The Forest Information Department supports all Mississippi Forestry Commission program areas by providing information dissemination, educational presentations, and public relations support. The Forest Information Department utilizes mass media outlets (e.g., radio, television, and newspaper) to release forestry and agency information to the public. A variety of mass media delivery methods are used in order to reach the public in the most effective manner.

 

Contact the Public Outreach/ Information Departmentwww.mfc.ms.gov/public-outreach-information
 

View Mississippi Forestry Commission Press Releaseswww.mfc.ms.gov/media-room
 

Media Contact: 
Brighton Forester
Public Relations Director
(Media Contact)
Cell: (601) 500-0489
Email: bforester@mfc.ms.gov

 

Objectives of the Office of Forest Information include:

  • To share/disseminate forestry and related information to appropriate publics
  • To educate the public about forestry and related issues about Mississippi Forestry Commission services and programs
  • To support the Mississippi Forestry Commission's programs in the form of publicity, public awareness
  • To liaise with other organizations and agencies in order to present forestry and related programs and information

 Program areas: