The American Tree Farm System works to sustain forests, watershed, and healthy wildlife habitats. More than 95% of CNR's land holdings are certified American Tree Farms. The American Tree Farm SystemTM is a program of the American Forest Foundation.
Renewable Energy Land Leases
CNR is currently home to multiple candidates for renewable energy land leases and projects that help to improve sustainable energy production in the United States. CNR welcomes lease agreements for solar farms and other sustainable property use plans.
+18 Million Seedlings Planted
For decades, Crest Natural Resources prides itself on sustainable forestry management. The team reforests every acre they harvest, and CNR now plants more than 2 million seedlings each year.
Endangered Species & Wildlife Habitats
CNR’s forest management activities promote wildlife biodiversity, protect habitats occupied by threatened or endangered species, and create healthy forests. CNR’s team actively manages for the endangered Red-cockaded woodpecker.
With decades of experience and support from the Crest Family of Businesses, CNR has distinguished itself as a key partner for loggers and mills across the region.
Forestry Experts Here to Help
We Do the Right Thing
At CNR, we’re never content with what’s “good enough.” We maintain high standards of crew safety, infrastructure maintenance, and industry compliance. We operate with integrity so you can have peace of mind.
We Are Flexible
Our team of forestry experts and years of experience allow us to be agile and build a partnership that is individual to your needs. Whether it’s changing mill schedules, storm recovery, or fluctuating markets, we understand your needs and are equipped to adapt where you need it most.
We Make it Happen
CNR’s family-owned and team-centered structure means less red tape for our partners and clients. We’re ready to provide support and rapid execution where it matters and when it counts.
With extensive experience in timberland management, we are equally involved in managing mineral resources.