Media Information

The Communications Department serves as the Georgia Forestry Commission's contact for media inquiries. The department directs the agency's media relations including preparation of press conferences, press releases and advisories, annual reports, newsletters and other GFC publications. Requests for information through Georgia's Open Records Act should also be routed through the Communications Department. To learn more about GFC or forestry in Georgia, contact:

Wendy Burnett
Public Relations Director
Office (478) 751-3535
Cell (478) 365-6233

Meeting Notices for Board of Directors

News Releases

Archived News Releasese

Media Advisory - Prescribed Fires
Note that this is not a comprehensive list of all prescribed burns in the state, only those submitted for media notification. To find out whether any additional burns are occurring in your area, contact your local county office.

  • January 2, 2018
    Bryan and Liberty counties - Contact Kevin Larson - 912.435.9879
    Camden, Glynn, Liberty, Long and McIntosh counties - Contact Tyler Blaine - 912.506.8372

GFC Information