Located within the heart of Maine, Shelterwood Forest Solutions is a family-owned company focused on meeting the objective of each forest landowner. Providing professional forest management services from the Downeast Coast to the Aroostook Highlands, Shelterwood understands that no two landowners are alike, and each forest property is unique. Shelterwood strives to provide individualized service to its clients. With education, expertise, and continual training in silviculture and wildlife habitat practices, as well as state-of-the-art technology in the field and in the office, Shelterwood provides comprehensive, detail-oriented, precise, and cost effective services to assist forest landowner in obtaining the desired conditions for their property.
Shelterwood offers services including:
- forest management plans
- timber harvest administration
- wildlife habitat planning
- project management of timber stand improvements
- woodlot assessments
- timber volume & value appraisals
- wildlife surveys
- wetland delineations
- digital mapping using GPS & GIS software
For those involved or interested in the Maine Tree Growth Tax Program, Shelterwood provides professional advice and management plan services to assist with this valuable tax incentive program. Shelterwood also maintains relationships with the most current cost-share programs being offered by the Maine Forest Service and Federal agencies, including the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS
). Intimate knowledge of the EQIP and WHIP programs offered by the NRCS has been of great benefit to many of Shelterwood's current clients.