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FOREST MANAGEMENT SPECIALISTS, Inc.
4886 Chisholm Road
Florence, AL 35634
Telephone: (256) 765-0397 - FAX: (256) 765-0398
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Current Timber Sales

Persons interested in selling or buying timber should contact the FMS office by telephone, email, or in person.

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CLEAR-CUT SALES - OPEN-FOR-BID
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Sale Nbr.
Location
Harvestable Acres & Location
Method of Payment -- see Synpopsis
Bid
Deadline
Links to Sale Synopsis, Maps, Photos, & Data

Comments

17011-TS

In MarionCo., AL, near Buzzard Bluff, AL
~60

Portions of
Section 4,
T9s, R 14w
Lump-sum sealed bid; clearcut of all merchantable timber within clearcut areas (marked with pink flagging), and up to 50% of the canopy from designated SMZs (marked with blue flagging).
11:45 a.m., Tuesday, September 26, 2017.
HARDWOOD SAWTIMBER: Grade Red & White Oak, Hickory, Poplar, Sweetgum.

TIELOGS - Oak and Misc. species

HARDWOOD PULPWOOD

17010-TS

In Cullman Co., AL, near Wilhite, AL
~80

Portions of
Section 31,
T8s, R 3w
Lump-sum sealed bid; clearcut of all merchantable timber within clearcut areas (marked with pink flagging); and up to 50% of the canopy from designated SMZs (marked with blue flagging).
11:30 a.m., Tuesday, September 26, 2017.

PINE: Pulpwood,Chip-n-Saw

HARDWOOD SAWTIMBER: Grade Red & White Oak, Hickory, Poplar, Sweetgum.

TIELOGS - Oak and Misc. species

HARDWOOD PULPWOOD

17006-TS In Limestone Co., AL, near Elkmont, AL

167.6
152.4
162.0
144.9
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~ 626.9

(See Comments for
STR locations.)

Lump-sum, sealed bid.

Bidders may bid on individual stands or the entire timber sale area.

Bids must be sealed and marked with the appropriate Trace/Stand Number.
11:30 a.m., Tuesday July 20, 2017

Synopsis & Bid Form
Area Map
Google Map
Property Aerial Photo

Stand 1 Aerial Photo
Stand 1 Topo Map

Stand 2 Aerial Photo
Stand 2 Topo Map

Stand 3 Aerial Photo
Stand 3 Topo Map

Stand 4 Aerial Photo 1
Stand 4 Topo Map 1
Stand 4 Aerial Photo 2
Stand 4 Topo Map 2

Select harvest areas: All timber >/= 16" d.b.h. (Sale boundaries delineated with blue flagging.)

Commercial clear-cut areas: All merchantable timber. (Sale boundariesdelineated with pink flagging.)

Stand 1: Portions of Sections 17 & 18 . . . . . . . . . . T1s, R4w
Stand 2:
Portions of Sections 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17 . . T1s, R4w
Stand 3:
Portions of Sections 16 & 17 . . . . . . . . . . T1s, R4w
Stand 4: Portions of Sections 17, 20, 29. . . . . . . . . T1s, R4w

See Synopsis for detailed cruise summary.

Buyers' tour scheduled for 10:00 a.m., June 20, 2017, at the barn located off Robinson Road -- see attached map.

17002-TS
In Blount Co., AL, near Blountsville, AL
~80

Portions of
Section 23,
T11s, R1w
Lump-sum sealed bid; clearcut in pink-flagged zones; up to 50% of canopy in blue-flagged SMZs.
11:45 a.m., Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017.
PINE: Pulpwood, Grade Sawtimber (Shortleaf), Chip-n-Saw, (Shortleaf)
HARDWOOD SAWTIMBER: Grade Red & White Oak, Hickory, Poplar, and Misc
OAK TIELOGS
HARDWOOD PULPWOOD
Clear-cut sales - Sold / Pending

17005-TS
SOLD

In Franklin Co., AL, near Phil Campbell, AL
~26

Portions of
Section 36,
T8s, R 12w
Lump-sum sealed bid; clearcut of all merchantable timber within clear-cut areas (marked with blue flagging). No timber to be removed from SMZs (marked with orange flagging).
11:30 a.m., Tuesday, April 25, 2017.
PINE: Pulpwood, Grade Sawtimber, Chip-n-Saw
HARDWOOD SAWTIMBER: Grade Red & White Oak, Poplar, Hickory,Sweetgum.
OAK TIELOGS
HARDWOOD PULPWOOD
17003-TS
SOLD
In Lawrence Co., TN, near Five Points, TN
~49.7

Portions of
Parcel 178 005.01
Lump-sum sealed bid; clearcut of all merchantable timber in pink-flagged zones. All timber marked with blue paint in
Select Harvest Areas.
11:30 a.m., Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017.
PINE: Pulpwood, Grade Sawtimber (Loblolly & Shortleaf), Chip-n-Saw
HARDWOOD SAWTIMBER: Grade Red & White Oak, Poplar, Hickory, Sweetgum, Ash, Sassafras, Hard Maple, Black Walnut, Cherry, and Misc
OAK TIELOGS
HARDWOOD PULPWOOD
17001-TS
SOLD
In Lamar Co., AL, near Vernon, AL
~46

