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Liquidating the forests in south

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As part of the SNA Maine Forestry Program, you can be sure that any forest management conducted on your property will comply with all town, state and federal regulations. Most laws and regulations that apply to forestry in Maine relate to forest practices, natural resource protection and environmental protection.

Forest Practices Act The Forest Practices Act was designed to promote sustainable forestry in order to protect forest management, forest industries and rural communities in Maine. Primarily, it reduces the threat of liquidation harvesting, where forest harvesting is held to three standards: This law also requires notification prior to harvest.

Liquidation Harvesting This rule was designed to eliminate the practice of liquidation harvesting.

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