Sustainable forestry management takes many forms, including eradicating invasive plant species, restoring wetlands, thinning forests and conducting prescribed burns to give Mother Nature a hand in repopulating threatened or endangered species. St. Joe implements prescribed burns on critical habitat annually.
St. Joe Timberland’s Mission: "St. Joe's goal to the sustainable management of resources is to provide a consistent and optimized return on investment through products and services and enhancing corporate objectives while maintaining our values of stewardship, integrity, teamwork and safety."
St. Joe follows Best Management Practices and continues to provide viable alternatives for complex environmental issues, including wetlands preservation, wildlife protection and land restoration.
As a responsible steward of the land, St. Joe complies with all laws governing forestry in the United States and Florida, understands environmental issues and manages the land to protect the endangered species and habitats. Additionally, the Company contributes to local communities through job creation and charitable sponsorships.
Our sustainable forest management practices take many forms, including eradicating invasive plant species, restoring wetlands, thinning forests and conducting prescribed burns. St. Joe has prescribed burns on thousands of acres annually, which improve wildlife habitats and help reduce wildfires.