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Timber Sales on State Forests in Region 9

The following table lists all current sales of standing timber offered on State Forest properties in Region 9. Data for each sale includes the bid opening date, a link to the Notice of Sale, the minimum bid that will be accepted, and the bid results for that sale.

Contract # /
Bid Opening Date
Timber Notice of Sale Minimum
Bid Results
May 29, 2014
hrdwd Chautauqua 7
(PDF, 668 KB)
$81,930.50 Albany
April 17, 2014
sftwd Chautauqua 13
(PDF, 430 KB)
$7,317 Albany
April 3, 2014
hrdwd Cattaraugus 2
(PDF 1.80 MB)
$205,903 Albany 1) Bradford Forest Inc.-$415,455
2) RAM Forest Products-$358,145
3) Firth Maple Products-312,845
4) Hitchcock Excavation-$221,873
March 20, 2014
sftwd Chautauqua 3
(PDF, 637 KB)
$12,156.75 Albany 1) Sluga Logging-$28,567.94
2) Northern Timber Harvesting-$15,000
3) Eastern Woodlands-$13,300
4) Luta Logging-$13,241.76
Feb. 27, 2014
hrdwd Cattaraugus 16
(PDF, 1.0 MB)
$58,208 Albany 1) Hitchcock Excavation-$66,208
2) Bradford Forest, Inc.-$65,825
Dec. 5, 2013
hrdwd Chautauqua 1
(PDF, 609 KB)
$10,450 Albany 1) Firth Maple Products-$12,700
2) Bradford Forest-$11,405
3) Hitchcock Excavation-$11,140
Dec. 5, 2013
hrdwd Chautauqua 8
(PDF, 668 KB)
$8,570 Albany 1) Firth Maple Products-$16,100
2) Reuben Hostetler-$8,980
Nov. 21, 2013
sftwd Chautauqua 3
(PDF, 613 KB)
$10,845 Albany 1) Northern Timber Harvesting, LLC-$17,120
Nov.14, 2013
hrdwd Allegany 6
(PDF, 2.26 MB)
$50,359 Albany 1) RAM Forest Products-$117,020
2) Wagner Hardwoods-$107,107
3) Gutchess Lumber-$82,578
4) Two Rivers Timber Co.-$78,100
5) Hillerich & Bradsby Co.-$72,704
Nov.14, 2013
hrdwd Chautauqua 7
(PDF, 707 KB)
$70,950 Albany 1) Hitchcock Excavation-$120,612
2) Bradford Forest, Inc.-$105,913
3) Firth Maple Products-$87,600
4) Gutchess Lumber Co.-$84,102.50
5) Klondike Timber Resources-$74,645
October 24, 2013
Allegany 19
(PDF, 1.69 MB)
$11,936.55 Albany 1) D& L Logging-$24,955
2) Newland Trucking-$18,902.80
3) Northern Timber Harvesting LLC-$15,100
4) R.T. Chamberlain Logging-$14,180
5) Rocky Ridge Trading Co.-$12,639
October 10, 2013
hrdwd Cattaraugus 16
(PDF, 985 KB)
$90,205.50 Albany 1) Gutchess Lumber Co., Inc.-$145,500
2) Bradford Forest, Inc.-$91,000
3) Rocky Ridge Trading Co., Inc.-$90,333.33

*Office addresses are listed on the right side of this page.

Logger Training Requirements - Any person who will perform any duties related to the felling, handling and removal of trees under timber sale contracts on State Forests will be required to be Trained Logger Certified® (TLC) through the New York Logger Training Program. The New York Logger Training Program maintains this list of certified timber harvesters, see link in right column.

Truck drivers and loader operators are not required to be TLC if their only duties are the loading of forest products onto trucks and/or transportation of forest products from the harvest site.

Contracts will be posted for 30 days beyond bid opening date.

Parties interested in bidding must contact the appropriate DEC office to obtain the required Sale of Forest Products Proposal, Bidders/Proposer's Certification, and bid envelope. Bids submitted on something other than the Forest Products Proposal, without the Bidder's/Proposer's Certification, and/or without a bid deposit, will be rejected. Bids submitted in envelopes other than those provided by the Department may not be delivered to the appropriate location by the U.S. Postal Service.

Local sales have a winning bid amount less than $10,000, and are approved by the Regional Forester. Revenue sales have a winning bid of $10,000 or more, and require Central Office approval.

Bid results will be posted no sooner than 24 hours after the bid opening date.

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