Drysdale Forestry and Consulting

Providing Forestry and Arboriculture Consulting Services Throughout Northern Michigan


Drysdale Forestry & Consulting was formed to provide forestry and arboriculture services throughout Northern Michigan. Drysdale Forestry & Consulting provides a wide range of forestry and arboriculture consulting services for the benefit of individual property owners, corporate property owners, nonprofit organizations, municipalities, government agencies, utility companies, oil / gas / pipeline companies, insurance companies, attorneys, and development / construction companies.

My services are intended to promote sound and effective management of both forests and urban landscapes. My efforts are intended to help clients maintain their property in a sustainable manner while utilizing the most advanced technological and widely accepted scientific / biological techniques available. Good forest management practices can insure that your woodlot / trees remain healthy, productive, and provide good wildlife habitat for years to come.


Paul Drysdale | Registered and Certified Forester and Arborist

I have been providing full-time consulting forestry/ arboriculture services throughout the northwestern Lower Peninsula since 2002. I am a graduate of Michigan State University with a B.S. in Forest Management. I am also a Society of American Foresters (SAF) Certified Forester, Michigan SAF 2016 Forester of the Year, State of Michigan Registered Forester, International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Certified Arborist, member of the Association of Consulting Foresters (ACF), Past-President of the Michigan Chapter of the ACF, Certified Tree Farm Inspector, and member of the Arboriculture Society of Michigan (ASM).

If you have any questions regarding Drysdale Forestry & Consulting, or would like to schedule my services, please do not hesitate to schedule me by phone or email.


Paul Drysdale, Forester
SAF Certified Forester
 Arboricultural Society of Michigan
ISA Certified Arborist
Association of Consulting Foresters
International Society of Arboriculture (

Based in Cadillac, Michigan, Drysdale Forestry & Consulting provides consulting services throughout Northern Michigan.