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Release Date: 10/08/10
Contacts: Contact David Abrams 406-533-7617    

BLM Announces Results Of Dillon Timber Sale

RY Timber, Inc. of Townsend, Mont. was the successful bidder on a recent timber sale offered by the Bureau of Land Management in Dillon. The sale is in the Price Creek and Bean Creek drainages of the Centennial Valley, about 12 miles east of Monida, Mont.

The total sale price was $31,824.25 for 15,675 tons of softwood products and 400 tons of biomass material.

The sale, known as the Price of Beans timber sale, was for an 862-acre salvage, sanitation, and commercial thinning harvest located in Township 14 South, Range 3 West, Section 31; Township 15 South, Range 3 West, Section 6; Township 15 South, Range 4 West, Sections 1, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9; and Township 15 South, Range 4 West, Sections 1 and 12.

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 sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. In Fiscal Year 2015, the BLM generated $4.1 billion in receipts from activities occurring on public lands.

Dillon Field Office   1005 Selway      Dillon, MT 59725  

Last updated: 06-28-2012