Vegetation Management

Timber Management


Authority to manage National Forest System timber derives from laws enacted by Congress, which authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to administer national forests and issue necessary regulations.  Objectives are to cultivate and maintain tree stands in a manner which promotes and achieves a diverse pattern of vegetation which best meets the needs of people now and in the future.




Timber Sale Contract Provisions
Click here, to view the USDA Forest Service Timber Sale Contract (Division BT) Provisions for Timber Sales.