Resource Management

 

The National Forests in Mississippi is staffed with experts in many different fields in order to productively manage the forest. Although there are countless resources in the forest, including water, air, soil, botany and wildlife, this web section will concentrate on a number of popular topics. Please view the topics below to find out more about the Travel Management Rule (MVUM), Timber Sales, Land Sales and Fire and Aviation.


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Bienville 29B Salvage

The Bienville #29-B SPB Salvage Sale is located within T4N-R9E sec. 11-15 & 22-26 and T4N-R10E sec.7-9, 17-22, 29-32 in Smith and Jasper County, MS. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at Bienville District Office, 3473 Highway 35 South, Forest, MS at 10:00 AM local time on 09/27/2018 for an estimated volume of 12107 ton of Combined Softwoods non-saw marked or otherwise designated for cutting. The Forest Service reserves the right to reject any and all bids. Interested parties may obtain a prospectus from the office listed below. A prospectus, bid form, and complete information concerning the timber, the conditions of sale, and submission of bids is available to the public from the Bienville District Office, 3473 Highway 35 South, Forest, MS. The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Bienville #23/24 SPB Salvage Sale

The Bienville #23/24 SPB Salvage Sale is located within T3N,R7E, Sec 6; T3N,R6E, Sec 1,2,3,10,11; T4N,R6E, Sec 1, 10-14,23-27,34-36; T4N,R7E, Sec 7,18,30,31 in Smith County. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at Bienville District Office, 3473 Highway 35 South, Forest, MS at 10:00 AM local time on 08/28/2018 for an estimated volume of 14861 ton of Combined Softwoods non-saw marked or otherwise designated for cutting. The Forest Service reserves the right to reject any and all bids. The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Compartment 500 De Soto NF

The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at District Office, Wiggins, MS at 10:00 AM local time on 09/05/2018 for an estimated volume of 4246 CCF of Southern Yellow Pine sawtimber, and 6400 CCF of Southern Yellow Pine pulpwood marked or otherwise designated for cutting. This is a small business set-aside sale. If no selfcertifying small business concern makes a valid bid, the Forest Service will readvertise this sale without restrictions on bidder size. The Forest Service reserves the right to reject any and all bids. The Compartment 500 Sale is located within T3S, R9W, Sections 21,22,27,28,33,34.

Gator Timber Sale

The Gator Sale is located within T7N R10W Sec14, 15, 21, and 22 in Jones County, MS 20 miles Southeast of Laurel, MS. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at the Chickasawhay Ranger Distict Office, 968 Highway 15 South Laurel, MS District at 10:00 AM local time on 09/21/2018 for an estimated volume of 7 CCF of Hardwoods sawtimber, 14333 CCF of Southern Yellow Pine sawtimber, 11 CCF of Hardwoods pulpwood, and 2202 CCF of Pine Pulpwood pulpwood marked or otherwise designated for cutting. The Forest Service reserves the right to reject any and all bids. The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Compartment 21 Timber Sale

The Compartment 21 Sale is located within T1S, R9W, sec. 3,4,5,8,9,10. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at District Office, 654 Frontage Rd., Wiggins, MS 39577 at 11:00 AM local time on 09/21/2018 for an estimated volume of 2136 CCF of Southern Yellow Pine sawtimber, and 3255 CCF of Southern Yellow Pine pulpwood marked or otherwise designated for cutting. This is a small business setaside sale. If no self-certifying small business concern makes a valid bid, the Forest Service will readvertise this sale without restrictions on bidder size. Sale contains specified roads with an estimated public works construction cost of $87,846.31. Bidders qualifying as small business concerns under the Small Business Act may, when submitting a bid, elect for the Forest Service to build permanent roads. The Forest Service reserves the right to reject any and all bids. The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Compartment 57 Timber Sale

The Compartment 57 Sale is located within Sections 10, 15, 16,a nd 22, Township 5 South, Range 1 East, Benton County, Mississippi. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at District Office, Oxford at 10:00 AM local time on 09/21/2018 for an estimated volume of 3380 CCF of Southern Yellow Pine non-saw marked or otherwise designated for cutting. In addition, there is within the sale area an estimated volume of 353 CCF of Southern Yellow Pine sawtimber that the bidder agrees to remove at a fixed rate. The Forest Service reserves the right to reject any and all bids. The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Richardson Creek 78-85 Timber Sale

The Richardson Creek 78-85 Sale is located within T5N R2E Section 1,9; T5N R3E Section 9; T6N R2E Section 38, T6N R3E Section 37,38; Franklin Co.,6 miles from Meadville MS. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at the Homochitto NF office,1200 Hwy 184 East, Meadville, MS at 11:00 AM local time on 09/21/2018 for an estimated volume of 37251 ton of Combined Softwoods non-saw marked or otherwise designated for cutting. The Forest Service reserves the right to reject any and all bids. The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Richardson Creek 306-318 Timber Sale

