PROPOSED CLASS II LEGAL ADVERTISEMENT
WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA
The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Section, offers for sale the following timber on approximately 133.81-acres of the 7,810-acre Wildlife Management Area in McDowell County. The purpose of this timber sale is to create and enhance game and nongame wildlife habitat.
Estimated Minimum Acceptable
Species Volume Bid Rate Per MBF
Black Oak 157,543 $90.00
Basswood 3,824 $75.00
Black Walnut 5,619 $200.00
Chestnut Oak 56,047 $90.00
Hickory 52,005 $50.00
Misc. 13,218 $25.00
Red Maple 18,268 $100.00
Red Oak 92,902 $100.00
Sugar Maple 8,376 $100.00
Scarlet Oak 17,270 $90.00
White Ash 1,1016 $25.00
White Oak 50,159 $125.00
Yellow-Poplar 299,647 $75.00
All Pulpwood 661 Tons $2.00 Ton
MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE BID $67,164.10
Sealed bids for this timber will be received by the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Section, Bids will be received up to and including 10:00 am. on June 23, 2021, at the WV DNR District Office at 2006 Robert C. Byrd Drive Beckley, WV 25801. Bids will be opened and publicly posted.
A bid guarantee of 10% of the total bid price must accompany the bid and will be returned to the unsuccessful bidders.
Minimum acceptable bid shall be $67,164.10. Minimum bid per species must be met.
A Show Tour of the sale area shall be conducted on June 2, 2021 at 10:00 am. Meet at the gate on the WMA road off County Route 3/2 on Tantrough Branch.
Full information concerning the timber, conditions of sale and submission of bid can be obtained from the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Section, at (304)256-6947.