ForstBW is the shared logo for all the services of the state forest administration in Baden-Württemberg, expressing their shared responsibility for the forest. ForstBW is in charge of coordinating and managing all tasks related to forests and forestry for the state of Baden-Württemberg. ForstBW’s mission is to protect the forests in accordance with the objectives of State Forest Law and to develop them sustainably. ForstBW guarantees a multi-functional management of the state owned forests as a public good and also provides comprehensive advice and extensive support to public and private forest property owners.
- Total forest area managed by member: 304 594 ha
- Total number of: employees: 4 500 people
- Annual harvest in: 2 210 000 m3