Join Us

The Guild welcomes all individuals who are attracted to its mission and principles. The Guild has two levels of membership, with three membership categories:

Professional Membership

Professional membership is open to all forest professionals actively engaged in forest stewardship, including consulting foresters, public and private forest managers, wildlife biologists, botanists, forest administrators, land protection specialists, loggers, and scientists. Professional members practice forest stewardship through on-the-ground management, forest policy work, forest land protection, forest advocacy, or forest related research.

To become a professional member, please fill out a Professional Membership application.

  • Professional member - Active $55 for membership through 6/30/2017
  • Professional member - Retired $35 for membership through 6/30/2017

Affiliate Membership

Affiliate members include family forest owners, individuals, and organizations who care about forests throughout the United States and Canada. Organizations, businesses, or agencies should designate an individual to serve as the contact person with the Guild. Student membership is open to all students who support the Guild's Mission and wish to become actively involved in the Guild's activities. Student membership is free. Annual membership dues are as follows:

  • Student members Free!
  • Individual Affiliate Member $35 for membership through 6/30/2017

Affiliate Membership Form

Select a membership level and enter amount. All amounts are in US Dollars.

Questions? Please contact: Deb at 608-333-0551 or