Lay of the Land - About Us
Lay of the Land
Professional Forestry Services

Smart Stewardship

Lay of the Land Professional Forestry
is a consulting service founded by
Jim Burnett to serve forestland owners in
northern New England. Our home office is
located in Canaan, New Hampshire.

Our goal is to help you practice Smart  

1. We help you identify the values you have
for your forest.
2. We help you develop a sustainable
management plan to maximize those
3. We help you minimize your carrying
James S. Burnett, Ph.D
Ph.D, Natural Resources - University of New Hampshire
Licensed Forester
American Tree Farm System Inspector
Forest Management Planning Specialist
GIS Mapping Specialist