Oregon Forest Resources Institute

Present Duties​

The Oregon Forest Resources Institute (OFRI) is statutorily mandated to support and enhance Oregon’s forest products industry. OFRI provides forest and forestry education programs for the general public, K-12 teachers and students, and forestland owners. The Institute is governed by a 13-member board and is funded by a portion of the forest products harvest tax. OFRI produces educational media and websites, as well as informational publications and videos. They  host forest tours and symposiums covering an array of forest-related topics. OFRI is headquartered in Portland and has a satellite office and demonstration forest at the Oregon Garden in Silverton.​
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Contact Information

Telephone: 971-673-2944
Fax: 971-673-2946
General Email: ​info@ofri.org
Contact: Kathy Storm
Administrative Rules Coordinator: See Contact List for Forest Resources Institute​

Legal & Legislative Information

Statutory Authority: ​ ORS 526.600–526.675
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