The Georgia Forestry Commission, Upson County Office, is located approximately five miles east of Thomaston on Highway 74. The services offered to the public include:
Assistance With Control Burns
Harrowing Food Plots
Plowing of Firebreaks
A forester is also provided to assist landowners with management plans and technical advise.
A burn permit is required for all outside burning. You can obtain a burn permit by calling the numbers listed at the right. You may also obtain a yard debris burn permit on the Georgia Forestry Commission website.
Burn Permit Numbers
Yard Debris: 877-652-2876
Upson County has a burn ban from May 1st through September 30th.