Frequent Questions

Where can I locate information about forestry and forest management or the timber industry?

Agriculture: Forestry covers environmental requirements for establishments that operate timber tracts, tree farms, forest nurseries, and related activities; such as reforestation services and the gathering of gums, barks, balsam needles, maple sap, Spanish moss, and other forest products.

Contact EPA's National Agriculture Center:

  • Email:
  • Phone: 1-888-663-2155
  • Fax: 913-551-7270
  • By mail: 
    EPA National Agriculture Center
    Mail Code: AGCT
    300 Minnesota Ave
    Kansas City, Kansas 66101 

We also recommend that you contact the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Forest Service for information on deforestation:

USDA Forest Service
1400 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20250-0003

Phone: (202) 205-8333
Forest Service Online Contact Form

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