By harvesting 1/3 of the lower quality trees you will be sustaining and improving the health of the forest. In determining which tree as the greatest potential for the future the foresters look at the forest energy, the competition, and the vitality. When the foresters have marked then forest product according to the silviculture guidelines and the landowner objective the landowner can fetch the best price ever.
The forester uses the process to mark the proportional amount of the low-grade trees which should be cut during the time of harvest to achieve the management goals.The Low grades that are ranked are dependent on the timber quality, the size of the sale and the market region. After the bids have been received, there is the development of the timber sale contract between the buyer and the landowner to ensure that the process of selling has begun.
All the money is then handed over to the landowner before the logging firm starts cutting the trees on the property. The insurance documentation is also required for protecting the landowner from any liability. To ensure that the landowner is safe form any liability they will provide for the insurance documentation to protect the landowner.There is the contract requirement ds that the logger should adhere to and therefore performance bond is required prior to the harvesting of the trees.The Contract that is provided includes the re-grading the roads, installing the appropriate erosion control and the skid trail.
The work of the forester is to supervise the timber sale sot that to make sure that the best management practices are carried out according to the DEC.Those wood landowners who do not work with the forester are at a great risk of the lower-income on the existing timber. The failure to involve the forester in the timber sale will also affect the future returns for the growing stock because you will harvest the trees that are not supposed to.
The foresters are here to check on the loggers who although they may be competent professionals who do a great job by caring for the existing trees, they may not maximize your return on the timber. Therefore it is best to work with a forester who will avoid the potential of damaging the productivity of the forest as well as getting the most out of the timber. The forester mark the trees which are competing for the resources with the specifically selected crop trees resources by harvesting them. When you harvest the weak trees, you will have the chance to increase the forest health because you will harvest the weak trees by working with the forester.