Local resources are close at hand to help you learn more about how this program, and others, can help you care for your forestlands.

Local Coordinators

New Jersey
Sussex County Soil Conservation District
Clifford Lundin, 973-579-5074

Warren County Soil Conservation District
Tim Matthews, 908-852-2579

New York
Catskill Forest Association
Ryan Trapani, 845-586-3054

Sullivan County Soil & Water Conservation District
Brian Brustman, 845-292-6552

Pike County Conservation District
Susan Beecher, 570-226-8220

Wayne Conservation District
Paul Reining, 570-253-0930

Monroe County Conservation District
Victor Motts, 570-629-3060

Regional Foresters

Pennsylvania Bureau of Forestry
Pike and Monroe Counties, PA: Mike Roche, 570-895-4039
Wayne County, PA: John Maza, 570-945-7133

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), Division of Lands and Forests
Delaware County, NY: Josh Borst, 607-652-3607
Sullivan, Ulster and Orange Counties, NY:
Mike Pogue, 845-256-3075

New Jersey Forest Service

Sussex and Warren Counties, NJ:
Jon Klischies, 609-984-0827, or Jack Shuart, 973-786-5035

Approved Forest Stewardship Plan Writers
New Jersey
New York

Pinchot Institute for Conservation
Common Waters Fund Program Coordinator:
Stephanie Pendergrass, 202-797-6530