William E. Pownall, ACF Updated:10/2020

Bill received his B.S. Degree in Forestry and B.S. Degree in Agricultural Economics from North Carolina State University in December 1982. He is a member of the Virginia Forestry Association and served on the Board, the Association of Consulting Foresters and served as State Chair, and the Society of American Foresters. He also received his Real Estate Salesperson license in 2018 and will focus on timberland sales, representing buyers as well as sellers. Bill focuses mainly on Southside and Central Virginia where he manages approximately 21,000 acres of timberland for a timber investment company. In addition, he manages individual harvests and reforestations for a few private individuals. The primary focus is timber production with the intent of maximizing the client's investment now and in the future. Wildlife, recreation, water quality, and aesthetics are also taken into consideration along with federal, state, and local laws and guidelines when developing a management plan.

Forest Resources Management (FRM, Inc.) is a professional forestry consulting firm whose clients range from private landowners and small businesses to large corporations, nonprofits, and government entities. Working from a broad experience base in forest resource consulting and business administration, FRM’s staff approaches forest management by first determining the goals of the client, then balancing the environmental, economic, and social influences associated with meeting those goals. Areas of concentration include timber marketing, timber and timberland appraisal, and long term land management. One of FRM’s primary goals is to produce work of the highest quality within the client’s time frame and budget while maintaining a responsible ecological balance.

FRM guarantees a high degree of professionalism, with no conflict of interest, in timber appraisals or forest management recommendations. All staff members have appropriate licensing, certification and registration for their areas of expertise. Through participation in professional organizations and continuing education programs, FRM’s personnel provide up-to-date forest technology coupled with the flexibility of a small firm.

Our Services:

  • Timber Appraisals
  • Timber and Land Appraisals
  • Timber Sales
  • Forest Management
  • Timber Investment Analysis
  • Forest Taxation
  • State and Regional Forest Resource Policy Studies
  • GIS Mapping

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Forest Resources Management, Inc.
7840 Richmond Tappahannock Hwy
Suite 200
Aylett, VA  23009
Phone: (804) 769-3948
Fax: (804) 769-0853

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