest Science) from Michigan Technological University. Greg was also a Peace Corps Volunteer in Botswana. Over the last 20+ years, Greg has conducted forest planning, applied research, management, and inventory and monitoring on public and private lands in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Greg began working at the Alpena-Montmorency Conservation District July 2019. Contact him to schedule a visit.