Contact Us:
4901 Broad River Road

Columbia, SC 29212
Phone: 803.798.4170
admin@scforestry.org

Timber: #1 Cash Crop
90,000 Jobs

  4901 Broad River Road

P O Box 21303

Columbia, SC 29221

Please note if printing application and sending  by mail our name is now Forestry Association of SC and our new mailing address is 4901 Broad River Road, Columbia, SC  29212.

Membership Benefits

What Does FASC Do For You?

  • Advocacy of forestry through representation before the SC General Assembly, US Congress, and federal and state regulatory agencies.

  • Assurance of a favorable image with the consuming public.


  • A conduit of information and policy communication within the industry.


  • A strong, unified voice for SC forestry. 


  • Seminars and training in forest management, safety, trucking laws and regulations.


  • Annual Carolina Forestry Magazine.


  • Hunt Club/Timberland Liability Insurance, Reforestation Insurance and Prescribed Burn coverage. 

  • Awards, recognition, and incentives for outstanding achievement.

  • Supports Project Learning Tree, Log-A-Load for Kids, SC Teachers’ Tour, Wood Magic Forest Fair and other educational, research and conservation efforts through the SC Forestry Foundation.


             MEMBERSHIP DUES CHART


CATEGORY                                 DUES RATE IF PAID BY CHECK                    DUES RATE IF PAID WITH CREDIT CARD

Individual                                                  $50.00                                                                   $52.00

Student                                                     $15.00                                                                   $16.00

Lifetime                                                    $1,000.00                                                              $1,030.00

Affiliates                                                   $50.00                                                                   $52.00


FOREST LANDOWNERS             

Up to 250 Acres                                       $50.00                                                                    $52.00

251-500 Acres                                        $75.00                                                                     $77.00

501-1,500  Acres                                    $100.00                                                                   $103.00

1,501-3,000  Acres                                 $150.00                                                                   $155.00

3,001-5,000 Acres                                  $175.00                                                                   $180.00

5,001-7,500  Acres                                 $250.00                                                                   $257.00

7,501-10,000 Acres                                $420.00                                                                   $423.00

Over 10,000 Acres                                  $420.00 plus $.03 each additional acre                    Add 3% to Total Amount


SPORTSMEN & HUNT CLUBS                   $50.00                                                                      $52.00


CONSULTING FORESTERS

Consulting Forester Firm           $230.00/Firm (includes primary officer), $50 for each additional forester, technician, wildlife biologist, wildlife

                                                 technician, GIS specialist/technician or other forestry related personnel.

Consulting Forester                               $230.00                                                                        $237.00/Firm plus $52 each additional


LOGGERS AND PRODUCERS (Based on average weekly production)

Up to 500 tons                                      $100.00                                                                       $103.00

501-750 tons                                       $200.00                                                                        $206.00

751-1,500 tons                                    $300.00                                                                        $309.00

Over 1,500 tons                                    $500.00                                                                        $515.00


EQUIPMENT SUPPLIERS (Based on annual sales volumes)
Under 250,000                                     $100.00                                                                         $103.00

250,000-500,000                                $200.00                                                                         $206.00

500,000-750,000                                $300.00                                                                         $309.00

750,000-1,000,000                             $400.00                                                                         $412.00

Each additional mil. $10.00/mil


EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS             $200.00                                                                        $206.00


WOOD DEALERS

Annual ton shipment $200.00 - Min. or $0.0033/ton                                                       Add 3% to Total Amount


PULP AND PAPER MILLS (Based on annual wood consumption)

$.01/ton


SAWMILLS (Based on annual lumber production)

 $200.00 Minimum                                                                                                                   $206.00

 Over 2.5 million feet -  $.065/MBF                                                                                  Add 3% to Total Amount


PLYWOOD PLANTS - (Based on annual logs purchased)

 $200.00 - Minimum                                                                                                                 $206.00

 Over 2 million board feet - $.065/MBF                                                                            Add 3% to Total Amount


VENEER (Based on annual logs purchased)

 $200.00 - Minimum                                                                                                                  $206.00

Over 2 million board feet -  $.065/MBF                                                                             Add 3% to Total Amount


COMPOSITE BOARD (Based on annual wood consumption)

$0.01/ton                                                                                                                          Add 3% to Total Amount


ENGINEERED & VALUE ADDED WOOD PRODUCTS (Based on annual sales volume)

Joist trusses, re-manufactured products, windows, molding, pallets

Under 250,000                             $100.00                                                                               $103.00        

250,000-500,000                        $200.00                                                                               $206.00

500,000-750,000                        $300.00                                                                               $309.00

750,000-1,000,000                     $400.00                                                                               $412.00

Each additional mil. $10.00/mil


TREATING PLANTS

Annual treated wood                    $.50/M Cubic Feet                                                       Add 3% to Total Amount

For Lumber                                  $.04/MBF                                                                     Add 3% to Total Amount

Round stock (poles and posts)     $200.00 Minimum                                                                $206.00

Over 20 M Cubic Feet                   $.01/ton                                                                      Add 3% to Total Amount


WOOD BY-PRODUCTS (Based on annual sales volume)

Mulch, bark and shaving plants, firewood processors, and straw bailers

Under 250,000                            $100.00                                                                                $103.00

250,000-500,000                       $200.00                                                                                $206.00

500,000-750,000                       $300.00                                                                                $309.00

750,000-1,000,000                    $400.00                                                                                $412.00

Each additional mil. $10.00/mil


WOOD FIRED POWER PLANTS (Based on annual consumption)

$.005/Green Ton                                                                                                            Add 3% to Total Amount


BANKS

Local                                              $150.00                                                                           $155.00

Major                                             $600.00                                                                           $618.00


INSURANCE                                    $200.00                                                                           $206.00


UTILITIES

Local & Co-op                                $500.00                                                                          $515.00

Major                                             $800.00                                                                          $824.00


MISCELLANEOUS

Business firms, professionals, and nature tours $100.00                                                       $103.00