A Strategic Partner for Georgia's Working Forests

The Georgia Forestry Association (GFA) is the leading advocate for a healthy business and political climate for Georgia’s forest environment, forest landowners and forest-based businesses.

Core Principles

The following core principles are in place to guide the Association’s advocacy activities at the local, state and federal level. 


As a part of the long term vision for the organization, GFA seeks to be an integral part of the competitive advantage for forestry in Georgia. In order to do so, GFA will focus its vision on completing the following objectives. 

  1. GFA activities will empower members and help them grow.
  2. GFA is a grassroots organization with members who champion forestry
  3. GFA excels at meeting members immediate needs while remaining focused on delivering long-term value.