Mastiff Harvest starting Monday, June 20th

The Mastiff Harvest on the Dunn Forest will begin early tomorrow, Monday, June 20th. 

Approximate Closure Duration:  1 month
Closed Roads: Portions of the 400 road, all of 490, 471 & 471.2 roads
Closed Trails: None
Haul Route: 300 Road to 300 Gate
Detours: None
Size: 20.4 acres             
Harvest Method: Ground based harvester/forwarder
Prescription: Commercial thinning of dead, diseased and stressed trees.  Spacing will be variable with small gaps along corridors.
Reason for Harvest: This timber harvest contributes to the overall sustainable harvest goal and will enhance long-term forest health and wind firmness.  Revenue supports Research Forests operations and teaching and research within the College of Forestry.
Stand Age:  31-34
Additional Considerations:  None
Consistent w/ Forest Plan?: Yes
Click here to view a map of the closure area

Information about forest closures is located at key access points, and closures are clearly marked on-site. For more information about harvest closures and forest management activities, please visit our Harvest Interactive Webmap or contact us with questions.