James A. Phillips

The Mississippi Forestry Commission is proud of its service to the public and its protection of the state’s valuable forest resource. Committed to delivering quality services and assistance to both rural and urban landowners, the Forestry Commission looks forward to the continued privilege of caring for Mississippi’s trees and forests. Serving Mississippi Since 1926.


Our Mission is to provide active leadership in forest protection, forest management, forest inventory and effective forest information distribution, necessary for Mississippi's sustainable forest-based economy.

Contact James A. Phillips

Contact James A. Phillips

Mississippi Forestry Commission
Assistant District Forester
P. O. Box 749
Brookhaven, Mississippi  39601
Phone: 601-833-6621
Cell Phone: 601-927-8535
Fax: 601-835-0188


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Lincoln County, Mississippi