Who Harvests the Forest?


Roughly 1.56 billion board feet of timber was harvested from Idaho's forests in 1993 (the last year for which complete reports are available).
The following table providea a breakdown of the source of Idaho's timber for selected years.

Source of Timber Received by Idaho Mills
Source Percentage of Total Harvest
1984 1989 1993
National Forests 38.7% 40.4% 34.5%
State Forests 11.1% 13.5% 13.9%
Tribal and BLM 1.7% 1.6% 1.1%
Private Forests 48.4% 44.4% 50.6%


 

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