Resource Management

The Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests have many important and wonderful resources such as fish, water, heritage, soils, silviculture, timber and geology. Feel free to read below about some of our resource management programs. As always, please feel free to contact us if you have questions.


Minerals & Geology

Questions about the Minerals & Geology Program should be directed to:

Curtis Caton
Geologist, Minerals Program Manager
(208) 702-2031

Marty Jones
Minerals Administrator
(208) 983-5158

Hayden Lewis
Minerals Administrator, Geologist
(208) 935-4272


Upcoming Events

None at this time.

Mining Information

Follow the links below for information about mining:


Timber Sale Information

Photo shows harvesting of timber on the Polar Ice Sale on the Lochsa Ranger District