State Trust Lands Forest Management
We use silviculture activities to achieve a variety of agency objectives. By promoting forest health and productivity, increasing revenue, and sustaining wildlife habitat, these activities play a key active role in keeping Washington's forested state trust lands vibrant and healthy.
Silviculture contracts fall under several categories: Tree Planting, Pre-Commercial Thinning, Site Preparation, and Conifer Release. If you are interested in bidding on silviculture contracts, please browse this information to find out about the bidding process and current and anticipated contracts open for bid.
UPDATED: March 24, 2015
Current Invitations to Bid
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|South Puget Sound||Conifer Release - Ground Herbicide ||1558||March 25, 2015|
|Northeast||Pre-Commercial Thinning||1559||March 27, 2015|
|Northeast||Pre-Commercial Thinning||1560||March 27, 2015|
(Not Currently Open for bid and subject to change)
|Pacific Cascade||Spring Ground Herbicide||1551||04/21/2015|
|Pacific Cascade||Hand Cutting||1555||06/11/2015|
|Pacific Cascade||Fall Aerial Herbicide||1552||06/25/2015|
|Pacific Cascade||Fall Ground Herbicide||1553||07/07/2015|
|Pacific Cascade||Fall Ground Herbicide||1554||07/07/2015|
Contracts Awarded 2006-Present