Landowner Services

Forest Management
Forest Management

FORECON, Inc. is a “full service” timberland consulting firm, providing the convenience of “one-stop” shopping for your forestry and land management needs. FORECON manages hundreds of thousands of acres of prime timberlands throughout New York, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia.  We offer:

  • Forest Inventory Services
  • Forest Management Planning Services
  • Harvest Planning
  • Pest Management Services
  • Wildlife Habitat Improvement
  • Due Diligence Services
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Timber Sale Administration
Timber Sale Administration

A timber harvest done with the woodland's best interest and the best interest of the landowner can promote future valuable timber growth, allowing for future timber sales and other valuable benefits.

Our Process:

  • Site Inspection
  • Options and Goal Setting
  • Timber Marking
  • Preparing and Marketing the Sale
  • Management and Oversight
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Timber Valuation
Timber Valuation

Many times a client needs the value of his standing timber (also referred to as “stumpage”) appraised.  The reasons to do so include selling your timber, a potential property sale or property acquisition, for estate planning, for loan collateral, or for investment planning.  

  • Stumpage Pricing
  • Market Analysis
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GIS/Database Management
GIS/Database Management

Forestry GIS provides landowners with previously unseen insights into the nature of their land, allowing them to visualize their ownership in relation to all its aspects, helping landowners and managers understand the full nature of the ecosystem.

  • Mapping/Spatial Analysis
  • TIGER Growth And Yield Modeling Services
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Tree Injection Services
Tree Injection Services

Hosts of insects and diseases affect the street and shade trees within almost all communities throughout the United States. Controlling these pests and restoring health and vigor to these shade and ornamental trees are of high priorities to private and municipal landowners alike, and have been challenges for arborists over the years.

  • Tree Inoculation
  • Pest Control
  • Arborjet®
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Forest Certification Services
Forest Certification Services

Showing your commitment to sustainable forestry through forest certification is great way to promote your product as quality, healthy, valuable timber.

  • AFF's Tree Farm® Certification (ATFS)
  • Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI)
  • Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC)
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Timber Security
Timber Security

Millions of dollars of timber are stolen every year across the United States, some very covertly and some in broad daylight.  Generations of forest management work can be destroyed and the residual woodlot or forest can suffer extensive damage from timber theft.

  • Electronic Surveillance
  • On Site Physical Surveillance
  • Miscellaneous Wood Security
  • Timber Theft Prevention Planning
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Oil, Gas and Mineral Resources Management
Oil, Gas and Mineral Resources Management

Many landowners not only own the surface and timber rights to their real property, but the subsurface rights as well, which are commonly referred to as “OGM” rights (Oil, Gas and Mineral rights).

  • Oil and Gas Leasing
  • Gravel Mine Permitting
  • Western New York Landowners Oil & Gas Consortium
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Urban and Community Forest Management
Urban and Community Forest Management

Urban and Community Forestry is the art and science of managing community forests to establish and maintain healthy trees for air and water quality benefits, aesthetics, carbon sequestration, energy savings, environmental health, and the overall quality of life for urban and suburban residents.

  • Street Tree Inventory and Assessment
  • Municipal, Golf Course and Cemetery Tree Management Services
  • Damage Appraisals
  • Site Plan Review
  • Tree Risk Surveys
  • Education Programs
  • Tree Works®
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