Texas A&M Forest Service is recognized as the leader in defining forestry of the future through programs in forest & tree development and wildfire prevention, mitigation and protection.
Texas A&M Forest Service provides statewide leadership to assure the state’s trees, forests and related natural resources are protected and sustained for the benefit of all.
Texas A&M Forest Service was created by the 34th Legislature as an integral part of The Texas A&M University System. It is mandated by law to “assume direction of all forest interests and all matters pertaining to forestry within the jurisdiction of the state.”
Texas A&M Forest Service employs roughly 400 employees in offices across the state.