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Fuels planning: science synthesis and integration; economic uses fact sheet 07: markets and log prices

Posted date: August 01, 2018
Publication Year: 
2004
Authors: USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station
Publication Series: 
Research Note (RN)
Source: Res. Note RMRS-RN-20-7. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 2 p.

Abstract

Markets and prices for logs vary widely across the West, fluctuating from place to place in response to regional variables and hauling costs. This fact sheet discusses those variables, locality of log markets, markets for low-value logs, and caveats to consider when using My Fuel Treatment Planner.

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Citation

USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 2004. Fuels planning: science synthesis and integration; economic uses fact sheet 07: markets and log prices. Res. Note RMRS-RN-20-7. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 2 p.