Timber Sales on State Forests in Region 9 - NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation

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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

Subcontractor Responsibility form (PDF, 200 KB)

Vendor Responsibility Questionnaire (PDF, 200 KB)
August 23, 2018
sftwd Chautauqua 7 (PDF, 1.1 MB) $39,202 Albany
August 23, 2018
hrdwd Cattaraugus 1 (PDF, 975 KB) $139,834 Albany
August 9, 2018
hrdwd Cattaraugus 2, (PDF, 991KB) $92,798 Albany 1) Clear Lake Lumber Inc. - $114,806
2) Sugar Grove Hardwoods - $103,685
3) RAM Forest Products, - $102,000
August 2, 2018
hrdwd Canadaway Creek WMA (PDF, 727KB) $28,460 Albany No Bids Received
July 19, 2018
sftwd Allegany 5 (PDF, 870 KB) $27,000 Albany 1) Timber Ridge Logging, LLC - $64,400
CHA Packet
June 28, 2018
Chautauqua Local Sales Packet (PDF, 986 KB) see packet Allegany Sub-Office Bid Results (PDF, 106 KB)
May 10, 2018
hrdwd Cattaraugus 5 (PDF, 930 KB) $12,266.10 Albany 1) RAM Forest Products, Inc - $18,913
2) Danzer Lumber North America Inc - $15,777
3) Firth Maple Products - $14,400

*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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