The Regional Working Group is a collaborative network that includes federal agencies, state forestry and wildlife agencies, partnerships and associations, non-governmental organizations, and individuals.

The Group serves as a forum for discussion and action on a number of range-wide issues regarding longleaf conservation.  Individuals participating in the Regional Working Group represent the following organizations:

Non-Governmental Organizations

State Agencies

Other Private Entities

  • Norfolk Southern Corporation-Brosnan Forest


  • Alabama Cooperative Extension System
  • Auburn University School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences
  • Clemson University Department of Forestry and Natural Resources
  • North Carolina State University College of Natural Resources
  • Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute

Federal Agencies

  • Department of Defense
  • Department of Interior - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • East Gulf Coastal Plain Joint Venture
  • USDA Farm Service Agency
  • USDA Forest Service
  • USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
  • Virginia Natural Resources Conservation Service