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MA Forest Cutting Practices Act:
Through this legislation, Timber Harvesters in Massachusetts are required to hold a state license which is based on passing a written exam of relevant laws and must participate in ongoing continuing education. Timber harvester licenses are issued annually by MA Department of Environmental Management (DEM) to individuals, firms, or corporations that apply and are in compliance with all local, state or federal laws and regulations governing forestland, forestry, forest harvesting, public health and safety.
Service Forestry Program Director
40 Cold Storage Drive
PO Box 484
Amherst, MA 01004