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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Dillon Field Office
 
Release Date: 06/29/11
Contacts: David Abrams 406-533-7617    

Timber Sale Logging Traffic Increases In Centennial Valley


Officials from the Bureau of Land Management’s Dillon Field Office are advising the public that logging operations from a timber sale in the Centennial Valley are under way. 

As part of the Price of Beans Timber Sale in the Price Creek and Bean Creek areas on the south side of the Centennial Valley, logging trucks will travel down the Price-Peet Road (#1805) and the Bean Creek Road (#1859) to the South Centennial Valley Road and onto Interstate 15.

These operations will be in effect Monday through Friday from now through mid-October. 

The public is advised to use caution when traveling these roads and to watch for heavy equipment.  Short delays may also be expected.

For further information, please contact Aly Piwowar, Forester, at (406) 683-8000.



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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Dillon Field Office   1005 Selway      Dillon, MT 59725  

Last updated: 06-28-2012