The Floodwood - Choiced for a Working Forest History
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The Earliest Years Blister Rust, Log Drives and Foresters - Management Begins Sustainability Becomes the Goal Things Are Different Today
History Sustainability Becomes the Goal
The Department of Lands foresters recognized that in addition to controlling fire and salvaging dying white pine timber, they would have to replace old, stagnant stands of timber with younger, fast-growing trees. This helps meet Idaho’s Constitution’s requirement that endowment lands be managed to maximize revenue.

Forester counting the rings on a stump.
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