The Online Forester
In this section we have important information to assist you with questions you may have about services being offered in Maryland. The resources available here are provided by the Maryland DNR Forest Service. If you have questions you can contact our offices in Annapolis at 410-260-8531.
About Buying Firewood
|There are a few things you should know about wood and the laws
regarding selling firewood that will help you make the best decision when making your firewood purchase.
Master Logger Program
|A Maryland Master Logger can help
you get what you want today without sacrificing the benefits of tomorrow.
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|Locate a licensed forester that can assist you in your forest project.
Forest Product Operators
|Locate sawmill, logging and firewood companies by county, service or general search.
Licensed Tree Experts
|All tree care professionals practicing in Maryland must obtain a license. Without a license, they may not practice or advertise tree care services in the state.
As a public service we make the names and addresses of licensed tree experts available on DNR Online.
Big Tree Champions
|No complete record of Maryland's tree species exists, but from the best
information available, there are probably more than 160 species. Counting the exotic species which
are successfully grown here, the list is almost unlimited.
Forest Conservation Act Service Providers
|Forest Stand Delineations and Forest Conservation
Plans must be prepared by a licensed forester, licensed landscape architect, or other qualified
professionals. You can obtain a listing of professionals providing these services in your county by
accessing our database.
Glossary of Forestry Terms
|As with any profession, forestry has its own vocabulary. This fact
sheet is designed to help the reader better understand some of the terminology associated with woodland management.
|As with any Government organization there are a number of
acronyms, they are defined here.
Quick Reference Phone Directory
|Maryland DNR Forest Service listings by county.