Timber

  • Timberland Statistics as of March 31, 2020:
    • Total Acres – 77,491
    • Initial investment in timberland – $132.9 Million
    • Revenue produced from initial investment – $152.981 Million
    • Fair Market Value of Investment at March 31, 2020 – $167.504 Million.
  • At March 31, 2020, the timberland investment was valued at $167,504,000.
  • Total revenue generated from thinning, clear-cut sales and hunt leases was $3.619 Million, for the 11-month period ended May 31, 2020.
  • The timber management plan for the fiscal year 2020 included clear-cut sales on approximately 1,700 acres, thinning on 3,400 acres and hunt lease revenue from 75,000 acres.
  • In December 2019, the Foundation planted 2,139 acres in Arborgen mass control pollinated (MCP) seedlings, a genetically improved seedling, and Arborgen elite open-pollinated seedlings.
  • In December 2020, the Foundation projects planting more than 1 million seedlings on 2,023 acres. Arborgen mass control pollinated seedlings and open pollinated elite seedlings will be planted.  Both have excellent growth and performance ratings.