Forestry Information

This collection covers a wide range of topics related to forest management and industry. 


Timber Product Output Survey

A report of timber harvested and processed by Pennsylvania's primary wood products industry including wood species, volumes, and residue utilization from the 2012 production year. Download the full report or a two-page summary.


PA Primary Wood Processors Directory

A voluntary listing of companies that participated in the Timber Product Output Survey. This is not a comprehensive listing of companies. This format produces a booklet when printed double-sided in landscape orientation.



PA Forest Action Plan

The Pennsylvania Forest Action Plan takes an in depth look at the state's forest resources.


State Forest Resource Management Plan

View the plan that guides state forest management.




Visitor Use Monitoring Surveys

VUM surveys are conducted by Penn State documenting expectations of State Forest and State Park visitors.  For more information and to download the completed reports visit the Visitor Use Monitoring Survey webpage.


PA Woody Biomass Guidelines

See the guidelines for harvesting woody biomass here.