COFE is an international professional organization formed to foster the development of forest engineering in industry, government, and education in order to promote the best methods of managing and operating forests, both private and public.

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2023 Annual Meeting – Save the Date

2023 Council on Forest Engineering Conference Forest Operations: A Tool for Forest Management May 23 – 25, 2023 Little America, Flagstaff, Arizona Program Topics Training and education for forest operations workforce development Advances in forest restoration and...

Special Issue Announcement IJFE

Please consider submitting a manuscript to the special issue of the International Journal of Forest Engineering on Digitalization of forest operations Special Issue Editor:  Janine Schweier, Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research (WSL) ...

One Big Family – Shaping Our Future Together – October 4-7, 2022

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! The Council on Forest Engineering (COFE), the International Symposium on Forest Mechanization (FORMEC), and the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO) Division 3 will meet in Corvallis, Oregon. This year’s international...

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