Honorary Membership Award

This award recognizes individuals whose contributions to forestry are viewed as outstanding by their peers. The award is presented during the SAF national convention and includes a complimentary convention registration and lifetime membership in SAF.


Nominees cannot be current SAF members or professional foresters/natural resource professionals. Civic leaders are eligible for Honorary Member.


Nominees will be evaluated based on:

  • Distinguished service to forestry through development, diffusion and application of forestry knowledge.
  • Advancement of the welfare of society through forestry. 
  • Development of society’s awareness of forestry.