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Keeping Forests as Forests – Tax programs and other incentives for the Georgia landowner

November 16, 2023 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 pm

RegisterPhoto of a tree canopy credit to NRCS USDA West Virginia

Thursday November 16, 2023
6:00 – 7:30 p.m. ET

Webinar on zoom (join information will be sent after you register)

Join the Forest Stewards Guild for an evening of learning about ways to keep forests as forests. We will be joined by experts on tax incentive programs, conservation easements, and the Georgia Forest Legacy Program. Come prepared with questions about your land! 

Agenda for download:

  • 6:00 – 6:20 | The importance of keeping forests as forests and the GA Forest Legacy Program
  • 6:20 – 6:40 | Tax Incentives to Keep Forests in Forests – The Georgia Forest Land Protection Act and the Georgia Conservation Use Program (Georgia Department of Revenue) 
  • 6:40 – 7:00 | LandYield: Connecting Family Forests to Carbon Markets (Josh Fain, LandYield Director) 
  • 7:00-7:20 | Conservation Easements 101 – Athens Land Trust 
  • 7:20-7:30 Q&A Panel 

Contact Dakota Wagner at dakota@forestguild.org with questions.  This program was made possible through support from Graphic Packaging International LLC.


November 16, 2023
6:00 am - 7:30 pm
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