Mr. Swearingen is owner of Jefferson Natural Resources and has been the Forestry consultant for Taos SWCD since 2003.
He is a Certified Forester with the Society of American Foresters. Mr. Swearingen has experience in Forest Management Planning and has participated in various field studies. His list of published articles is extensive and his work has appeared in the Journal of American Forestry.
Kurt advocates a sustainable approach to forest management.