Forestry Policies (Arkansas)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Arkansas

Applies to States or Provinces Arkansas
Name Forestry Policies (Arkansas)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source Forest Resource Assessment:, Forest Resource Strategy:


Arkansas' Forests are managed by the Arkansas Forestry Commission. In 2010 the Commission completed the state's Forest Action Plan which comprised both the Forest Resource Assessment and Forest Resource Strategy documents:

The Arkansas Forest Stewardship Program facilitates a number of opportunities for forest landowners, and is intended to be the path forward for any landowner or developer pursuing biomass energy markets.

The Arkansas Energy Office has issued the Arkansas Biomass Resource Assessment, a report summarizing the study funded by the US DOE through the Southern States Energy Board:

Policy Contact

Department Arkansas Forestry Comission
Division Forest Management

Phone 501-296-1861