Forest Management

    Timber Cruise:

    • Timber inventory.
    • Timber valuation.
    • Field data acquisition and data analysis with the most current field data recorders and cruising software.
    • Casualty loss estimates and/or damage inspections.


    Forest Management Plans:

    • Turn-key even-age and uneven-age forest management plans.
    • Turn-key timber sales: mark, tally, bid, contract management and supervision.
    • Timber tax planning.
    • Certification: Tree Farm certified inspector, SFI, and FSC.


    GPS and GIS Mapping:

    • Turn-key mapping and digital data collection / transfer for all Raven services.
    • Custom landowner maps with aerial imagery, topography, soils, roads, etc.
    • All GIS/GPS services utilizing:
      • ArcGIS software.
      • Trimble Geo-XT, sub-meter precision instrument.
      • Trimble Geo-Explorer, one to three meter, high-precision instrument.
      • Garmin five to fifteen meter precision instruments.


    Reforestation and Aforestation:

    • In-House small tract reforestation (to 20 acres).
    • Large-tract subcontractor management and supervision (20+ acres).
    • Site analysis and reforestation-aforestation planning.