James L. Edwards Jr.

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 L. Edwards Jr.

Contact James L. Edwards Jr.

MS Forestry Commission
Area Service Forester
P. O. Box 233
Coffeeville, Mississippi  38922
Phone: 662-675-8161
Fax: 662-675-8161


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Yalobusha County, Mississippi