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 County News

The Region 2000 Services Authority will hold a Household Waste and Electronic Recycling Collection time on Saturday, June 13, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. The collection will take place at the Concord Turnpike Convenience Center, 2525 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg.
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The Campbell County Historical Society museum in the Historic Courthouse in Rustburg officially opened Friday, May 22.
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The Campbell County Department of Youth, Adult and Community Services and Campbell County Extension invite applications from those interested in joining the Campbell County Youth Advisory Council.
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The Campbell County Department of Public Safety has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline EMS Gold Award for excellence and timeliness in treating heart-related emergencies. It was one of four agencies in the state to receive the award.
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Department of Forestry
(434) 332-9544
Email
P.O. Box 212
Rustburg VA 24588

Department of Forestry

The Campbell County division of the Virginia Department of Forestry assists private landowners in the protection and management of their forest resources.

The Forest Protection Program includes:

  • Fire prevention programs for schools and civic groups
  • Forest fire suppression training for volunteer fire departments and other organized fire fighting crews
  • Enforcement of forest fire laws
  • Forest fire suppression
  • Information and field visits for insect and disease problems in trees or forests

The Forest Management Program includes:

  • Examination of forest tracts and development of a forest management plan
  • A full range of reforestation services including tree seedling sales, coordination of planting crews, prescribed burning and cost share program administration
  • Examination of harvesting operations and information on marketing timber
  • Information on various practices and topics in forest management

Office hours are Monday - Thursday, 7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Contact Information

B.J. Butler

Forester

177 E. Monitor Street

P.O. Box 465

Amherst, VA 24521

 (434) 946-7955 (office)

(434) 906-3156 (cell)

(434) 946-0577 (fax)

 Jon A. Willoughby

Forest Technician Specialist

177 E. Monitor Street

P.O. Box 465

Amherst, VA 24521

(434) 946-7955 (office)

(540) 871-8569 (cell)

(434) 946-0577 (fax)

Helpful Documents

Outdoor Fire Laws Safe Debris Burning Services for Landowners Protect Your Pine Forest
Landowner Options for Forestland Conservation Become a Wildland Firefighter