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P.O. Box 5470 

Augusta, ME  04332 

(207) 621-9872


Our Programs : Certified Logging Professional

Cultivating SKILL, KNOWLEDGE and PRIDE in the Maine woods.

It is the mission of the Certified Logging Professional Program to provide the best possible training and education for people involved in the Maine logging industry. Our program will continually evolve to reflect changes in the forest products industry and will provide a means for continual professional growth.

A directory of Certified Logging Professionals by town is available at municipal offices and libraries and at the
CLP website.

Maine Logger Education Alliance


The Maine Logger Education Alliance (MLEA) Website has been set up to provide information about logger training and education for those interested in logging as a career. Please go to maineloggereducation.org, network with MLEA on Facebook or link to the training calendar at Google Calendars.


"Save the Date"

2018 CLP Banquet


Plan to attend the 28th Annual Certified Logger Professional (CLP) Banquet in Brewer at Jeff's Catering on November 30, 2018.  Logger of the Year awards will again be made in each of three categories; Conventional, Mechanical, and Contractor/Supervisor and loggers who have completed training this year receive certificates.  



The 27th Annual Certified Logging Professional Banquet took place on December 1 at Jeff’s Catering in Brewer.  Logger of the Year awards, sponsored by Huber Resources and Conservation Forestry Partners, were made to loggers in three categories, Conventional, Mechanical and Contractor/Supervisor.  Each received a check for $1,000, a monogrammed jacket and an engraved plaque.  They also will be featured in a ˝ page newspaper ad in the Bangor Daily News the weekend of January 27.  126 loggers who completed training during 2017 received certificates, bringing the number of CLP's trained since 1991 to over 6,500.

Pictured with CLP Board President Paul Cyr and sponsor of the awards, Huber Resources representative Kenny Fergusson are the 2017 Outstanding Logger Award Winners

Stephen Hanington accepting on behalf of Armand Roussel, Mechanical Logger Award

John Chamberlain, Mercer, Conventional Logger Award

Marc Greaney, Fryeburg, Contractor/Supervisor Award

Outstanding Loggers with (l) Paul Cyr, CLP Board President, Kenny Fergusson, Huber Resources, (l to r) Marc Greaney, Stephen Hanington and John Chamberlain
Maine TREE Foundation would like to thank the following sponsors of the 2017 CLP Banquet:
Acadia Insurance
Anderson Equipment
Babineau Trucking & Logging, Inc.
Bangor Tire Company
ED Bessey and Son
J. L. Brochu Inc. 
E. J. Carrier Inc.
Chopper One, Inc.
Cross Insurance Agency
T. R. Dillon Logging
M.B. Eastman Logging & Chipping
Family Forestry
W.T. Gardner & Sons, Inc.
Gerard Poulin & Sons
Hancock Lumber
Hardwood Products Company LLC
H.C. Haynes Inc.
Huber Resources Corp. & Conservastion Forestry
M.H. Humphrey & Sons, Inc.
Irish Family Logging
Irving Woodlands
Elliott Jordan & Son, Inc.
Katahdin Forest Mgmt
Key Bank, NA
Limington Lumber Company
Louisiana Pacific Corp.
Lumbra Hardwoods, Inc.
J & S Logging
Madden Sustainable Forestry
Madden Timberlands, Inc.
A.W. Madden, Inc.
Randall Madden Trucking
S.F. Madden, Inc.
Frank Martin Sons, Inc.
Milton Cat
Nadeau Logging, Inc.
Nortrax, NE
Peavey Manufacturing
Gerald Pelletier, Inc.
Pepin Lumber, Inc.
Pleasant River Lumber Company
Weyerhaeuser Company
Readfield Insurance Agency
Robbins Lumber Company
Ben Savage Logging
Seven Islands Land Company
Stratton Lumber, Inc. & Timber Resource Group, Inc.
TreeLine, Inc.
Trees, LTD.
United Insurance Hayden/Perry Agency
Varney Agency
Verso Paper Corp.
Wagner Forest Management, Ltd.
Western Maine Timberlands, Inc.
Whitten's 2-Way Service, Inc.


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