Mission, Vision & Values

Mission, Vision & Values

The mission of the Council of Western State Foresters is to cultivate partnerships, raise awareness and take action on important issues affecting Western and Pacific island forests. 

Our vision is healthy trees and forests for today and tomorrow. 

Core values: 

  • Credibility: Be the most trusted, credible source of information and expertise on Western forests. 
  • Member-focused: Engage, inform and serve members with broad knowledge of current and emerging issues in Western forests.  
  • Collaboration: Cultivate and maintain strong, mutually beneficial partnerships to address Western forest priorities. 
  • Organizational Integrity: Maintain a strong, well-managed, financially sound and responsive organization.