Forest Science and Technology Board

The Forest Science and Technology Board (FS&TB) provides the Society an effective means for the development, dissemination, and use of forest sciences. 


  • Helping working groups achieve their objectives in the dissemination and use of forest science;
  • Providing the Board of Directors with information and opinions on current and emerging science and technology issues;
  • Assisting with providing the science and technology content of the national convention program by planning plenary sessions, technical sessions, and applied forestry field trips; and
  • Making recommendations to the Board of Directors on the recipients of the Barrington Moore, Technology Transfer, and Award in Forest Science.

Board Composition

FS&TB is comprised of a chair and representatives of six subject areas: Resources Measurements; Forest Systems; Ecology and Biology; Management and Utilization; Decision Sciences; and Social and Related Sciences, and representatives of three geographic regions – Northeast, Southeast, and West.