Donald Russell

Don Russell grew up in Springhill, Louisiana and graduated from Springhill High School.  He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Forestry Business from Louisiana Tech University.

After graduating from Louisiana Tech in 1987, he worked primarily as a consulting forester until June of 2002, when he and J. Diehl started Diehl and Russell Forestry.   He is a member of the Society of American Foresters and the Louisiana Forestry Association.  Don is also a registered forester in the State of Arkansas and an amateur radio operator.

Bird & Crawford Forestry is one of the leading independent forestry consulting firms in Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Mississippi and beyond. Our client base spans the spectrum from small, family-owned and non-industrial forest landowners to some of the country’s largest timberland investment organizations.


Contact Donald Russell

Contact Donald Russell

Bird & Crawford Forestry
9434 Paxton Road
Shreveport, Louisiana  71106
Phone: (318) 797-1546
Fax: (318) 797-1545


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Arkansas
  • Louisiana
  • Oklahoma
  • Texas