Portions of
Section 22,
T16s, R16w
Lump-sum sealed bid; clearcut in pink-flagged zones; no cutting in blue-flagged SMZs.
11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
PINE: Pulpwood, Grade Sawtimber, Chip-n-Saw
HARDWOOD SAWTIMBER: Grade Red & White Oak, Poplar, and Misc
OAK TIELOGS
HARDWOOD PULPWOOD
16021-TS
SOLD
In Limestone County, AL, near Capshaw, AL
Portions of Sec. 26, T3s, R3w, all in Limestone Co.
Lump-sum sealed bid; clear-cut, except as noted in Timber Sale Synopsis and Contract
11:30 a.m., Tuesday, November 15, 2016.
PINE: Pulpwood, Grade Sawtimber
HARDWOOD SAWTIMBER: Grade Red & White Oak; Poplar, and Misc.
OAK TIELOGS
HARDWOOD PULPWOOD
16015-TS
SOLD
In Cullman Co., AL, near Colony, AL
~ 91 A.

Portions of Sections 7 & 18, T13S, R3W,
and
Sections 12 & 13, T13S, R4W
Lump-sum sealed bid; clear-cut, except as noted in Timber Sale Synopsis and Contract
11:30 a,m., Tuesday, September 27, 2016
PINE: Pulpwood, Grade Sawtimber, Chip-n-Saw
HARDWOOD GRADE SAWTIMBER: Red Oak, White Oak
HARDWOOD SAWTMBER: Sweetgum and misc.
HARDWOOD PULPWOOD
OAK TIELOGS
16007-TS
PENDING
In Marion County, AL, Near Detroit, AL
~41 A.

Portions of Section 21, T11s, R15w
Lump-sum sealed bid; clear-cut, except as noted in Timber Sale Synopsis and Contract
11:30 a.m, Thursday, November 3, 2016.
PINE: Pulpwood, Grade Sawtimber, Chip-n-Saw
HARDWOOD SAWTIMBER: Grade Red & White Oak; Hickory; and Misc.
OAK TIELOGS
HARDWOOD PULPWOOD
PINE THINNINGS
Sale Nbr.
Location
Harvestable Acres & Location
Method of Payment
Bid
Deadline
Links to Sale Synopsis, Maps, Photos, & Data
Comments
17021-PT
In Alcorn Co, MS, near Glens
113 A.

Portions of Section 30, T2s, R9e
1st thin. Pay-as-cut.
See Synopsis

Planted loblolly pine pulpwood. Some Chip-n-Saw.

17020-PT
In Lawrence Co., AL, near Town Creek
45.2 A.

Portions of Sec. 9, T5s, R8w.
2nd thin. Pay-as-cut
See Synopsis
Planted loblolly pine: Chip-n-Saw, with some pine pulpwood.11
17019-PT
In Winston Co., AL, near Glenn Mary.
79.4 A.

Portions of Sec. 7, T11s, R10w.
1st thin. Pay-as-cut.
See Synopsis
Planted loblolly pine pulpwood.
17018-PT
In Monroe Co., MS, near New Hamilton
77.9 A.

Portions of
Sec. 7,8,17,18, T16s, R18w
1st thin. Pay-as-cut.
See Synopsis
Planted loblolly pine pulpwood. Some Chip-n-Saw.
17017-PT
In Marion Co., AL, near Whitehouse
58.3 A.

Portions of Sec. 27, T10s R12w,
1st thin. Pay-as-cut.
See Synopsis
Planted loblolly pine pulpwood. Some Chip-n-Saw.
17016-PT
In Lawrence Co., TN, near Five Points
30 A. in Parcel 164, 028, 01
1st thin. Pay-as-cut.
See Synopsis
Planted loblolly pine pulpwood. Some Chip-n-Saw.
17015-PT
In Colbert Co., AL, near Fawn Lake.
115 A.

Portions of Section 34, T4e, R13w
1st thin. Pay-as-cut.
See Synopsis
Planted loblolly pine pulpwood. Some Chip-n-Saw.
17014-PT
In Oktibbeha, MS, near Adaton.
100 A.

Portions of Sections 31 & 32 in T19n, R13e.
1st thin. Pay-as-cut.
See Synopsis
Pine pulpwood Chip-n-Saw plus some hardwood pulpwood;.Maybe some grade hardwood sawtimber.
17007-PT
In Colbert Co, AL, near Wagnon Mtn.
65.3 A.

Portions of Sections 19 & 20 in T5s, R12W.
1st thin. Pay-as-cut
See Synopsis
Planted pine pulpwood, some Chip-n-Saw.
17003-PT
In Marshall Co, M S, near Holly Springs

36.8 A,

Portions of Sec. 15, T4s, R2w

2nd thin.
Pay-as-cut.
See Synopsis
Planted loblolly pine Chip-n-Saw. Some pulpwood.
Pine Thinning - Sold / Pending
14007-PT
PENDING
In Lamar Co, AL, near Detroit commnity
~36 A

Portions of
Sec 17, T12s, R15w
Pay-as-cut
see Synopsis
~10 A pltd pine,
~26 A mature hardwood (mixed species & age)

Thinning of planted pine to residual BA of 70 sq.ft/A

 

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