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What is Forest Stewardship?

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The Forest Stewardship Program (FSP) is a FREE technical service program designed to encourage multiple resource management on private non-industrial forestlands. The FSP is administered through the SC Forestry Commission (SCFC) in cooperation with the SC Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR), Clemson Extension Service and the Natural Resources Conservation Service.

FSP encourages wise use of all forest-related activities including timber management, wildlife habitat management, recreation, aesthetics, grazing, and soil and water conservation.

Who is Eligible

Private landowners who own a minimum of 10 acres, with at least 5 acres of forestland; maximum acreage is not applicable.

Services Provided

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How to Join

Please contact your Forestry Commission Stewardship Forester for additional program information.