ACF Regional Conference


The 2024 Gulf Regional Conference will take place February 18-20, 2024 at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown in Little Rock, Arkansas.  A stellar team of members in ACF's Gulf Region has been assembled to develop a program of timely topics of interest to members in and beyond the region.  All are invited to attend!  Meetings of ACF's Executive Committee and Chapter Leaders will take place in conjunction with the event.

Earn up to 11.5 continuing education credits!

Optional Events
Hotel Accommodations



Before January 5th

After January 5th

Forester Registration $245 $270
Field Tour $60 $70
Pre-Conference Workshop $30 $40
Guest/Spouse Registration $165 $190

Registration deadline is February 8th!









Included in Forester Registration: Included in Guest/Spouse Registration:
  • Welcome Reception
  • Monday Breakfast
  • Technical Session
  • Monday Lunch
  • Closing Reception & Dinner
  • Welcome Reception
  • Monday Breakfast
  • Closing Reception & Dinner



Tentative/Condensed Schedule

Sunday, February 18th
3:00pm-5:00pm Optional Pre-Conference Workshop
6:00pm-7:00pm Welcome Reception (Dinner on own)
Monday, February 19th
7:00am-8:00am Breakfast
8:00am-11:45am Morning Technical Sessions
11:45am-1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm-5:00pm Afternoon Technical Sessions
6:00pm-8:00pm Closing Reception & Dinner
Tuesday, February 20th
8:00am-12:30pm Optional Field Tour


Monday Technical Session Topics:

  • Forest Health & Management
  • Mass Timber Updates
  • Trucking Challenges & Other Issues Facing Loggers
  • Shifting Forest Landowner Demographics
  • Carbon Capture Surface Impacts & Law
  • Lessons Learned from the Fall 2023 Wildfires


Optional Events

Pre-Conference Workshop

Practical Tools for Marketing Your Consulting Forestry Business Online

Field Tour

Join us on a visit to Five Oaks, an exclusive hunting lodge in this country’s premier waterfowl hunting region. Our visit to this world-renowned Greentree Reservoir Five Oaks will showcase how innovative, conscientious land-management practices that promote the health of the land and provide attractive year-round habitats for migratory and wintering waterfowl are employed.


Hotel Accommodations

Hilton Garden Inn Downtown
322 Rock St.
Little Rock, AR 72202 

Reserve your stay!

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