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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Dillon Field Office
 
Release Date: 12/17/10
Contacts: Contact David Abrams 406-533-7617    

Dillon BLM Anounces Results Of Timber Sale


Pender Logging LLC of La Grande, Ore., was the successful bidder on a recent timber sale offered by the Bureau of Land Management in Dillon. The sale was in the Stone Creek drainage of the Ruby Mountains, about 24 miles northeast of Dillon.

The total sale price was $6,429 for 126 MBF of softwood products and 150 green tons of biomass material.

The sale was for a 35-acre salvage, sanitation, and commercial thinning harvest in Madison County, Township 7 South, Range 6 West, Sections 13 &14.


The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land, the most of any Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's mission is to manage and conserve the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations under our mandate of multiple-use and sustained yield. In Fiscal Year 2013, the BLM generated $4.7 billion in receipts from public lands.
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Last updated: 06-28-2012