Managing forests for renewability,
sustainability, and profitability.

PA forestry | professional foresters


Forestwide, LLC was formed with the goal of continuing to assist the general public as well as other organizations and entities with the professional management of their timber resources. We currently provide valuable assistance within Pennsylvania, New York, and Ohio. The actual distance we travel within these states depends on the type and size of project.

You do not need to own or represent a large amount of forestland to utilize our services. In fact, you don't have to be a landowner at all in some cases. If you are unsure of what we do and the benefits of our service, check out our FAQ page to see some of the questions that many people typically ask. If you still need more information and/or would like to get in touch with us, please click here and fill out our contact form without any obligation. Upon submission, we will respond promptly to your request (usually within 24 hours.) Also, we never charge for our initial consultations!

Conducting our business with professionalism, honesty, and integrity while helping our clients achieve their objectives is our priority. We utilize the latest technology in our projects while relying on the basic fundamentals that have been acquired through vast training, experience, and education.


  • Association of Consulting Foresters of America (ACF)
  • Pennsylvania Forestry Association
  • American Tree Farm System

John J. Slinkosky, ACF

John is the founder and owner of Forestwide, LLC. He holds both A.S. and B.S. degrees in Forest Science from The Pennsylvania State University and has been providing forestry consulting and real estate services for over 25 years. During that time, he has assisted numerous clients. Below are some of John’s qualifications.

  • Full Membership Status in The Association of Consulting Foresters of America (ACF)
  • Certified PA Forest Stewardship Plan Writer
  • Certified PA Commercial Pesticide/Herbicide Applicator
  • Certified American Tree Farm System Inspector
  • FAA Licensed Pilot
  • Certified PA Wildland Firefighter
  • USDA Technical Service Provider (TSP)

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