Skip to main content


The Mississippi Forestry Commission is always happy to hear from the people we serve. Please feel free to contact us by phone or email with your questions, comments, and concerns.

Mississippi Forestry Commission

3139 Highway 468 West
Pearl, MS 39208

Main Phone: (601) 359-1386
Fax: (601) 359-1349

Report a Wildfire

To report a wildfire or request a burn permit in Mississippi, call 1-833-MFC-FIRE (or dial 911).

MFC Directory

The MFC directory includes:

Find Your Forester

Find your Mississippi Forestry Commission’s Regional and Service Area Foresters where you live.

Fire Training Center

Training schedules, information about meeting rooms, agreements, and directions to the Southern Regional Fire Training Center in Pearl, Mississippi.

Board of Commissioners

The Board of Commissioners consists of 10 members appointed by the Governor of Mississippi.

16th Section Land Timber Sales

If you are a timber buyer who would like to be notified of 16th section land timber sales in your area, please submit your contact email to:

To unsubscribe from the notification list, email

Contact Form

Please include your name, phone number, address, and county in your email.  Your questions will be routed to the appropriate contact person.

If you have questions or would like to receive additional information, you may also contact us directly or use the fill-in form below.