HARVEST AND INDUSTRY

Timber Harvest data by ownership for 2002 to most recent available year. The data currently available has been gathered from multiple agencies which used different data collection methods and time periods. Reference sources and the methods are described below.



Timber Harvest for Polk County, Oregon

YEAR OWNERSHIP
  Industry N.I.P.F. & Tribal State Forest Service BLM & Other Public TOTAL
2002 109,229 6,382 2,995 0 0 118,606
2003 136,292 7,711 2,956 0 98 147,057
2004 176,067 17,709 396 0 1,011 195,183
2005 151,804 15,613 1,986 0 2,457 171,860
2006 160,154 12,615 2,925 0 3,143 178,837
2007 129,378 7,806 2,895 0 5,065 145,144
2008 112,207 4,776 793 20 5,497 123,293
2009 90,372 2,206 0 0 11,540 104,118
2010 80,534 8,472 1,703 0 4,940 95,649
2011 101,406 7,908 1,177 0 4,226 114,717
2012 97,542 9,618 2,698 0 490 110,348
2013 140,770 14,899 511 0 4,910 161,090
2014 114,567 24,514 1,642 0 9,564 150,287
2015 117,072 10,705 1,634 0 8,993 138,404
2016 93,273 15,401 0 0 10,149 118,823
2017 106,358 11,770 0 0 12,483 130,611
2018 101,016 14,887 0 0 10,531 126,434
2019 91,739 7,859 2,236 0 6,633 108,467
2020 55,433 8,368 1,650 0 9,957 75,408




All volumes reported in thousand board feet (MBF) Scribner. Ownerships considered private include: Industrial private (Industry), Nonindustrial private forests (N.I.P.F), and Confederated Native American tribes (Tribal). Ownerships considered public include: Oregon Department of Forestry (State), United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service (Forest Service), Bureau of Land Management (BLM), County and Municipal (Other Public).



All of the timber harvest data for private and public land were collected from Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) annual reports. These reports include all volumes removed (hardwood and softwood) as logs, poles and pilings but not volume removed from woodcutting operations or per-acre-material. These reports are available at URL: http://www.oregon.gov/odf/pages/state_forests/frp/annual_reports.aspx. Oregon's timber harvest data is also available in spreadsheet form at: https://data.oregon.gov/Natural-Resources/Oregon-Timber-Harvest-Data/2p6a-trc8



This project was made possible, in part, by funding from the Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance (NARA) supported by the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Competitive Grant no. 2011-68005-30416 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.