The Division of Planning and Permitting

Forest Resources

The Forest Resource Ordinance (FRO) protects and enhances local forest resources. This program was adopted in 1992 to meet the State Forest Conservation Act of 1991.

Legislative History

Program Details

For Application, Notes, and Legal Documents go to the Development Review Page.

For current FRO related planning projects, such as FRO text amendments, go to the Current Division Projects Page.

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  2. Forest Banking
  3. Fee-In-Lieu
  4. Forest Ecology

Contact Us

  1. Forest Resource Ordinance Program
    30 N. Market St.
    Frederick, MD 21701

    Graham Hubbard
    Principal Planner
    Ph: 301-600-1436

    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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