The Society of American Foresters (SAF) is the national scientific and educational organization representing the forestry profession in the United States. Founded in 1900 by Gifford Pinchot (among others), it is the largest professional society for foresters in the world.
Society of American Foresters (SAF)
Meetings: Twice a month, Thursdays at 5:30 in Forestry 127
- SAF Convention
- Local Professional Chapter Meetings
- SAF Field Days
- Lodgepole Christmas Tree Sale
Rangeland Ecology Club
The Student Chapter of the Rangeland Ecology Club is a recognized chapter of the Colorado Section of the Society for Range Management. It is a student organization composed of individuals with a common interest in the study, management, and rational use of rangelands and related ecosystems. The Rangeland Ecology Club is represented on Warner College of Natural Resources College Council and the College of Agriculture Ag Council.
Meetings: Biweekly, Mondays at 3 pm in WAGAR 133
- Society for Range Management annual meeting and associated competitions
- Plant identification
- Undergraduate range management exam
- Range Cup
- Extemporaneous speaking
- Volunteer work
- Guest speakers
- Networking events
Student Association for Fire Ecology (SAFE)
The Student Association for Fire Ecology (SAFE) provides students from diverse backgrounds an open forum on fire ecology through which research can be shared, networks formed, and funding and information resources can be accessed. The CSU chapter is a member of the National Student Association for Fire Ecology organization. SAFE-CSU Membership is free, all are welcome to attend. Membership in the Association for Fire Ecology is very moderately priced for students.
Society for Ecological Restoration (SER)
The CSU Society for Ecological Restoration Student Guild is an official student chapter of the Society for Ecological Restoration International (SER). The CSU student guild works to support SER’s mission and students receive membership privileges within SER.
The Society for Women Environmental Professionals (SWEP) is a chapter of a national non-profit professional association of women involved or interested in environmental law, science, business, and policy.
Xi Sigma Pi
Xi Sigma Pi is an international honors society for students in forestry and natural resources fields. Members must first be nominated on merit and complete an initiation process in order to be considered full members of the society. Requirements achieving this can be found in the the Membership section.