Only 6% of students ever consider a career in the forestry trades.

of Alabama’s entire workforce consists of forestry and the products made in the forestry industry.

57% of all available jobs in the U.S. require less than a 4 year degree but some type of skills training.


why forestry?

Want an exciting career in one of Alabama's largest industries? Would you like to spend your career working outdoors instead of in a cubicle? 

 There is a growing demand for qualified workers in forestry, meaning more opportunity for your future. Start your career in forestry today.



our partners


By partnering with education and private business, together we can keep Alabama’s economy growing from the ground up. Learn how to get involved. 


connect with a mentor

There is an abundance of opportunity to work in forestry. Tell us what career path interests you, and we will do what it takes to get you there.