Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Jacksonville District Field Unit

Jacksonville District Field Unit

Counties Served

Clay, Duval and Nassau


Jennifer Hart


Florida Forest Service
Jacksonville District
7247 Big Oaks Rd.
Bryceville, FL 32009-1901

Report a Wildfire and
Request Burning Authorizations

(904) 266-8351

Administrative Telephone

(904) 266-8350


(904) 266-8353

County Foresters

Contact for forest management, urban and community forestry assistance, tree farm, or cost-share grant information for your property. Find A County Forester

Forest Area Supervisors

Contact for prescribed burning, fire line plowing, wildfire hazard mitigation, and other questions about wildfire prevention on your property. Find A Forest Area Supervisor

State Forests

Cary State Forest
7465 Pavilion Rd.
Bryceville, FL 32009-1950
(904) 266-8398
(904) 266-5023 Fax 

Jennings State Forest
1337 Longhorn Rd.
Middleburg, FL 32068-3026
(904) 406-6390
(904) 291-5537 Fax

Ralph E. Simmons State Forest
3742 Clint Dr.
Hilliard, FL 32046-4905
(904) 845-4933
(904) 845-4508 Fax

Belmore State Forest
4980 State Rd. 16 W.
Stark, FL 32091-6978
(904) 529-2357
(904) 529-2353 Fax

Four Creeks State Forest
3742 Clint Dr.
Hilliard, FL 32046-4905
(904) 845-4933
(904) 845-4508 Fax

Interested in learning about the danger of wildfires and how to help prevent them in your community?

Our Wildfire Mitigation Specialist can present  fire prevention programs for local schools, community groups, and events. 
Contact the Specialist in your county for more information or to sign up for a program.