National Alliance of Forest Owners’ 2015 Annual Report Includes Letter from its Chairman, Dick Molpus

The 2015 Annual Report of the National Alliance of Forest Owners (NAFO) features a “Letter from the Chairman” by Dick Molpus, president of The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC, and current NAFO chairman.  

In his letter, Molpus provides a high-level update of NAFO’s activities for 2015 and states priorities for 2016: “We’ve been successful because our members and allies understand that keeping our land forested is in everyone’s interest. Our issues are America’s issues. Our working forests are the lifeblood of rural communities across America. They help employ millions of Americans through the production of goods and services that improve quality of life while they clean our air and water and provide beautiful landscapes enjoyed by wildlife and outdoor enthusiasts alike.”

To access Molpus’s letter and the entire 2015 Annual Report of NAFO, please click on the following link:

 The Molpus Woodlands Group currently has two million acres under management in eighteen states, valued in excess of $2 billion. 


The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisor, was founded in 1996 as a Timber Investment Management Organization (TIMO) and has a company legacy dating to 1905.  Molpus is one of the oldest timber-related companies in the nation, with experience in all facets of timber management, manufacturing, and marketing.  Molpus is one of the few TIMOs that has all of its core businesses and forestry functions handled or supervised by in-house experts.

Molpus acquires, manages, and sells timberland as an investment vehicle for pension funds, college endowments, foundations, insurance companies, and high-net-worth individual investors.  The company focuses on ensuring long-term optimal cash returns on investments while practicing responsible forest stewardship.  Molpus currently manages approximately 1.9 million acres of timberland investments located in eighteen states.  For more information, visit  

Nothing herein constitutes an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to subscribe for or buy any security with respect to any fund.