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United States Department of Agriculture

Timber Sales on the National Forests

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SOPI Extensions

On April 10, 2020, the Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment, Department of Agriculture determined there is Substantial Overriding Public Interest (SOPI) in extending all National Forest System timber sale contracts awarded and timber product permits issued before April 1, 2020, and sales with bid opening dates prior to April 1, 2020 upon award, for up to two years and contracts in Alaska up to three years.

Forms for Advertised Timber for Sale

The Forest Service is seeking comments from all interested individuals and organizations on the revision with changes of the currently approved information collection 0596-0066, Advertised Timber for Sale. Forms associated with this information collection are FS-2400-42a – National Forest Timber and Forest Products for Sale, FS2400-14 – Bid for Advertised Timber (3 versions) and FS-2400-14BV – Bid For Integrated Resource Timber Contract (2 versions). Comments concerning this notice should be addressed to Director, Forest Management, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Mail Stop 1103, Washington, DC 20250-0003. Comments may also be submitted via facsimile to (202) 205-1045 or by email.

  • FS-2400-14BV (.pdf, 670K) - Solicitation and Offer For Integrated Resource Timber Contract (Best Value Offer)
  • FS-2400-14BVU (.pdf, 569K) - Solicitation and Offer For Integrated Resource Timber Contract (Best Value Unit Rate Offer)
  • FS-2400-14TV (.pdf, 585K) - Bid For Advertised Timber (Total Sale Value Bidding)
  • FS-2400-14UR (.pdf, 473K) - Bid For Advertised Timber (Unit Rate Bidding)
  • FS-2400-14WA (.pdf, 502K) - Bid For Advertised Timber (Weighted Average Bidding)
  • FS-2400-42a (.pdf, 122K) - National Forest Timber and Forest Products For Sale (Advertisement and Short-Form Bid)