Upper Boulder Timber Sale

Sadly, this beautiful area was logged as of May 2004.

Project Status: 
General Information
Barlow Ranger District
Total Acres: 

White River

"Purpose & Need": 

Promote a mosaic of stand structures across the landscape dominated be early and mid-seral species. Thin areas that have too many trees for the available water and nutrient resources. Thin older established plantations of ponderosa pine. Treat areas within stands damaged by root disease. Focus treatment on areas which are already fragmented and avoid fragmenting areas with a relatively continuous canopy. Reduce open road density from 3.8 to 2.5. Reduce excess fuels consistent with C1 mgmt. Reduce soil compaction. Evaluate salvage potential.

Bark Comments: 

35 acres salvage fuel reduction on 317 acres prep for tree planting on 70 acres. 318 acres Commercial Thin. 32 acres Overstory Thin.

Driving Directions: 

The timber sale project area is located north of Road 48, along Boulder Creek

Road Comments: 

Reconstruction Miles: 0.2