Department of Agriculture: Forestry

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Our Mission

To conserve, protect, and enhance the forest and its resources for the public through education, management, demonstration, promotion, and providing technical services in a timely and efficient manner.

The Delaware Forest Service provides a wide range of services to help Delawareans manage and improve their forest resources. These services are divided into three categories: conservation, protection, and education.

wildland fire crew
Redden Forest

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DFS Strategic Plan Cover
DFS Assessment
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Forest Conservation
Property Tax Exemptions (Commercial Forest Plantation Act)
Urban and Community Forestry Program
Forest Legacy Program
Forestland Preservation Program
Forest Protection
Smokey Bear
Forestry Education
2011 Arbor Day Poster Contest Winners
Speakers Bureau
Project Learning Tree

Last Updated: Thursday, 18-Sep-2014 12:01:26 EDT
FY2014 Annual Report
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