Regional Groups

COFE supports three regional chapters that provide current information and research specific to each of their unique geographic and operational conditions.  Each group holds local meetings that cater to both practitioners and researchers. 

New England Region


The New England Regional COFE group holds a conference/workshop each year. CHAIRPERSON Ray Berthiaume Wagner Forest Management NEXT WORKSHOP tba Website:

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Southern Region 

Western Region 

Western Region COFE Seminar 2021

January 14, 2021  -  Zoom Live Presentation WR.COFE is a regional chapter (western United States and British Columbia) of the COUNCIL ON FOREST ENGINEERING (COFE).  COFE is an international professional organization formed to foster the development of forest...

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Western Region COFE Seminar 2020

Theme: IMPROVING FOREST HARVESTING OPERATIONS January 9, 2020 at  Boulder Falls, Lebanon Oregon  Credits Available:  7 OPL-Reg Credits Oregon Professional Logger Program 8 Washington Master Loggers Program Credits 5.5 Cat 1 Contact Hours SAF Continuing...

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