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GFC sets meeting for forest landowners with hurricane damage

The Georgia Forestry Commission (GFC) will host a meeting on Oct. 25 for forest landowners who sustained damage to their land from Hurricane Michael. GFC will discuss how landowners can proceed with salvage and recovery. The Farm Service Agency will also be on hand to discuss the Emergency Forest Restoration Program.

The purpose of the meeting is to provide guidance to forest landowners about salvaging what they can from their land and working to restore it, and to provide information about resources available to assist them with the restoration process.

The meeting begins at 2 p.m. at the Decatur County Administrative Office, 203 W. Broughton Street in Bainbridge. For more information call 229-248-3030.