The Orbis Blog

The Latest News & Insights from the Orbis Team.

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Making the Most of Your Land for Lease

Whether you own a vast expanse of land or a smaller parcel, diversifying your recreational lease offerings can greatly enhance its appeal to a wide range of land users. Doing so can also increase profitability on your land investments.

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Why Renewing Recreational Leases Is More Than Just Signing a Piece of Paper
Orbis Cares: The Bulb Gallery Farm

Orbis is proud to support The Bulb's mission of curing food insecurity in the Charlotte community.

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Going Green: The Environmental Benefits of Forestry

When people think of forestry, they often associate it with vast stretches of land covered in trees. However, at its core, it’s about making the world a better place. This post highlights a few of the many environmental benefits of forestry.

The Timberland Investment Community Labor Market: Recent Changes and What’s to Come

As economic and societal landscapes continue to shift and change, it’s important to adjust and prepare for the demands of the market. For those looking to enter the timberland investment industry, this means stacking your portfolio with up-to-date skillsets, staying on top of technology trends and bringing fresh perspectives to the table. For industry veterans, this means being open to, and embracing change.

Orbis Cares Aims to Support Communities Through Giving

A special note from Orbis, Inc. cofounders, Russ Combs and Clarence Neese

Orbis Cofounder & VP Clarence Neese Joins the UGA Forest Business Advisory Board

Orbis announces the appointment of Clarence Neese to the UGA’s Harley Langdale, Jr. Center for Forest Business Advisory Board.

4 Reasons Timberland Is A Smart Investment for 2023

Timberland may sometimes be overlooked as an investment opportunity because stakeholders don’t realize its benefits. In this blog, we examine timberland as an investment and why it’s worth a second glance.

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4 Vital Reasons You Need a GIS Consultant

A geographic information system (GIS) helps to analyze and display spatial data. But using a GIS can be costly and time-consuming on your own. In this blog, we look at four ways a GIS consultant can make your life easier.

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The History of Land Surveying & Retracement in the United States

Land surveying played an essential role in the boundary development of the United States. Today, survey retracement re-establishes these boundaries in a digital format – and in a timely and cost-effective way for timberland investors. Let’s explore the history and evolution of land surveying and retracement.

How the Blue Economy Impacts the Timberland Investment Community

The blue economy plays an integral role in our lives, but many people and companies are unaware of the opportunities it presents. In this blog, we look at what the blue economy is and how it impacts the timberland investment community.

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