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The Southeastern Society (SESAF) is one of 33 multi-state/state societies that make up the national body known as the Society of American Foresters. SESAF is composed of professional foresters and forest technicians from the three state region of Alabama, Florida, and Georgia.

Since 1900, the Society of American Foresters has been dedicated to improving the health and productivity of America's forests. SAF provides information and networking opportunities to prepare its nearly 18,000 members for the challenges and the changes that face natural resource professionals.

For more information on the Society of American Foresters, please visit the national SAF website.


2018 SESAF Annual Meeting: "Trees: Growing...Selling...Using"

Please join us for SESAF's annual meeting to be held January 28-30, 2018 at the Lodge and Spa at Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Georgia.

The theme of this year's conference is "Trees: Growing...Selling...Using" and will feature outstanding speakers and educational sessions, an awards banquet and networking with attendees and exhibitors. Register here.

Exhibitor Information
Letter to Exhibitors and Sponsors (pdf)
Exhibitor/Sponsor Registration Form (pdf)
Exhibitor and Sponsor Benefits (pdf)

For additional Exhibitor and Sponsor information, please contact Eric Hoyer (.


SESAF Fall 2017 Newsletter (pdf).


Turpentining in Florida - Past, Present, Future?

This program, hosted by the Society of American Foresters, Association of Consulting Foresters and University of Florida School of Forest Resources and Conservation, will be held from 10:00AM - 3:00PM October 13, 2017 at the Austin Cary Forest. Registration is $15. Details and registration information are available here (pdf).


Presentations Available from 2017 SESAF Meeting

The Southeastern Society of American Foresters held its 2017 annual meeting, January 29 - 31 at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, Miramar Beach, FL. The 211 attendees heard presentations on Sustaining Southeastern Forestry - Healthy Forests, Markets, and Policy. The meeting agenda and presentation materials are availble here.


Place Your Book Order Now!
The SESAF Historian is proud to advise that the book "How Forestry Came to the Southeast: The Role of the Society of American Foresters" is published. The purchase price is $25. Order through SESAF via PayPal below.



SESAF Business Office

Sharon Dolliver, SESAF Business Manager
829 GA Highway 57
Gordon, GA 31031
(p) 478.628.1196
(f) 877.775.4684