Dick E. Bradetich, ACF

Association of Consulting ForestersDick is a native of North Idaho, having been born and raised in the Sandpoint area. While growing up, he worked on his family's dairy/tree farm and for his father's logging company. Upon graduation from college, he went to work for the Oregon Department of Forestry for seven years. Following his career with the state, Dick worked for one year with Weyerhaeuser as the company's Eastern Oregon Fire Protection Specialist in Klamath Falls. He then returned home to North Idaho and in 1984 helped to develop IFM. As a part owner of IFM, Dick fulfills numerous roles with an emphasis on logging system design, harvest preparation, wildfire suppression, and prescribed burning. He also helps manage his family's tree farm near Sandpoint

Time in Forestry


  • Consulting: 1984
  • Industrial: 1982
  • Public: 1973


  • B.S. Univ of Idaho College of Forestry Forest

Other Qualifications

  • SAF Forester Certified
  • Techinical Service Provider Registered ID

Professional Affiliations

  • Idaho Forest Landowners Assoc
  • National Woodland Owners Assoc
  • Society of American Foresters


Contact Dick E. Bradetich, ACF

Contact Dick E. Bradetich, ACF

Inland Forest Management, Inc.
Consulting Forester
123 South 3rd
PO Box 1966
Sandpoint, Idaho  83864
Phone: (208) 263-9420
Fax: (208) 265-9517


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Idaho