Dunn Closures Near 300 Rd Starting 3/16/2020

310 Dunn CC Harvest Information
Approximate Closure Duration:  6-8 weeks             
Closed Roads: 310, portions of 300, 440 Rd
Closed Trails:  None                                           
Haul Routes: 300 Rd
Size: 10.1 ac
Harvest Method:  Cable logging
Prescription:  Clear-cut w/ structural retention (13.8 trees/acre retained). Replanting planned for 2021 or 2022
Reason for Harvest:  Revenue generation to support Research Forests operations and student learning in the CoF.
Stand Age:  77
Additional Considerations: Appx 13.8 trees/acre will be left in the stand, exceeding requirements of Oregon Forest Practices Act (FPA).
Consistent w/ Forest Plan? Yes

Dunn CFIRP 5+ Harvest Information
Approximate Closure Duration:  6-8 weeks             
Closed Roads: 310, portions of 300, 440 Rd
Closed Trails:  None                                           
Haul Routes: 300 Rd
Size: 10 ac
Harvest Method:  Cable logging
Prescription:  Group selection (several small openings totaling 10 acres). Replanting planned for 2021 or 2022
Reason for Harvest:  Long-term College of Forestry Integrated Research Project (CFIRP) studies the ecological benefits, economic viability, and social impacts of “group selection,” an alternative Douglas-fir management strategy that creates several small openings rather than one larger clear-cut. This will be the first entry into this stand in support of the study.
Stand Age:  110-150
Additional Considerations: older legacy oaks and conifers will be retained in the stand. Appx. 19.8 trees/acre will be left in  the stand, exceeding requirements of the Oregon Forest Practices Act (FPA).
Consistent w/ Forest Plan? Yes

View map of harvest area here.