The Richardson Creek 306-318 Sale is located within T5N R1E 1,19,20;T5N R2E Section 1,5,6,7; & T6N R2E Section 40,47; Franklin Co. 19 miles west of Bude, MS. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at Homochitto District Office, 1200 Highway 184 East, Meadville, MS at 10:00 AM local time on 09/21/2018 for an estimated volume of 42918 ton of Combined Softwoods non-saw marked or otherwise designated for cutting. The Forest Service reserves the right to reject any and all bids. The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Compartment 18 Timber Sale

The Compartment 18 Sale is located within T1N, R9W, Sec. 15,21,22,27. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at District Office, Wiggins, MS at 10:00 AM local time on 09/21/2018 for an estimated volume of 2451 CCF of Southern Yellow Pine sawtimber, and 2779 CCF of Southern Yellow Pine pulpwood marked or otherwise designated for cutting. This is a small business set-aside sale. If no self-certifying small business concern makes a valid bid, the Forest Service will readvertise this sale without restrictions on bidder size. The Forest Service reserves the right to reject any and all bids. The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Compartment 19-20 Timber Sale

The Compartment 19-20 Sale is located within T1N, R9W, Sec. 27,34,35, T1S, R9W. sec. 2,3. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at the District Office in Wiggins, MS at 10:00 AM local time on 09/25/2018 for an estimated volume of 1622 CCF of Southern Yellow Pine sawtimber, and 3838 CCF of Southern Yellow Pine pulpwood marked or otherwise designated for cutting. This is a small business set-aside sale. If no self-certifying small business concern makes a valid bid, the Forest Service will readvertise this sale without restrictions on bidder size. The Forest Service reserves the right to reject any and all bids. Interested parties may obtain a prospectus from the office listed below. The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Bienville #26B SPB Salvage

The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at Bienville District Office, 3473 Highway 35 South, Forest, MS at 11:00 AM local time on 08/10/2018 for an estimated volume of 21249 ton of Combined Softwoods non-saw marked or otherwise designated for cutting. The Bienville #26B SPB Salvage Sale is located within T4N R7E SEC. 2 & 3 in Smith Co., MS; T5N R7E SEC. 26, 27, 34, 35, 36; & T5N R8E SEC. 30 in Scott Co., MS. The sale termination date is 06/30/2019.

Bienville #21/22 SPB Timber Sale

The Bienville #21/22 SPB Salvage Sale is located within T4N, R6E, Sec.1-3,11,12; T5N, R6E, Sec.13, 22- 27,34-36; & T5N, R7E Sec.18,19,30,&31,in Scott Co., MS. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at Bienville District Office, 3473 Highway 35 South, Forest, MS at 10:00 AM local time on 05/30/2018 for an estimated volume of 8673 ton of Combined Softwoods non-saw marked or otherwise designated for cutting.

HOMOCHITTO #3 SPB

The Homochitto #3 SPB Salvage Sale is located within T7N R5E Sections 1- 4, 9, 14-22, 29, 30; T7N R6E Section 6 of Franklin County; and T8N R5E Section 13, 14, 15, 22-28, 33-36; and T8N R6W Section 31 of Lincoln County. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at Homochitto District Office, 1200 Highway 184 East, Meadville, MS at 10:00 AM local time on 06/29/2018 for an estimated volume of 27909 tons of Combined Softwoods non-saw marked or otherwise designated for cutting.

Bienville #26A SPB Salvage

The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at Bienville District Office, 3473 Highway 35 South, Forest, MS at 10:00 AM local time on 08/10/2018 for an estimated volume of 15701 ton of Combined Softwoods non-saw marked or otherwise designated for cutting. The Bienville #26A SPB Salvage Sale is located within T4N R7E SEC. 14, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 34, 35, 36; & T4N R8E SEC. 4, 5, 9, 10, 19 in Smith Co., MS. The termination date for this sale is 06/30/2019.

Compartments #137/138

The Compartments 137/138 Sale is located within Parts of Sections 2 and 3, Township 23 North, Range 5 East, and Parts of Sections 26, 34 and 35 Township 24 North, Range 5 East, Yalobusha County, Mississippi. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at District Office, Oxford, Mississippi at 10:00 AM local time on 06/13/2018 for an estimated volume of 1664 CCF of Southern Yellow Pine saw timber, and 3667 CCF of Southern Yellow Pine pulpwood marked or otherwise designated for cutting.


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