The Feliciana Forestry Association held its annual meeting on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, at the Clinton American Legion Hall. One hundred sixty-seven members and guests enjoyed the supper and presentations.
Wildlife biologist Chris Davis discussed feral hog biology and control regulations. Sarah ‘Sam’ Rachal, a teacher at Tunica Elementary School, gave an enthusiastic talk about her participation in the LA Forestry Teacher Tour last year. She thanked the Association for sponsoring her.
Clinton businessman and landowner Bill Dart was named the 2011 Outstanding Forest Landowner for his hands-on forest management and stewardship of his property. He was humbled by the presentation and thanked the Association.
The following individuals were elected as officers:
Tommy Klein – president
David Dart – president-elect
Mack Herrod – treasurer
Brian Chandler – secretary.
Board members for East Feliciana were:
Dennis Aucoin Jr.
Board members for West Feliciana were:
Melvin Harvey Jr.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture