Hunting Lease Liability Insurance by mifei

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                                                    Hunting Lease                      Hunting Lease Liability Insurance Coverage Information
    The      North     Carolina     Forestry      Liability Insurance                                          Available to landowners and hunt clubs in
                                                                                                              North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia
Association, the state's oldest forest
conservation organization, was established                                                  The North Carolina Forestry Association’s                If you are not sure whether you or your
in 1911.                                                                                Hunting Lease Liability Insurance policy for              landowner is a member of the NCFA, please call
    While the NCFA's role has evolved                                                   landowners and hunt clubs is designed to cover            (919) 834-3943 or (800) 231-7723 to verify your
over its history, its membership remains                                                hunt club activities on any NCFA member’s land            membership.
committed to sustaining the long-term                                                   that is leased to a hunt club.
health and productivity of the state's forests                                              The one-year policy goes into effect August 1                      IMPORTANT!!
through positive policies and programs                                                  and expires August 1st of the following year.
toward environmental issues.                                                                 Land covered under the policy cannot be                    Please include two separate
    A private non-profit organization of                                                subleased and must be located in North Carolina,                   checks/money orders:
over 4,200 landowners, forest managers,                                                 South Carolina or Virginia.
mill     operators,    loggers,    furniture                                                The policy offers broader coverage than it
manufacturers and educators, the NCFA                                                   has in the past, it is strictly hunting lease liability
                                                                                                                                                    NCFA dues for landowners and
offers a variety of programs and services                                               insurance and does not take the place of liability         hunt clubs must be made out to the
to forest landowners, the general public                                                insurance unrelated to leased hunting activities.           NCFA and may be combined in
and forestry professionals that promote                                                     Each distinct owner of the land (whether
                                                                                                                                                        one check/money order.
responsible use and management of our                                                   the owner is an individual, partnership, trust,
state's forest resources.                                                               corporation or other) must maintain a membership
    North Carolina's healthy, productive                                                in the NCFA and qualify for insurance coverage              The insurance premium must be
and diverse forests cover 58% of the                                                    by filling out a separate application form.                made out to the NCFA, but it must
state and demonstrate the success NCFA                                                      Since the policy names both the landowner
members have enjoyed in actively                                                        and the hunt club as insureds, each receives                 be in a separate check/money
managing our forests.                                                                   a certificate of insurance, and each must be a             order. Note: The insurance premium
    Currently, North Carolina has twice as       For Landowners &                       member of the NCFA.                                                 cannot be prorated.
much forestland than it did some 70 years        Hunt Clubs in North                        The NCFA requires that each ownership and
ago.                                                                                    hunt club be represented by a person who has the
    The forest products industry is North
                                                 Carolina, South Carolina and           legal authority to represent the ownership or hunt           Mail the checks/money orders
Carolina’s number one manufacturing              Virginia through the North Carolina    club.                                                         and the application form to:
industry in terms of employment and              Forestry Association                       The NCFA annual membership fee for
                                                                                                                                                     NCFA, 1600 Glenwood Avenue,
wages, according to the latest statistics                                               landowners is $40 for ownership of up to 500 acres
collected by the College of Natural                                                     plus $0.02 per acre for any acres above 500.                             Suite I
Resources at North Carolina State                                                           The annual membership fee for hunt clubs                       Raleigh, NC 27608
University. The textiles figures include                                                is $55 per club. These fees provide a one-year
textile mills, textile product mills and                                                membership in the NCFA and include all the
apparel manufacturing while the forest                                                  benefits of membership.                                      If you have any questions please
products statistics include logging, wood                                                   Both the hunt club and the landowner must be             call the NCFA at (919) 834-3943,
products, paper and wood furniture.                      www.ncforestry.org             NCFA members in good standing to qualify for                      ext. 26 or (800) 231-7723.
                                                           (800) 231-7723               insurance.
                                                                                                                                                              www.ncforestry.org



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     Hunting Lease Liability Insurance Policy Information                                                                  NCFA Hunting Lease Liability Insurance Application
    Hunting Lease Liability                                           Benefits of                                                            Hunt Club                                                                     Landowner




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    Insurance Highlights                                           NCFA Membership
 Underwritten by an A- rated company that                      The NCFA staff actively represents the
                                                                                                                  __________________________________________________________                           __________________________________________________________
  specializes in outdoor insurance coverage.                association and its members with the state            NAME OF HUNT CLUB                   # OF MEMBERS                                     NAME OF PERSON OR PERSONS OR ENTITY THAT THE
 Both the landowner and hunt club are                      legislature, regulatory bodies and the N.C.                                                                                                PROPERTY IS DEEDED TO.
  insured.                                                  Congressional delegation. This includes direct        __________________________________________________________
	Coverage for claims arising from the use of               contact with legislative representatives, offering    CLUB OFFICIAL TO RECEIVE CERTIFICATE OF INSURANCE
                                                                                                                                                                                                       __________________________________________________________
  firearms, tree stands and ATVs.                           testimony on key issues, briefing legislators and     __________________________________________________________                           LANDOWNER REPRESENTATIVE (if different from above)
	 deductible on coverage.
  No                                                        conducting tours to educate them on forestry and      MAILING ADDRESS
	Rates based on sliding scale with acreage                 forest management. The association aggressively                                                                                            __________________________________________________________
  leased.                                                   seeks legislation to improve forest management        __________________________________________________________                           MAILING ADDRESS
                                                                                                                  CITY                       STATE             ZIP CODE
 Fire damage liability limit of $50,000 helps              and to protect landowners and their private                                                                                                __________________________________________________________
  protect the timberland owner from fire                    property rights.                                      __________________________________________________________                           CITY                       STATE             ZIP CODE
  damage to leased premises due to hunting                      The NCFA staff provides technical assistance      COUNTY
  club negligence.                                          to members in interpreting regulations and laws                                                                                            __________________________________________________________
                                                                                                                  __________________________________________________________                           COUNTY
 Med Pay coverage of $5,000 is per person/                 that may impact forest management activities          WORK PHONE                          HOME PHONE
  per accident. Bodily injury must occur on                 and decisions. A cascade of regulations and laws                                                                                           __________________________________________________________
  the leased premises and be related to normal              and increased public concern about forestry           __________________________________________________________                           WORK PHONE                          HOME PHONE
  hunting club activities.                                  practices mandate a strong positive response          DUES: $55 payment enclosed
                                                                                                                                                                                                       __________________________________________________________
 Coverage includes members and guests.                     from forestry.                                                                                                                             DUES: $40 payment enclosed (plus $.02 per acre for acres over 500)
      Each Occurrence ................ $1,000,000               The NCFA holds local workshops for                 Please check here if annual dues have already been paid
      General Aggregate ............ $2,000,000             members to keep them abreast of legislative and             DATE AND CHECK # ________________________________                               Please check here if annual dues have already been paid
      Fire Damage Liability ....... $50,000                 regulatory issues affecting them and their land.
      Med Pay .............................. $5,000             The NCFA newsletter, TreeLine, keeps all                                                                                                LAND INFORMATION
                                                                                                                                    HUNTING LEASE RATES
                                                            members up to date on key issues and the                                                                                                    Total Number of Acres:
(Includes contractual liability coverage. Coverage          activities of the association.
                                                                                                                                      PER HUNT CLUB
applies on a per-club basis)                                    Membership in the NCFA is the best                    Acreage Range ...............................Premium Per Club
                                                                                                                      less than 500........................................................$180.00      Description of Tract:
                                                            investment you can make to protect your rights
*Due to the high volume of participants in this             as an individual and to assure your continued             501-1000...............................................................$255.00
program, please allow three weeks for proof of              ability to practice sound forest management.              1001-1500.............................................................$300.00     County:
insurance. The hunt club and the landowner will                 For more information about the benefits of            1501-2000.............................................................$380.00
receive a certificate.                                      NCFA membership, please call (919) 834-3943               2001-2500.............................................................$430.00
                                                                                                                                                                                                        State:
                                                            or (800) 231-7723 or visit our website: www.              2501-3000.............................................................$480.00
                                                            ncforestry.org.                                           3001-3500.............................................................$560.00     NOTE: NO COVERAGE IS IN EFFECT UNTIL ALL
                                                                                                                                                                                                        MONEY IS RECEIVED BY THE NCFA. COVERAGE
                                                                                                                      3501-4000.............................................................$635.00     CANNOT BE BACK DATED. ONE CHECK SHOULD
                                                                                                                      4001-4500.............................................................$720.00     BE SPECIFICALLY WRITTEN TO COVER THE
           Both sides of application must be filled out completely. A separate form must be filled out for each       4501-5000.............................................................$755.00     INSURANCE LEASE RATE. HUNT CLUBS AND
                                                                                                                      More than 5000........................................$0.15 per acre              LANDOWNERS CAN COMBINE THEIR DUES ON
            different landowner and tract of land (if you are insuring more than one tract owned by the same
                                                                                                                                                                                                        ONE CHECK.
            landowner AND in the same county all acreage may be combined on one form). Please be sure to
          include the county and state where the land is leased. Send separate payments, one for dues and the
                                       other for insurance premium. Thank You.
                                                                                                                         Please fill out the enclosed form and mail it back with your payment to the NCFA to
                                                                                                                                      activate your insurance. Please allow three weeks to process.

								
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