• Updates from Our Certified Logging Professionals Program
    For the 16th straight year, contractors in the CLP mechanical category will pay less for workers’ compensation rates. The CLP mechanical rate for new and renewal policies through April 2021 will be 49 percent less than…
  • CLP Recertification Training – January 29, 2021
    Join the Certified Logging Professional program for an online logger recertification training on Friday, January 29, 2021, from 2 PM to 4:30 PM. During this training, you will hear a program introduction and update…
  • WATCH: A Harvest at the Holt
    In the fall of 2020, a harvest occurred at our Holt Research Forest, a Tree Farm in Arrowsic, Maine. In this video, you will hear from Maine TREE Executive Director Jonathan LaBonte and Holt…
  • Maine TREE Welcomes Jessie Rack as New Director of Education
    We at Maine TREE are excited to announce Jessie Rack’s hiring as our new Director of Education.  This position is responsible for sustaining and expanding Maine TREE’s capacity to meet the needs of schools, teachers, parents,…
  • 2020 CLP Loggers of the Year
    Each year, Maine TREE’s Certified Logging Professionals program honors three loggers for promoting excellence in Maine’s logging profession. The Loggers of the Year are nominated for the award by fellow employees, employers, foresters, and…
  • Virtual Adaptations of Your Favorite Project Learning Tree Activities
    For educators in our Maine Project Learning Tree network, there are some digital versions for many of your favorite activities now available for download and sharing with your students virtually. Have you regularly used the Adopt…
  • Video: Introducing “Green Jobs: Exploring Forest Careers” Educators Guide
    This introductory video for educators, guidance counselors, and school leaders, hear from Maine TREE and its award-winning Project Learning Tree program about the newest curriculum module, Green Jobs: Exploring Forest Careers.  The Green Jobs: Exploring Forest…
  • In Memoriam
    The Certified Logging Professionals (CLP), a program of Maine TREE, is sad to report the recent passing of Erik Carlson of Edgecomb, owner of C and L Forestry.  Erik was a graduate of the…
  • UMaine’s Forest Climate Change Initiative Builds Connections for Scientists and Land Managers
    At the University of Maine’s Center for Research on Sustainable Forests, a group of scientists from academia and private institutions have come together to form the Forest Climate Change Initiative (FCCI). The purpose of…
  • Harvest Tour Held at Holt Research Forest
    ARROWSIC, Maine – Maine Timber Research and Environmental Education (Maine TREE) hosted tours at their Holt Research Forest on Saturday, November 7, 2020, to exhibit an ongoing timber harvest. Thirty participants heard from consulting…

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