New England Regional Council on Forest Engineering

The Council on Forest Engineering is an organization of international scope.  It was established to promote the recognition of forest engineering and to   enhance its practice.  Founded in the late seventies, annual meetings have been held ever since throughout North America.  Regional subdivisions of COFE were authorized in 1984.  The New England Regional Council on Forest Engineering (NERCOFE) has its origin on November 15, 1984.

The address of the parent, COFE, is:  Council on Forest Engineering, c/o Ben Spong, PO Box 6125, Morgantown, WV 26506.  Their web address is

Our next workshop is scheduled for March 14-15, 2016.  Day 1: “Bats, Bugs and Things in the Forest” and Day 2: “Silviculture” and “Markets for Forest Products”

If you have questions, or would like to be included on the workshop mailing list, email Cindy Paschal at