Northern Tier Hardwood Association - Resource Management & Utilization Today with Planning for Tomorrow

Resource Management & Utilization Today with Planning for Tomorrow

Benefits of Membership

The NTHA promotes educational meetings, including, but not limited to:

• Timber Harvesting Ordinances
• Sustainable Forestry Initiative Courses (members received 50% discount)
• OSHA Requirements
• PA Forest History
• Game of Logging (members receive 50% discount)
• Chainsaw Use
• Financial/Business Training
• Marketing Products and Services
• Forest Management and Hardwood Utilization
• Road Posting/Bonding
• Dealing with Harvesting Ordinances
• Public Relations/Human Resource Issues
• Landowner Work Shops
• Grant Programs for Small Businesses
• Grant for Environmental Education
• First Aid/CPR Courses (members attend at no charge)
• GPS Workshop
• Advanced Logger Rescue
• Website Design
• Wild life Management
• Log Bucking

The NTHA will reimburse members fifty percent toward the cost of Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) courses they attend with proof of completion.

In addition to a scholarships for post-secondary students in forestry, NTHA offers the grants to support members’ expansion efforts and the region’s community organizations interested in educating the public about the importance of the wood industry to the Northern Tier.

We provide financial support to local events and programs that help educate our youth about forestry such as the annual Woodland Resources Adventure camp, 4-H Forestry Team, Woodland Owners Conferences, Log a Load – Children’s Miracle Network, and the State Envirothon.