APPRAISAL


    Northwest Forestry Services has completed hundreds of appraisals of timber,
    reproduction, and timber land.  For most properties, we also prepare the timber
    cruise upon which the appraisal is based.  In addition to the economic analysis,
    the typical appraisal report includes the same information as a timber cruise report.

    Click here to view or download a sample appraisal report.  The report was
    developed by Northwest Forestry Services for one of its clients, but the names,
    dates, and legal descriptions have been changed.

    The components of a typical timber appraisal report include the
Definition of Market
    Value
, Client and Intended User(s), Assumptions and Limiting Conditions, as well
    as the components listed below.

Components Of A Typical Timber Appraisal Report




     Maps and Aerial Photographs

     Location and Access

     Boundary Markings

     Topography

     Timber Stands and Other Cover Types

     Stand Ages

     Operability for Timber Harvest

     Legal and Physical Limitations on Timber Harvest





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