MARYLAND STRATEGIC FOREST RESOURCE PLAN
The Maryland Strategic Forest Resource
Plan (MSRFP) represents the foundation upon which the statewide forest planning
process is constructed, and incorporates the range of major trends and issues
The vision of MSFRP is:
Our vision is a
its actions to safeguard and steward its natural resource now and for future generations.
To restore, manage and protect Maryland‘s trees, forests, and forested ecosystems to
sustain our natural resources and connect people to land.
Goals of the MSFRP are:
v Forests are Conserved, Healthy, Protected from Land Use Change and Pathogens, and are Managed According To Sound Stewardship Practices.
Provide a Diverse
v Forests are Productive, Providing Raw Material for Consumers and Economic Stability for Local Communities.
v Forests Provide Multiple Recreational Opportunities.
v Forestry Educational Outreach is the Key to an Informed Public.