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Top Cut Fall 2018

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CLP Program Summary

2019 Spring Certification Class Registration

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Identification of Common North American Woods

Nominate 2018 Logger of the Year

2017 Logger of the Year Award Winners

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2019 First Aid Schedule

2019 Outside Training Packet - English) 2019 Outside Training Packet - French)

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CLP Projects/2017 Game of Logging Winners

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Tigercat Tech Tip

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Landowner Observations

Maine Audubon

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"Cultivating Skill, Knowledge and Pride in the Maine Woods"

    The CLP program is designed to train and certify loggers in safe, efficient, and environmentally sound logging practices.

Mechanical CLPs currently enjoy a Workers Compensation rate that is 64% less than non-certified mechanical loggers!

Mike St. Peter, CLP Director

St. Peter Safety Services,  P.O. Box 557,  Jackman, Maine 04945 - phone: 207-668-2851 - fax: 207-668-9077
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"Spring 2018 Maine Tree Foundation Newsletter"

Search Database for Active Certified Logging Professionals

"Contractor Good News Letter"


FRA's "OSHA Logging Safety Training Video & Guide" is now available.

Felling Techniques by Ed Berry

2016 Wood processor Report now available
The Maine Forest Service has released its annual report on wood processed by primary processors in Maine. The Maine Forest Service has published the 2016 Wood Processor Report. Here are the highlights: • Maine's forest products industry consumed 13.2 million green ton equivalents in 2016, down from 15.2 million green ton equivalents in 2015. Eighty percent of the processing total (10.6 million green ton equivalents) was harvested in Maine, while 20% (2.6 million green ton equivalents) was imported. • Maine landowners harvested 12.7 million green ton equivalents of wood in 2016, down from 2015 (14.6 million green ton equivalents). Seventeen percent (2.2 million green ton equivalents) of the 2016 harvest was exported, down from 2015 (2.6 million green ton equivalents). • Maine's pulp and paper producers processed 7.2 million green tons of pulpwood, down 1.1 million tons (13%) from 2015 consumption. Seventy-seven percent of the pulpwood originated from Maine's forests; 23% was imported. • Biomass harvesting volume was 2.2 million tons in 2016, down from 2015 (3.0 million tons). Biomass energy facilities consumed 2.0 million tons in 2016, down 30% from 2015 (2.9 million tons). Eighty-five percent originated from Maine's forests; 15% was imported. • Maine's sawlog processing in 2016 was 0.85 billion board feet, same as 2015 (0.85 billion board feet). • Maine's forest products industry imported 2.6 million green tons during 2016, compared to 3.2 million tons in 2015. 2.2 million green tons were exported in 2016, down from 2.6 million tons in 2015.

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