FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 15, 2016
Mississippi Forestry Commission Contact
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American Tree Farm System 75th Anniversary Resolution
Representative Ken Morgan, Forestry Committee Chair, Mississippi House of Representatives presented Russell Bozeman, Assistant State Forester for the Mississippi Forestry Commission (MFC) with a resolution congratulating the American Tree Farm System (ATFS) on their 75th anniversary, which was celebrated this past Sunday on June 12, 2016. “I am glad to be in a position where we were able to recognize the American Tree Farm System’s 75th anniversary and Mississippi’s private forest landowners. This Resolution highlights the contributions forestry gives to our state,” said Representative Ken Morgan.
Click here for a photo of Representative Ken Morgan, Forestry Committee Chair, Mississippi House of Representatives and Russell Bozeman, Assistant State Forester for the MFC.
Click here for a photo of Mississippi Certified Tree Farmers with MFC employees.
Click here for more information on the Forest Stewardship Program in Mississippi.
Click here to visit the American Tree Farm System Website.
Click here to view Concurrent Resolution (HC 111).