Silviculture on State Lands
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Growing state forests through 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

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: November 23, 2015
Current Invitations to Bid - Click on bid number to open contract document.
  Silviculture Contracts
Contract Type
Bid Number
Date Bids Opened
Southeast Pre-Commercial Thinning 1585 December 01, 2015
Northwest Tree Planting 1595
December 02, 2015
South Puget Sound Tree Planting 1594 December 10, 2015
Olympic Tree Planting 1601 December 10, 2015
Southeast Pre-Commercial Thinning 1604 December 11, 2015
Southeast Tree Planting 1588 December 15, 2015
Pacific Cascade Tree Planting 1599 December 15, 2015
Pacific Cascade Tree Planting 1600 December 15, 2015
Southeast Tree Planting 1603 December 15, 2015
Contracts Awarded 2006-Present