Forestry and Vegetation Management

Georgia Power has developed a team of highly skilled ISA-certified arborists, registered foresters and licensed pesticide applicators with decades of experience in forestry and vegetation management. From project planning through completion, our team provides service that is unmatched in the industry while ensuring you are left with a finished product to be proud of for years to come. 

Portfolio of Services

Clearing Projects

Clearing or re-clearing property with large trees for right-of-way reclamation or capital construction projects.  After the cost of initial clearing, our team brings the expertise to develop and implement a strategic vegetation plan to manage the newly cleared area for years to come.

 

Includes:

  • Grinding and mulching
  • Traditional dozer and track hoe operations
  • Whole tree chippers
  • Tub grinders
  • Burning of debris on site

Natural Resource Management

Forestry-related activities on land being managed for timber and wildlife.

 

Includes site preparation, planting, understory herbicide applications, and forest road construction and maintenance.

Tree Removal

Removal of hazardous trees around facilities.

 

Includes climbing, bucket truck, chipper and crane operations focused on safely removing large trees that are a threat to public safety or facilities.

Utility Vegetation Management

Maintenance of vegetation along utility corridors (or easements) including power, sewer and gas. 

 

Services include tree pruning, mowing and low-volume herbicide application.

Convenience

Our industry professionals are located throughout the state. We have the capability to respond quickly to any aspect of Forestry and Vegetation Management that your project may require. One contract with Georgia Power provides resources to complete multiple types of vegetation management activities across the entire state.

Experience

Our Georgia Power team has experience managing 150,000 acres of transmission power line easements, 36,000 miles of distribution power line easements, and providing natural resource management on approximately 82,000 acres of land reserved for watershed protection and future utility use.

Expertise

Our operations are led by seasoned project managers who are certified arborists, registered foresters, and licensed pesticide applicators. These professionals, along with our experienced contract resources, are located throughout the state and ready to respond quickly to your needs.

Contact our Forestry and Vegetation Management team today!

We are here for all of your Forestry and Vegetation management needs. From project planning through completion, our team provides service that is unmatched in the industry while ensuring you are left with a finished product to be proud of for years to come. 

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