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Where do I go to get help?

The forest resource professionals who developed this web site are always available to assist you. Please contact us or your local USU extension agent to get started in the right direction. The organizations listed below are also available to provide assistance.

The Utah Farm Bureau is an organization dedicated to assisting Utah landowners in agricultural interests, including forestry. For information, please call 801-233-3000 or visit their home page

The Utah Division of Forestry, Fire, and State Lands offers technical assistance to private forest landowners. If you are interested in developing a comprehensive forest management plan or a timber sale plan for your land; obtaining information relating to forestry cost-sharing options, forest management, or agroforestry; or need technical assistance inventorying your resources or entering into a timber sale contract, please contact the Division foresters in your area, listed below. Also, you can visit the Division’s web page at: http://www.ffsl.utah.gov/. If you are interested in applying for assistance from the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) administered by the NRCS, you need to work through your Division forester and your district conservationist.

Office Locations for the Utah Division of Forestry, Fire, and State Lands

BEAR RIVER AREA

Cache, Rich, Box Elder, Weber Counties
Area Manager: Blain Hamp
Area Forester: Morgan Mendenhall
Sovereign Lands Coordinator: Jennifer Hansen

Division of Forestry, Fire, and State Lands
1780 North Research Parkway Ste 104
North Logan, Utah 84341-1940
Phone: 435-752-8701
Fax: 435-752-0062
Email: blainhamp@utah.gov

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NORTHEAST AREA

Wasatch, Summit, Duchesne, Uintah, Daggett Counties
Acting Area Manager: PJ Abraham
Fire Management Officer: Steve Rutter
Wildland Urban Interface Coordinator: Ken Ludwig
Summit County Fire Warden: Bryce Boyer

Division of Forestry, Fire, and State Lands
2210 S Highway 40 Ste B
Heber City, Utah 84302
Phone: 435-671-3326
Fax: 435-789-8343
Email: dianaludwig@utah.gov

WASATCH FRONT AREA

Tooele, Salt Lake, Davis, Morgan, Utah Counties
Area Manager: Trent Bristol
Community Forester: Scott Zeidler
Sovereign Lands/Wildland Urban Interface Coordinator: Sean Edwards
Fire Management Officer: Dave Vickers
Morgan/Davis Counties Fire Warden: Boyd Carrigan
Tooele County Fire Warden: Tom Wilson

Division of Forestry, Fire, and State Lands
1594 W North Temple, Suite 3250
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-5703
Phone: 801-538-5555
Fax: 801-533-4111
Email: carlajohnson@utah.gov

SOUTHEAST AREA

Grand, San Juan, Carbon, Emery Counties
Area Manager: Jason Johnson
Area Forester: Natalie Conlin
Fire Management Officer: Rudy Sandoval
Sovereign Lands/Wildland Urban Interface Coordinator: Alison Lerch
Carbon/Emery County Fire Warden: Justin Needles
Grand County Fire Warden: Mark Marcum
San Juan County Fire Warden: Ben Huntsman

Division of Forestry, Fire, and State Lands
1165 South Highway 191, Ste 6
Moab, Utah 84532-3002
Phone: 435-259-3766
Fax: 435-259-3755
Email: margoleech@utah.gov

CENTRAL AREA

Juab, Millard, Piute, Sanpete, Sevier, Wayne Counties
Area Manager: Marvin Turner
Stewardship Forester: Nicholas Mustoe
Fire Management Officer: Fred Johnson
Wildland Urban Interface Coordinator: Heath Terry
Millard County Fire Warden: Howard Allred
Sanpete County Fire Warden: Thomas Peterson
Juab County Fire Warden: Brett Ostler
Sevier/Piute/Wayne Counties Fire Warden: Matt Christensen

Division of Forestry, Fire, and State Lands
1139 N Centennial Park Dr
Richfield , Utah 84701
Phone: 435-896-5697
Fax: 435-893-8136
Email: kamimadsen@utah.gov

SOUTHWEST AREA

Beaver, Garfield, Iron, Kane, Washington Counties
Area Manager: Ron Wilson
Area Forester: Sarah Shaughnessy
Community Forester: Danon Hulet
Wildland-Urban Interface Coordinator: John Schmidt
Fire Management Officer: Mike Melton
Kane County Fire Warden: Earl Levanger
Iron County Fire Warden: Ryan Riddle

Division of Forestry, Fire, and State Lands
585 N Main
Cedar City, Utah 84720
Phone: 435-586-4408
Fax: 435-586-2789
Email: candalynpaxton@utah.gov