|Tax Parcel ID Number||
A unique, publicly accessible number for a parcel of land. Most commonly used for property tax assessment purposes.
Harvesting a section of woods over time in an effort to maximize its long-term economic value for wood production.
Investing in your woods over time to increase its ability to provide income in the form of high-quality wood products. Includes tree planting, non-commercial thinning, and commercial timber harvesting.
Selling the right to harvest certain trees on your property to a willing buyer, usually a logger or sawmill.
|Timber Sale Contract||
A written agreement between a landowner and anyone involved in harvesting trees from their woods, such as sawmills, loggers, and foresters.
|Timber Stand Improvement||
A type of logging done in smaller, younger trees to focus growth on the future most-valuable trees. Also called "pre-commerical thinning."
|Timber stand Improvement||
Trees that are potentially usable as wood products, especially to be sawn into lumber.
"Timber Stand Improvement" - A type of logging done in smaller, younger trees to focus growth on the future most-valuable trees.