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 #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.

Homochitto SPB #2

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 08/08/2018 for an estimated volume of 39130 ton of Combined Softwoods non-saw marked or otherwise designated for cutting. The Homochitto #2 SPB Salvage Sale is located within T5N R1E SEC. 14, 26, 28, 27,29, 30; T6N R1E SEC. 34, 35, 36, 43, 44; T5N R1W SEC. 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24, 29, 31, 30, 25, 28, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 49, 54, 55, 59, 57; & T6N R1W SEC. 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 11, 52, 72, 73, 74, 75, 77. Timber sale Contract 2400-6 will be used. The termination date for this sale is 08/15/2019.

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.

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.

Homochitto SPB #1 Timber Sale

The Homochitto #1 SPB Salvage Sale is located within T3N R1E Sec. 3, 4, 5; & T4N R1E Sec. 35, 36, 37, 38, 39; in Wilkinson Co., 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 06/20/2018 for an estimated volume of 46669 ton of Combined Softwoods non-saw marked or otherwise designated for cutting.

Bienville SPB #27

On 07/06/2018, at 10:00 AM , sealed bids will be opened in the Bienville District Office , 3473 Highway 35 South, Forest, MS for the Bienville #27 SPB Salvage sale . This sale is located in T4 RI OE Sec. 1 , 2, 3, 4, 9, I 0, 11 , 1 2, 13 , 14, 15, 21 , 22, 23, 24, 26, & 27 in Jasper Co., MS. Timber sale Contract 2400-6 will be used . The termination date for this sale is 06/30/2019.

Bienville SPB #28

On 07/26/2018, at 10:00 AM, sealed bids will be opened in the Bienville District Office at 3473 Highway 35 South, Forest, MS for the Bienville #28 SPB Salvage sale. This sale is located in T6, R8E, Sec. 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, T6, R9E, Sec 19, 20, 29, and 30. Timber sale Contract 2400-6 will be used. The termination date for this sale is 06/30/2019.

Bienville #25 SPB Salvage Sale

Bid opening date 07/03/2018 at Bienville District Office 3473 Hwy. 35 S. Forest MS; Timber Sale Contract 2400-6; termination date for this sale is 06/30/2019

Bienville SPB #17 Timber Sale

The Bienville #17 SPB Salvage Sale is located within T4N R8E Sections: 20, 21, 22, 27, 28. 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 05/15/2018 for an estimated volume of 12149 ton of Combined Softwoods non-saw marked or otherwise designated for cutting.

Compartment 29 De Soto NF

On 08/01/2018, at 10:00 AM, sealed bids will be opened in the De Soto District Office, 654 West Frontage Road, Wiggins, MS 39577 for the Compartment 29 sale. This sale is located in TIN, R9W, Sec. 6/7. Timber sale Contract 2400-6T will be used. The termination date for this sale is 12/31/2020. This is a small business set-aside sale.

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 #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.

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.

Homochitto #4 SPB