Society of American Foresters

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Western Forester

Welcome to the Western Forester

The Western Forester is an official publication of the Society of American Foresters Northwest Office. It is issued four times a year by the Oregon, Washington State, and Alaska Societies of American Foresters and is produced by the SAF Northwest Office. The publication promotes a timely exchange of quality resource management information among foresters, resource managers and those in related disciplines. Each issue focuses on a specific theme in addition to including other articles of interest to foresters.

The Western Forester serves approximately 2,000 SAF members of the Oregon, Washington State, and Alaska Societies. It is also distributed to leaders in professional forestry throughout the United States.

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Western Forester 2021 Publication Schedule

IssueThemeDeadlineDate Mailed to Members
Jan/Feb/Mar 2021Forestry Through the YearsJanuary 11, 2021February 17, 2021
April/May/JuneTribal Forestry April 1May 19
Jul/Aug/SeptWomen in ForestryJuly 5August 19
Oct/Nov/DecAll about Consulting ForestryOctober 1November 16



2021 (3 issues)
2020 (4 issues)
2019 (4 issues)
2018 (4 issues)
2017 (4 issues)
2016 (5 issues)
2015 (5 issues)
2014 (5 issues)
2013 (5 issues)
2012 (5 issues)
2011 (5 issues)
2010 (5 issues)
2009 (6 issues)
2008 (6 issues)
2007 (5 issues)
2006 (6 issues)
2005 (6 issues)
2004 (6 issues)
2003 (6 issues)

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