Louisianan Urban Forestry South (UFS) Updated:08/2023

Urban Forestry South employees and collaborators work closely with universities, state forestry agencies, state and local U&CF programs, Cooperative Extension Service, nonprofit organizations, schools, local natural resource agencies, and other Federal agencies. Primary partners for Urban Forestry South include the International Society of Arboriculture, the National Arbor Day Foundation, Southern Regional Extension Forester, and the Southern Group of State Foresters.

Urban Forestry South is the USDA Forest Service's Region 8 Urban & Community Forestry service center in the southern region and is affiliated with the Southern Research Station. USDA FS southern region includes: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia.

Areas of focus include:

  • Urban forest strike teams
  • Green stormwater infrastructure
  • Kids in the woods
  • Nature Explore
  • Product and professional development
  • Wildland-urban interface

Contact Louisianan Urban Forestry South (UFS)

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Louisianan Urban Forestry South (UFS) is not employed by or affiliated with the Louisiana Land Conservation Assistance Network, and the Network does not certify or guarantee their services. The reader must perform their own due diligence and use their own judgment in the selection of any professional.


Contact Louisianan Urban Forestry South (UFS)

Christopher Cooper
State Coordinator
2241 Christian Street
C/O Baton Rouge Green
Baton Rouge, LA  70808
Phone: (225) 381-0037

Service Area

Statewide Program in:
  • Louisiana