Stewardship Contracting

Contact Michael Daugherty, Regional Stewardship Coordinator, at 503.808.2519 if you have any questions.


Pacific Northwest (Region 6) Map


Stewardship Projects Approved in Oregon and Washington by Unit

Click on the short title's below for more information about a specific project.

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area




Gifford Pinchot


Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie

Mt. Hood




Rogue River-Siskiyou






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Stewardship Contracting and Reporting Information

  • Stewardship Contracting -Section 323 of Public Law 108-7 (16 USC 2104 Note).  In GENERAL. - Title VI of the Healthy Forest Restoration Act of 2003 (16 U.S.C 6591) (as amended by Section 8204) is amended by adding at the end of the following:  SEC 604. STEWARDSHIP END RESULT CONTRACTING PROJECTS.  Grants permanent authority for Stewardship End Result Contracting and includes provisions to apply same liability for accidental fire in timber sales as on stewardship sales (rather than FAR liability).

  • Region 6 Forest Stewardship Contact List - (updated January 12, 2011). List of personnel by Forest with knowledge of and reporting responsibility for stewardship projects.

  • Forest Service Handbook on Stewardship Contracting - FSH 2409.19-2016-1, effective date June 13, 2016.

User Guides

Other Helpful Links

  • Stewardship Contracting - Internet site listing stewardship projects and maps, reports, direction, authorities, etc.
  • Stewardship Training - Nationally produced tutorial with individual modules to lead the user through the use and understanding of stewardship authorities and contracts.
  • Forest Contracting Guidebooks - Produced by Sustainable Northwest:
    • Multiparty Monitoring and Stewardship Contracting: A Tool for Adaptive Management
    • Stewardship Contracting and Collaboration: Best Practices Guidebook
    • Best Value & Stewardship Contracting Guidebooks: Meeting Ecological and Community Objectives


Updated:  30 August 2016