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Here’s where to find help if you’re interested in harvesting timber, building or repairing forest roads or culverts, thinning your forest, or want to know about other forest practices. This is where you can:

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 Publications

Reports

bc_fp_masswasting_20140211.pdf   Mass Wasting Effectiveness Monitoring Project Examination Report  (24.35 MB  PDF)
The Mass Wasting Effectiveness Monitoring Project: An examination of the landslide response to the December 2007 storm in Southwestern Washington.

fp_hcp_2013_annrep.pdf   Forest Practices Habitat Conservation Plan Annual Report 2013  (2.97 MB  PDF)
Forest Practices Habitat Conservation Plan Annual Report 2013 July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2013

fp_am_cmer_bcif_progress_1013.pdf   Westside Type N Riparian Characteristics, Integrity, and Function (BCIF) Re-sample  (37.2 KB  PDF)
Westside Type N Riparian Characteristics, Integrity, and Function (BCIF) Re-sample Quarterly Progress Report July - September 2013

fp_cmer_12_1201.pdf   CMER 12 1201 Cooperative Monitoring Evaluation and Research: Results of the Westside Type N Buffer Characteristics, Integrity and Function Study Final Report  (1.52 MB  PDF)
CMER 12 1201 Cooperative Monitoring Evaluation and Research: Results of the Westside Type N Buffer Characteristics, Integrity and Function Study Final Report. 93 pages and 1,558KB PDF.

bc_ffp_meetingmaterials_1.pdf   Report on Use of Best Available Science_CMERApprovedFinal_07232013  (455.6 KB  PDF)
Report on Use of Best Available Science_CMERApprovedFinal_07232013

Forms

fp_sflo_rhosp_instructions_2014.pdf   Instructions for Completing the Rivers and Habitat Open Space Conservation Easement Application Form  (29.5 KB  PDF)
Rivers and Habitat Open Space Program Instructions for Completing the Rivers and Habitat Open Space Conservation Easement Application Form

fp_sflo_rhosp_appformcmz_2014.pdf   Application Form for Habitat in a Channel Migration Zone  (24.1 KB  PDF)
Rivers and Habitat Open Space Program Application Form for Habitat in a Channel Migration Zone

fp_reviewer_notification_instructions.pdf   Forest Practices Reviewer Notification Profile Instructions  (22.2 KB  PDF)
FPARS Login Process with Secure Access Washington (SAW) requirement

fp_form_ewfpan.pdf   Eastern WA Forest Practices Application/Notification  (1.07 MB  PDF)
Eastern WA Forest Practices Application/Notification

fp_form_ewfpan_fphp.pdf   Forest Practices Application Notification Eastern Washington FPHP  (1.07 MB  PDF)
Forest Practices Application Notification Eastern Washington FPHP Dated December 30, 2013

Regulations

fp_rules_agenda.pdf   Forest Practices Rule Development Agenda January-June 2014  (79.0 KB  PDF)
Forest Practices Rule Development Agenda.

fp_board_manual.pdf   Forest Practices Board Manual  (11.42 MB  PDF)
Forest Practices Board Manual

fp_board_manual_section21.pdf   Forest Practices Board Manual Section 21  (211.5 KB  PDF)
Forest Practices Board Manual Section 21 - Guidelines for Alternate Plans

fp_board_manual_section26.pdf   Forest Practices Board Manual Section 26  (178.0 KB  PDF)
Forest Practices Board Manual Section 26 - Guidelines for Large Woody Debris Placement Strategies

fp_board_manual_section05.pdf   Forest Practices Board Manual Section 5  (2.41 MB  PDF)
Forest Practices Board Manual Section 5 - Guidelines for Landing Location and Construction. This Section of the Board Manual has been incorporated into Section 3, Guidelines for Forest Roads, on page M3-1.

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Forest Practices
1111 Washington St. SE, PO Box 47012
Olympia, WA 98504-7012
360-902-1400
Fax 360-902-1428
fpd@dnr.wa.gov

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 Meetings & Events

Auctions

Wednesday Apr 23, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Timber Sale Auction at Olympic Region

Wednesday Apr 23, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Timber Sale Auction at Northwest Region

Thursday Apr 24, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Timber Sale Auction for Pacific Cascade & Southeast Region

Boards & Councils

Thursday Apr 24, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Small Forest Landowner Advisory Committee Meeting

Thursday May 1, 9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Timber/Fish/Wildlife (TFW) Policy Committee Meeting

Monday May 12, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Forest Practices Board Special Meeting

Tuesday May 13, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Forest Practices Board Meeting

Tuesday May 20, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Timber/Fish/Wildlife Cultural Resources Roundtable

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