Timber Cut on Corporate and Public Lands
in the Pacific Northwest

compiled by George Draffan, www.endgame.org

(in million board feet Scribner scale except where otherwise noted)

Washington State

Year

Private Lands

National Forest

State Lands

1985

3,561

1,128

1,013

1986

3,989

1,232

1,064

1987

4,367

1,423

970

1988

4,406

1,486

826

1989

4,520

1,141

842

1990

4,147

817

657

1991

3,650

704

535

1992

3,844

461

476

1993

3,321

322

461

1994

3,421

200

323

1995

3,490

150

496

1996

3,274

182

600

1997

3,139

166

645

1998

3,044

111

546

 

Oregon State

Year

Private Lands

National Forest

State Lands

1985

3,332

3,480

268

1986

3,494

3,850

225

1987

3,281

3,451

199

1988

3,259

3,487

270

1989

3,721

3,307

198

1990

3,229

2,014

137

1991

3,312

2,068

91

1992

3,581

1,403

135

1993

3,608

1,102

116

1994

3,244

596

130

1995

3,432

515

109

1996

3,018

401

115

1997

3,133

523

176

1998

2,840

333

141

 

Montana State

Year

Private

National Forest

State Lands

1988

609

513

42

1989

637

556

44

1990

612

445

32

1991

524

338

27

1992

593

389

38

1993

636

298

20

1994

707

232

13

1995

693

165

15

1996

612

209

25

1997

625

209

28

1998

588

201

23

 

Idaho State

Year

Private

National Forest

State Lands

1988

698

725

208

1989

820

810

250

1990

738

757

227

1991

866

739

164

1992

733

643

262

1993

791

586

217

1994

855

430

207

1995

810

323

230

1996

822

338

229

1997

879

283

181

1998

753

240

258

 

British Columbia

(thousand cubic meters)

Year

Coast

Interior

1988

32,812

53,994

1989

29,904

57,474

1990

25,209

53,108

1991

24,760

48,916

1992

24,681

50,239

1993

25,684

53,555

1994

25,215

50,435

1995

26,959

50,512

1996

22,926

52,287

1997

22,341

46,287

1998

19,588

46,396

 

 

 

 

 

Source: Production, Prices, Employment, and Trade in Northwest Forest Industries, US Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station, Resource Bulletin PNW-RB-231, May 2000.

 

 

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