Escargot Timber Sale

This Scoping Phase sale has been indefinitely postponed. This sale would remove the last remaining mature trees in this area, creating a huge tree farm / clearcut plateau.

Project Status: 
Canceled
General Information
District: 
Clackamas River Ranger District
Total Acres: 
271.0
Watershed: 

Upper Clackamas River Watershed

Prescriptions
Total Acres: 
271.0
"Purpose & Need": 

This timber sale was named after the large number of protected slugs found within its boundaries. This is cathedral forest habitat with at least 9 varieties of trees, and this sale would turn the entire plateau into a giant clearcut.

Bark Comments: 

260 acres of clearcut

Timber Sale Names: 

Escargot (271 Acres, 7 MMBF)
Status: Cancelled!

Driving Directions: 

Clackamas River highway 224 to 4660, to 4660-340, head South