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 Wheeler County, Oregon

YEAR OWNERSHIP
  Industry N.I.P.F. & Tribal State Forest Service BLM & Other Public TOTAL
2002 3,661 12,768 0 1,313 0 17,742
2003 462 14,813 0 2,094 0 17,369
2004 1,583 5,076 0 1,262 0 7,921
2005 2,762 3,157 3 446 0 6,368
2006 3,963 8,978 0 70 0 13,011
2007 5,493 4,741 0 434 0 10,668
2008 1,686 1,969 0 551 0 4,206
2009 965 1,059 0 1,805 0 3,829
2010 262 646 0 33 303 1,244
2011 452 997 0 51 0 1,500
2012 1,692 913 0 3,294 0 5,899
2013 3,494 2,057 0 793 0 6,344
2014 0 3,796 0 910 0 4,706
2015 0 1,563 0 3,540 0 5,103
2016 0 124 0 5,603 0 5,727
2017 455 232 0 5,995 0 6,682
2018 2,895 785 0 3,268 0 6,948
2019 1,114 214 0 4,043 0 5,371
2020 50 0 0 6,518 0 6,568




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.