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Timber Sales on State Forests in Region 6

The following table lists all current sales of standing timber offered on State Forest properties in Region 6. 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
January 29, 2015
sftwd St. Lawrence 35
(PDF, 661 KB)
$9,840 Albany
December 18, 2014
hrdwd Jefferson 4
(PDF, 420 KB)
$13,809 Albany
December 11, 2014
hrdwd Lewis 21
(PDF, 740 KB)
$36,175 Albany 1) Pala Wood Services Co. - $72,552
December 10, 2014
sftwd Oswego 2
(PDF, 458 KB)
$4,331.50 Lowville 1) Alvin Noftsier- $5570
2) Pala Wood Services- $5103
December 3, 2014
hrdwd Lewis 12
(PDF, 685 KB)
$1,496 Lowville

1) J & L Forest Management- $3577
2) Michael J. Lyndaker- $3200
3) Jerry L. Reed- $2926.86
4) Larry Drelick - $2650
5) Alvin Noftsier- $2558
6) Derek Loomis- $2355
7) Daniel F. Edick- $2296
8) Lyle Moser Logging- $2225

November 26, 2014
hrdwd Lewis 13
(PDF, 127 KB)
$1,247 Lowville 1) Lyle Moser Logging- $2925
2) Michael J. Lyndaker- $2850
3) Daniel Edick- $2100
4) Larry Drelick - $1950
5) J & L Forest Management- $1875
6) Darwin Keefer- $1750
7) Alvin Noftsier- $1731
November 13, 2014
hrdwd Lewis 1
(PDF, 1.26 MB)
$35,660.30 Albany 1) Baillie Lumber Co.- $78,887
2) Pala Wood Services- $66,413
3) M.J. Lyndaker Logging- $65,852
4) Edick's Sawmill & Logging- $63,575.50
5) Jerry L. Reed- $52,207
6) McDonough Hardwoods Ltd.- $37,060
November 5, 2014
sftwd Lewis 40
(PDF, 410 KB)
$3,960.00 Lowville 1. Pala Wood Services Co. Inc -$8,339.00
2. David Keefer -$6,500.00

*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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