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U.S. Forest Service"s timber sale program

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources Subcommittee.

U.S. Forest Service"s timber sale program

hearing before the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, first session, November 16, 1989.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources Subcommittee.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., [Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O., distributor] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Forest Service -- Management.,
  • Lumber trade -- United States.,
  • Forests and forestry -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUS Forest Service"s timber sale program.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 138 p. :
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18028773M

      “The Forest Service takes very seriously its obligation to ensure the accountability, integrity and effectiveness of the timber sale program,” the release said.   The state of Alaska is weighing in on the side of the federal government in court, hoping to help keep alive a U.S. Forest Service timber sale in Southeast, and with it what's left of a once Author: Pat Forgey. Logging has always been a part of what the U.S. Forest Service does. At its peak, in the ‘70s and ‘80s, the forest service harvested and sold tens of billions of board feet of timber every year. For about the last two decades, the Forest Service has harvested between two and three billion board feet of timber. 2 days ago  Scheff claims the U.S. Forest Service has, or will have, marked and sold somewhere between 6, more trees than what was approved as part of a .


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U.S. Forest Service"s timber sale program by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources Subcommittee. Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Forest Service sells timber and special forest products on a variety of contract and permit forms based on the complexity and/or value of the sale. Guidance for the use of these forms can be found in Forest Service Handbook (FSH)Chap Sections 53 and Permit form FS is used to collect fees and to authorize both.

The U.S. Forest Service Timber Sale Preparation Process (The U.S. Forest Services timber sale program book System) A Short Overview is a short narrated video presentation that introduces employees and partners to the Timber Sale gate U.S. Forest Services timber sale program book as outlined in Forest Service manual and Forest Service handbook The Forest Service stewards an impressive portfolio of landscapes across million acres of National Forests and Grasslands in the public trust.

The agency’s top priority is to maintain and improve the U.S. Forest Services timber sale program book, diversity, and productivity of the nation’s forests and grasslands to meet the needs of current and future generations. Forest. GAO discussed the Forest Service's Timber Sale Program Information Reporting System (TSPIRS).

U.S. Forest Services timber sale program book noted that: (1) TSPIRS reports the results of the year's timber harvest activities in terms of anticipated benefits from the harvest's net present values, a cost reporting module, and socio-economic benefits incurred from harvest-related jobs and income; (2) TSPIRS cost accounting covers growth.

Get this from a library. Review of the Forest Service's timber sale program, and the GAO financial audit of the Forest Service's financial statements: hearing before the Subcommittee on Forests, Family Farms, and Energy of the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, first session, Ap Get this from a library.

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Forest Services timber sale program book Government Operations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, second session, Ma [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations.

GAO discussed the Forest Service timber sales program, focusing on: (1) a regulation allowing for timber sales contract extensions in the event of drastic price reductions for wood products; and (2) the Service's efforts to reduce the program's costs.

GAO noted that: (1) the Service did not adequately evaluate the costs and benefits of allowing contract extensions; (2) the regulation is. Periodic Timber Sale Accomplishment Reports (PTSAR) Gopher Frog Sale, U.S.

Forest Services timber sale program book Pine Ecosystem Restoration and Hazardous Fuels Reduction Project, Mississippi. The PTSAR was developed to enable the Forest Service to track its progress in timber sale volume accomplishments in various categories.

The responsible line officer for the timber sale shall certify on the certification report (generated by TIM), titled “Timber Sale Report,” that: “All attached documents and specifications for this timber sale have been completed in accordance with regulations at 36 CFR, PartSubpart B, and applicable Forest Service Manual and Handbook.

Howard, James L. U.S. timber production, trade, consumption, and price statistics to Research Paper FPL-RP Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory.

91 p. A limited number of free copies of this publication are available to the. On the pages linked below you will find out how DNR sells state trust land timber, and how we market timber and other forest products to earn income to build our public schools, universities, state mental hospitals and other institutions and to help fund local services in many counties.

These diverse forests across the state offer many ways to. The Timber Sale Program designates areas for commercial wood harvest, determines how much wood is available and the harvest method to be used, and marks trees to be cut.

Actual timber sales are. The Timber Management Field Book has been in use since the late 's and is a popular field tool for foresters to accomplish field work. It is used to access information on timber volumes, site indexes, surveying and cruising data, reforestation, scaling, and other silvicultural information while in the : Spiral-bound.

Lists of services are provided solely as a courtesy to landowners. The U.S. Forest Service Southern Research Station (SRS) makes no representation whatsoever as to the quality of work or business practices of the firms listed.

The SRS strongly suggests that before entering into any transaction with an individual or a business, you ask for the. U.S. Forest Service's timber sale program: hearing before the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, first session, Novem (Book, ) [] Get.

GAO reviewed the Forest Service's Timber Sale Program Information Reporting System (TSPIRS). GAO found that: (1) overall, the Service continued to make progress in testing and implementing TSPIRS; (2) TSPIRS accounting for road costs was consistent with the basic system design outlined in a GAO report and was appropriate for cost accounting purposes, but alternative methods existed; (3).

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. United States. Forest Service. Northeastern timber salvage administration. Books from the extended shelves: United States.

Forest Service. Northeastern timber salvage administration: Report of the U.S. Forest service programs resulting from the New England hurricane of Septem February Links contain timber sales, statewide, scheduled for that month's auction (s).

The packet for each sale contains pre-sales documents in PDF format prepared by DNR; each bidder must perform their own inspection and appraisal. January - Timber Sale Auction Packets and Auction Book. February - Timber Sale Auction Packets and Auction Book.

Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Forest Service's development of a timber cost accounting system to: (1) evaluate whether system development activities were proceeding adequately; and (2) determine whether the system would be complete and allow for comparison of actual costs and found that, rather than develop a cost accounting system, the Service proposed a.

Timber sales on U.S. Forest Service lands feed 80% of the timber industry in the Black Hills, an industry that contributes around $ million annually to the local economy, supporting around. To learn more about the Forest Service’s timber sale program, see “Ending Timber Sales on National Forests: The Facts” by the John Muir Project, a report which was reviewed and approved by the Congress Research Service, the non-partisan research arm of the U.S.

Congress. Although the Forest Service’s timber sale program is a net money. GAO reviewed the Forest Services total costs associated with its timber sales program for fiscal years and Serious accounting and financial reporting deficiencies at the Forest Service during fiscal years and precluded GAO from making an accurate determination of the total federal costs for the timber sales program.

These deficiencies made the Forest Service's cost. Agroforestry Agroforestry combines agriculture and forestry technologies to create more integrated, diverse, productive, profitable, healthy and sustainable land-use systems.

Practices are focused on meeting the economic, environmental and social needs of people on their private lands. The forestry profession encompasses the science and practice of establishing, managing, using, and conserving.

WA DNR March Timber Sales Auction Announcement #4 March Auctions - 3/18/ To access any of the five region auctions, follow directions and links in this document: Links to May Skype Auctions New 5/4/ Logging is up in the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest under the U.S.

Forest Service timber program that focuses less on commercial sales and instead. Get this from a library. Emergency salvage sale program: Forest Service met its target, but more timber could have been offered for sale: report to the Chairman, Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, U.S.

Senate. [United States. General Accounting Office.]. On state owned forestlands, almost all timber sales are sold through a bidding process. Percentages of revenue from these timber sales go to respective counties, with the remainder allocated to the ODF State Forests Division.

This revenue is used for administration, forest planning, environmental research, and water quality monitoring, among. Timber from returned or defaulted contracts shall be given preference for resale in the Forest Service timber sales programs.

(B) Timber sales in Forest Service region 6 shall not exceed four billion three hundred million board feet of net merchantable sawtimber in fiscal year U.S. Sens. John Thune (R-S.D.), Mike Rounds (R-S.D.), Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.), and John Barrasso (R-Wyo.), and U.S.

Reps. Kristi Noem (R-S.D.) and Cynthia Lummis (R-Wyo.) this week wrote to U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell to request the agency increase its timber sale program for the Black Hills National Forest (BHNF) in fiscal year Increasing timber production in the BHNF will help.

The primary aim of the U.S. Forest Service has historically been to provide _____ based on Pinchot's philosophy of _____. timber to logging companies; pragmatic conservation Seasonal migration allows grazing livestock to. For many years the Forest Service has sold timber from national forests via auctions.

The potential for collusive bidding at govern-ment timber sales has long been recognized (see, e.g., Cassadyp. It was a focus of congressional hearings in (U.S. Senate ); nevertheless, the Justice Department has been able to success. To obtain a list of FSC- and SFI-certified timber sales, please visit our timber sales webpages.

To learn more about chain-of-custody and demonstrating that your timber is derived from a responsibly managed forest and/or to learn more about becoming a “program participant” in the FSC program.

Historically, salvage logging occupied a relatively small niche in the U.S. Forest Service's timber sales program, focusing on speedy removal of dead and dying trees. Salvage logging emerged as a major political issue and environmental concern inwhen Congress passed the "logging rider" as part of a supplemental appropriations bill.

Timber Trends in the United States [Forest Service] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Timber Trends in the United StatesAuthor: Forest Service. Professional Foresters and staff utilize up-to-date practices and technology to manage Wisconsin's largest county forest.

The Douglas County Forestry Department typically has three timber sale auctions per year with the annual harvest between 4, and 4, acres. Forest Practices Act. Helping Landowners. Replanting Forests.

Non-Motorized Trails. Motorized Trails. Forest Benefits. About Oregon's Forests. Agency Home Page Feature Box 1. Grants & Financial Incentives. Partner Agencies & Organizations Agency Home Page Feature Box 2. Northwest Oregon Forest Management Plan and. Record copies of publications of the Forest Service in RGPublications of the U.S.

Government. Records of the Bureau of Land Management, RG Records of the National Park Service, RG Records of the Soil Conservation Service, RG General Records of the Forest Service and its Predecessors The Eagle Ranch Timber Sale is being proposed as part of the Shasta-Trinity National Forest Timber Sale Program.

The project area has had previous timber harvests including the most recent Forest Service timber sale in the ’s. The timber sale being proposed in this Environmental Assessment. A large timber sale on the Tongass National Forest is not as large as it was advertised. An environmental watchdog organization has uncovered a U.S.

Forest Service document showing a million-board-foot mistake on the Big Thorne timber sale on Prince of Wales Island in Southeast Alaska. U.S. Forest Service - Idaho Panhandle National Forests, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.

K likes. The mission of the USDA Forest Service is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of the Nation’s /5(12).

Brad Seaberg Timber Sale Administration Program Leader; at U.S. Forest Service Nevada City, California connectionsTitle: Timber Sale Administration .January January Auction Book # - pdf FSC® - This sale, or a portion of this sale, is certified under the Forest Stewardship Council® US Forest Management Standard (cert no: BV-FM/COC).

SFI® - This sale is certified under the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® Forest Management Standard (cert no: PwC-SFIFM). Simple tricks the U.S. Forester service uses to keep their axes in top condition. Wranglerstar book: Contact Me: wra.