William F. Gillette, ACF Updated:10/2018

Welcome to Rock Springs Forestry, Inc., a family owned forestry consulting business based in Southampton County, Virginia. We serve private landowners across Southeastern Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina by providing advice and recommendations to best meet our clients’ objectives. We then provide the services to accomplish these recommendations.

Bill is a 1979 graduate of Virginia Tech with a B. S. in Forestry. He began working with Union Camp Woodlands Division in 1977. Over the next 23 years his responsibilities included timber cruising and purchasing, logger supervision, wood yard manager, experimental logging supervisor, area manager and district manager. He left International Paper (who purchased Union Camp in 1999) in April 2000 to start Rock Springs Forestry LLC. He has been involved in all aspects of the consulting business since it started. Bill is a member of the Association of Consulting Foresters, a registered consulting forester with the North Carolina Board of Registration for Foresters,  member of Virginia Forestry Association, a Virginia Prescribed Burn Manager, licensed commercial pesticide applicator in Virginia and North Carolina, certified inspector for American Forest Foundation’s Tree Farm Program, and a Technical Service Provider with the Natural Resources Conservation Service. As a member of ACF and NCBRF, he attends training seminars for continuing education credits each year. Seminars include timber tax, quail management, whitetail deer management, understory burning, pesticide application, water quality control, streamside management zones, etc.

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Rock Springs Forestry, Inc
President, Forester
21396 Brandy Pond Road
PO Box 279
Capron, VA  23829
Phone: (434) 658-3123
Cell Phone: (757) 377-8762
Fax: (434) 658-3123

Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • North Carolina
  • Virginia