PUBLIC NOTICE NATIONAL FOREST TIMBER FOR SALE OCHOCO NATIONAL FOREST The Slot Sale is located within Sections 23, 24, 25, 26, 35, 36, T. 15 S., R. 20 E.; Sections 19, 20, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, T. 15 S., R. 21 E.; Surveyed, Willamette Meridian, Crook County, Oregon. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids no later than 10:00 AM local time on or before 09/14/2020 for an estimated volume of 2649 CCF of Douglas-fir & Western Larch sawtimber, 2211 CCF of Ponderosa Pine sawtimber, and 4444 CCF of White Fir & Other Coniferous Species sawtimber marked or otherwise designated for cutting. In addition, there is within the sale area an unestimated volume of Topwood & Piles grn bio cv, and Grn Bio Cv grn bio cv that the bidder may agree to remove at a fixed rate. The Forest Service reserves the right to reject any and all bids. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic virus in our area and based on current social distancing Executive Orders and recommendations at this time, out front office is closed. Interested parties may obtain a prospectus from the Ochoco National Forest, 541-416-6587. A prospectus, bid form, and complete information concerning the timber, the conditions of sale and submission of bids is available to the public by visiting, by email at, or by calling 541-383-5590 or 541-416-6587. The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer. The Slot Timber Sale is a thinning project that is part of the Upper Crooked River Restoration Project. The agreement between the U.S. Forest Service and private land owner on Teaters Road expires on December 25, 2021. Published: Aug. 11, 2020 PCO174160

ad: 174160

Publication: Prineville Legals 2

Section: Legals

Start Date: 2020/08/11

End Date: 2020/08/11

Owner: Ochoco National Forest


County: Crook