Fostering healthy and resilient trees and forests.

About Forestry
 
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Forestry Plans & Guidelines

  • Forestry Strategic Plan

    Updates and clarifies the vision, goals and strategies for the Division’s Forestry Programs for State Fiscal Years 2020-2025.

  • Forest Action Plan

    Provides a comprehensive analysis of the forest-related conditions, trends, threats and opportunities within Utah and will be used to guide the Division’s planning efforts and project work.

  • Utah Forest Practices Act

    A state law which requires the registration of operators and notification by operators of intent to conduct forest practices.

Partnerships

Amazing Trees

  • Big Trees

    Registry of the largest of each tree species in the state of Utah.

  • Heritage Trees

    Celebrating the State’s rich history through trees.

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Urban Forestry Grants

Grants administered through the Division of Forestry, Fire and State Lands (FFSL) are funded through a variety of sources.

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  • Woody Biomass

    Creating value for millions of tons of waste wood. Biomass industries aid in promoting forest health, watershed protection, renewable resource utilization, and rural job development.

  • Christmas Tree & Firewood Cutting Permits

    Information on where you can obtain these permits.

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