Timber Contracting

Effective January 3, 2022, Timber Sale Sealed Bids may be hand-delivered to the Forest Supervisor’s Office (200 Sycamore St, Elkins, WV). Bids will also be received by mail or courier service. All bids must be received by the Bid Opening date and time specified. 

All timber sale bid openings will be closed to public participation. Bid results will be posted on this webpage and publicly posted at the entrance of the designated office.

Timber sales are conducted on the National Forests to help meet the nation's timber needs as well as protecting and restoring ecological systems through their strategic use. Balancing the ecological with the economical, timber sales are a part of the Forest Service's multi-use forest management plan for providing the greatest good to local communities.

Schedule of Sales

Sale Reports

Starting June, 2021, recent sale reports will be kept on our public facing file storage system. 

Previous Sale Results​

 

Timber Contracting Documents

The following documents are required of all contractors entering into timber contracts with the U.S. Forest Service.Parties interested in contracting with the Monongahela National Forest's timber program should review the following information.

Timber Contract Management

Legal Status and Assurances

Bond Information

Deposit Information

Letter of Credit

Doing Business with the Forest Service

Timber Sales Payments

Payments for timber sales can be made in the following ways:

Online

The Department of Treasury is encouraging the use of Pay.gov as an alternative to Lockbox.  Pay.gov accepts credit cards, debit cards, and Automated Clearing House (ACH) transfers from bank accounts.  Credit card payments have a maximum payment amount of $24,999.99.  There is no limitation on ACH bank-to-bank transfers.

Regular Mail

Starting on November 1, 2018, the new ‘Remit to’ address for bill payments is:

USDA Forest Service
P.O. Box 6200-09
Portland, OR  97228-6200
Overnight Couriers.

Overnight Couriers.

The new courier package address for overnight express (FedEx, UPS, DHL, etc.) is:

U.S. Bank Government Lockbox
USDA Forest Service 6200-09
17650 NE Sandy Blvd.
Portland, OR  97230





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