BLM sells timber east of Sweet Home

Approximately 15.6 million board feet (MMBF) of timber was offered for sale at oral auction by the Bureau of Land Management Salem District on Aug. 27.

The two timber sales offered brought a total of $4,476,418.

The Mighty Moose Timber Sale of 12.2 MMBF, located 10 miles east of Sweet Home, was purchased by Freres Lumber Company for $3,696,863 over three other bidders.

The other sale was the Lucky 13 Timber Sale of 3.4 MMBF, located six miles west of Scappoose.