The Board of Trustees of the Alabama Forever Wild Land Trust will hold its third quarterly meeting on September 20, 2012, at Jefferson State Community College, 4600 Valleydale Rd. Birmingham, AL 35242. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m., and will be held in Room 129 of the Health Science building.

At this meeting the Forever Wild program’s annual report will be presented. Forever Wild program activities and tract assessments will be updated as well. This meeting will also serve as a public hearing for anyone who would like to make comments concerning this program.

The public is invited to attend this meeting and is urged to submit comments and nominations of tracts of land for possible Forever Wild Program purchase. Written nominations may be made by letter addressed to the State Lands Division, Room 464, 64 N. Union St., Montgomery, AL 36130.

Quarterly meetings of the Forever Wild Board are held to maximize public input into the program. Only through active public participation can the best places in Alabama be identified and protected in order to remain forever wild.

The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources promotes wise stewardship, management and enjoyment of Alabama’s natural resources through five divisions: Marine Patrol, Marine Resources, State Lands, State Parks, and Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries. To learn more about ADCNR, visit