The Indiana Forestry and Woodland Owners Association (IFWOA) is a nonprofit organization with the goal of promoting good stewardship of Indiana woodlands. Today, IFWOA has more than 650 members representing 125,000 acres of forests. IFWOA is an affiliate of the National Woodland Owners Association.
The Charles Deam Forest Stewardship award recognizes Indiana woodland owners who have demonstrated exceptional management of their woodlands. Anyone can nominate an Indiana landowner for this award. Self nominations are not accepted. Nominations are due June 1st. Finalists will be recognized at the 2017 Awards banquet November 4 in Columbus, Indiana.
Members received a request for 2017 dues in their mailbox in February. We appreciate your continued support. If you would like to pay online, select the Join Now (or renew your membership) button.
Join us November 3-4, 2017 for the annual woodland owner conference at the Columbus Clarion hotel. Friday will include a field tour and Saturday will include an indoor program with breakout sessions and networking. More information will be available in the fall.
Announcing IFEF Educational Grants: These are competitive grant funds to help educate and inform the public about forests and forest management. Applications are due by October 1st and awards will be made in December. Review the announcement or apply for a grant (link to online form) PDF of application questions