Community Outreach

Our continuing community outreach program is designed to help empower community members to take interest in their surroundings,
and see the tremendous value they pass by each and every day.

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Timber Theft

The Benefits of Boundary Line Maintenance
Many times landowners don’t realize what they have lost from theft until it is too late, but there are many things you can do in order
to prevent it from happening.

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Selling Your Timber

Are you considering selling some of your trees?
Now is a great time, but talking with a forester first can say you a lot of money
and trouble. A FORECON, Inc forester will work with you to ensure a successful process.

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Municipal Forests

Increasingly, a Community’s Most Prized Assets: Urban forests and tree groves provide numerous benefits.
From carbon sequestration to aesthetic appeal, healthy urban forests offer tremendous community value.

About Us

FORECON, Inc. is a multi-disciplinary forestry and natural resources company started in Jamestown, NY in 1954 by Curtis H. Bauer.  We operate out of 6 offices located throughout New York, Pennsylvania and West Virginia, with our main office located at 1890 East Main Street in Falconer, NY.

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Our Mission

FORECON Inc. is a team of knowledgeable forestry professionals using innovative, cutting-edge technology to help landowners, both small and large, achieve profitable and environmentally responsible natural resource management objectives.

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FORECON blog

What is GIS and How Does it Help in Forest Management

Geographic Information Systems or GIS is a system that allows us to display and analyze geographic and tabular data. We use GIS to visualize and [...]

Timber Markets Review – January 2016

Lumber prices were strong last winter and spring, soft over the summer and fall, but from what we read and hear, current lumber markets in [...]

Are Conservation Easements For Me?

In many situations there are opportunities to get paid to keep your timberland as a well-managed working forest. This can be done in order to protect the forest resource or to protect the habitat the forest provides and is generally accomplished by means of a Conservation Easement. At FORECON we have experience in many aspects of conservation easements.

FORECON Continuing Community Outreach Program

Our continuing community outreach program is designed to help empower community members to take interest in their surroundings,
and see the tremendous value they pass by each and every day.

Career Opportunities

Full Time Forester; Smethport, PA

The Smethport, PA Office of FORECON, Inc. has an immediate opening for a highly-motivated Full Time Staff Forester. Description: The functional role of this position is [...]

Full Time Forester; Falconer, NY

The Falconer, NY Office of FORECON, Inc. has an immediate opening for a highly-motivated Full Time Staff Forester. Description: The functional role of this position is [...]

Full Time Forester; Oak Hill, WV

The Oak Hill, West Virginia Office of FORECON, Inc. has an immediate opening for a highly-motivated Full Time Staff Forester. Description: The functional role of this [...]

Full Time Forest Technician; Smethport, PA

The Smethport, Pennsylvania Office of FORECON, Inc. has an immediate opening for a highly-motivated, full time Forest Technician Principle Duties Include: Boundary maintenance Timber cruising Timber [...]

Full Time Forest Technician; Titusville, PA

The Titusville, Pennsylvania Office of FORECON, Inc. has an immediate opening for a highly-motivated, full time Forest Technician Principle Duties Include: Boundary maintenance Timber cruising Timber [...]

Recent Hunt Leases

1801, 2016

567 Acres, Warren Co., Pennsylvania

The majority of this tract is made up of hardwood cover with some areas of reverted fields.

1101, 2016

145 Acres, Warren Co., Pennsylvania

This tract is made up of 145 acres of combined lowland/wetland, farm fields, ponds, and thick cover that makes for excellent habitat for deer, waterfowl, bears, etc.