Forever Green Forestry

Restoration Forestry

Tracy Katelman has been a California Registered Professional Forester (#2483) since 1995. She has helped lead restoration and sustainable forestry efforts in California for over 15 years.

Tracy helped found and was very active in the beginning of both the Forest Stewardship Council and the Institute for Sustainable Forestry, as one of the initial advocates for 3rd party forest certificatiion.

She is the author of a Non-Industrial Timber Management Plan in the Mattole watershed and the Headwaters Forest Stewardship Plan.

Tracy has been active with several organizations promoting excellent forestry, including the Forest Guild and Buckeye Forest Project.


Selma, Oregon
With the "Madre (Mother) Araucaria" in the Conguillo National Park,
Chile, claimed to be the oldest Araucaria araucana tree in the world.