Jason Raines Updated:11/2018

Mr. Raines started with Acorn Forestry’s Geospatial Group and was responsible for coordinating all internal and client-based geographic information systems, GPS, and mapping services.  As Operations Manager, he is responsible for coordinating field operations and direct supervision of planting, burning, chemical application and heavy mechanical site preparation activities on approximately 100,000 acres per year. 

Jason works closely with crew supervisors, landowners, subcontractors and other foresters to ensure all jobs meet or exceed customer expectations and are performed in a timely manner. He continues to assist the Geospatial Group to optimize field operations, improve logistical support, and aid in emergency response activities. 


  • B.S. Forest Wildlife Management, Stephen F. Austin State University, 2003
  • M.S. Spatial Science, Stephen F. Austin State University, 2008


  • Texas Prescribed Burn Manager
  • Louisiana Prescribed Burn Manager


  • Society of American Foresters
  • Texas Forestry Association
  • Texas Burn Managers Council
  • South Central Arc User's Group

Effective Date: 12/31/2016
Expiration Date:12/31/2018

Contact Jason Raines


Contact Jason Raines

Acorn Forestry
Commercial Certified And Insured Prescribed Burn Manager / Forester
Po Box 151537
Lufkin, TX  75915
Phone: 936-635-1494
Toll Free: (877) 943-3623
Fax: 936-875-5401

Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Anderson County, Texas
  • Angelina County, Texas
  • Bowie County, Texas
  • Camp County, Texas
  • Cass County, Texas
  • Cherokee County, Texas
  • Gregg County, Texas
  • Hardin County, Texas
  • Harrison County, Texas
  • Houston County, Texas
  • Jasper County, Texas
  • Liberty County, Texas
  • Marion County, Texas
  • Montgomery County, Texas
  • Morris County, Texas
  • Nacogdoches County, Texas
  • Newton County, Texas
  • Panola County, Texas
  • Polk County, Texas
  • Rusk County, Texas
  • Sabine County, Texas
  • San Augustine County, Texas
  • San Jacinto County, Texas
  • Shelby County, Texas
  • Smith County, Texas
  • Titus County, Texas
  • Trinity County, Texas
  • Tyler County, Texas
  • Upshur County, Texas
  • Wood County, Texas