West Virginia


West Virginia Timber Market Report

The Appalachian Hardwood Center (AHC), in partnership with the West Virginia Department of Forestry, distributes stumpage surveys on a quarterly basis. A printed and web based quarterly stumpage report is published soon after then beginning of the next quarter.

Contact for Timber Price Information

Ben Spong
Forest Operations Extension Specialist
West Virginia University
PO Box 6125
Morgantown, WV 26506
Phone: (304) 293-9425
Email: ben.spong@mail.wvu.edu


Lists of services are provided solely as a courtesy to landowners. The US Forest Service, Southern Research Station (SRS) makes no representation whatsoever as to the quality of work or business practices of the firms listed. The SRS strongly suggests that before entering into any transaction with an individual or a business, you ask for the names of those who have done business with the individual or firm so that you verify quality of services provided to others. In addition, you may want to have an attorney review any contracts or agreements before you sign any such documents.

A consultant providing professional services is often required to be registered or licensed within the state in which the service is offered. Before engaging or contracting with any person(s) representing themselves as a consultant or registered professional, the SRS recommends that you should obtain adequate supporting documentation from the service provider such as a current license or registration number as provided to them by the appropriate state agency.