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Forest Stewardship Manager, State Forests Specialist Named

We would like to welcome two new employees to the North Dakota Forest Service – Liz Smith, Forest Stewardship Manager, and Ben Potts, State Forests Specialist.

Liz Smith will be assisting the Team Leader in advancing the mission of the Forestry and Fire Management Team and will coordinate Forest Stewardship efforts. She will supervise the Forest Stewardship staff and coordinate technical and financial assistance to private landowners for the management and protection of forest resources. Liz will support the North Dakota State Stewardship Coordinating Committee and will administer the Forest Stewardship Tax Law.
Ben Potts will assist the State Forest Manager in conducting all management activities on State Forest lands including: assessing forest stand conditions, monitoring noxious weeds, assessing forest threats, and assisting with recreational improvements. Ben will also coordinate with cooperating agency personnel to implement best management practices and assist with supervision of part time and seasonal staff.
Both Ben and Liz’s contact information can be found on the NDFS website at…/about-…/staff-directory-by-program


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