NELA is a regional trade group representing more than 2,000 members of the Northeast and Lake States’ logging, sawmilling, and forest products community. For over sixty years the association has published a highly respected monthly magazine that focuses exclusively on our region – The Northern Logger and Timber Processor. NELA also produces training programs, pamphlets and books, and an annual exposition of forest products equipment.

If you are interested in becoming a member, please click here, download our membership form, and remit to our office.

Please let us know if we can assist you in any way.

Joe Phaneuf – Executive Director

› Safety & Training

Information on comprehensive safety training courses, and other general courses for loggers, is maintained by the Northeastern Loggers’ Association. Training now available in seven states!

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› Our Magazine

For more than 60 years, The Northern Logger & Timber Processor magazine has been the vehicle of choice for reaching the forest products industry in the Northeast and Lake States region of the United States.

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› Expo

The Loggers’ Expo is the premier forest products equipment exposition in the Northeast.  Held in the spring each year, it offers the perfect environment to bring together buyers and sellers.

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