Boulder District

Forest Management

Our forest management programs provide a variety of services to Colorado landowners. At the Boulder District office, we are dedicated to providing quality assistance to landowners in Boulder and Gilpin counties by helping them achieve their resource management goals. Our goal is to help you enhance, protect and manage your forest property for optimum health now and for future generations. Services include assistance with the following programs:

  • Forest stewardship plans
  • Forest management plans
  • Thinning projects for forest health and restoration
  • Fuels reduction and modification to reduce wildfire hazards
  • Insect and disease surveys and detection
  • "Sick tree" calls — site visits for both large- and small-acreage properties
  • Noxious weed management
  • Conservation tree planting plans
  • Seedling tree planting and advice
  • Advice and assistance in coordinating forest contractors and consultants
  • Public education and dispersal of information
  • Seminars and workshops for communities, subdivisions and homeowner associations

As a Colorado landowner you can enhance the value of your forestland by being dedicated and concerned about forest management issues and wildfire. Managing your land will not only increase the value and health of your resource, but will also enhance and protect wildlife habitat, soil and water quality, and ecological diversity. Please contact the Boulder District office if you are concerned about your forest property.

Forest Management Links