About Brooks & Christie Forestry Consultants, LLC


"When we begin to see the land as a community to which we belong, we begin to use it with love and respect."
--Aldo Leopold, 1949

History

Brooks Forestry Consultants, LLC was established in 1995, and a partnership was established with Jeff Christie in 2001. We provide forest management services throughout southern and central Wisconsin, northern Illinois, and eastern Iowa.

Our goal as consulting foresters is to provide the landowner and their resource with professional, high-quality, scientifically-based forest management services. Customer satisfaction is our number one priority.

We provide the following services on a fee-based structure:
  • Forest management plan preparation
  • Forest inventory and appraisal
  • Timber sale administration
  • Timber stand improvement
  • Tree planting and plantation maintenance
  • Licensed herbicide application


Charles R. Brooks, ACF and WCF, has a Bachelor of Science degree in Forest Management and a Master of Science degree in Forest Silvicultural and Management. Both degrees are from the University of Wisconsin Madison. He is a member of the following organizations:

--Wisconsin Consulting Foresters, Inc.
--Association of Consulting Foresters
--Society of American Foresters
--Tree Farm Inspector and District Chairperson
--Wisconsin DNR Cooperating Forester
--Wisconsin DNR Certified Plan Writer





Jeff Christie, WCF has a Bachelor of Science degree in Forest Management from the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point. He has a wealth of experience:

--3 years - County Parks and Forests Administrator - Calumet County
--4 years - Procurement Forester for Weyerhaeuser, Inc.
--18 years - Forest Resource Manager for Webster Industries
--2 years - County Forest Administrator - Vernon County

He is a member of the following organizations:
--Wisconsin Consulting Foresters
--Tree Farm Inspector and District Chairperson
--Wisconsin DNR Cooperating Forester
--Wisconsin DNR Certified Plan Writer



Charles Brooks
5805 Piping Rock Road
Madison, WI 53711
Phone: 608-270-1961
FAX: 608-270-1993
Jeff Christie
49204 Walnut Pond Lane
Gays Mills, WI 54631
Phone: 608-735-4552
FAX: 608-735-4551