Membership of the New Zealand Institute of Forestry (NZIF) is open
to all those currently studying, working in or with an interest
in forestry. Members’ qualifications or areas of
expertise reflect the diversity of disciplines involved in
managing a modern forest resource, from traditional forestry
degrees through to economics, law, micro-biology, engineering
and resource management.
Membership at 31 March 2009 was
Classes of membership are
Student, Graduate, Associate, Full, Registered, Retired and
Honorary. “Excellence in the Profession” may
be acknowledged by election as a Fellow.