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Here in Alaska, many moose hunters frequent old burned timber stands, and these are littered with dead small trees and debris that can damage an ATV pretty easily if you’re not careful.
SIX WAYS TO MAKE YOUR ATV EVEN MORE RUGGEDBY TYLER FREEL/OUTDOOR LIFESEPTEMBER 17, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
It also would reinstate timber severance taxes, which are based on the value of the trees that are logged.
OREGON GOV. KATE BROWN CALLS FOR AUDIT AFTER OUR REPORTING ON A STATE INSTITUTE THAT LOBBIED FOR THE TIMBER INDUSTRYBY TONY SCHICK, OPB, AND ROB DAVIS, THE OREGONIAN/OREGONLIVESEPTEMBER 2, 2020PROPUBLICA
His bill died after the timber industry opposed defunding the institute.
OREGON GOV. KATE BROWN CALLS FOR AUDIT AFTER OUR REPORTING ON A STATE INSTITUTE THAT LOBBIED FOR THE TIMBER INDUSTRYBY TONY SCHICK, OPB, AND ROB DAVIS, THE OREGONIAN/OREGONLIVESEPTEMBER 2, 2020PROPUBLICA
In a story published in June, the three news organizations found that the state’s largest timber companies received billions of dollars in tax cuts since the 1990s.
OREGON GOV. KATE BROWN CALLS FOR AUDIT AFTER OUR REPORTING ON A STATE INSTITUTE THAT LOBBIED FOR THE TIMBER INDUSTRYBY TONY SCHICK, OPB, AND ROB DAVIS, THE OREGONIAN/OREGONLIVESEPTEMBER 2, 2020PROPUBLICA
At the same time a surge in home renovations and do-it-yourself home projects during the pandemic—just look at the earnings of Home Depot and Lowe’s—and rebounding home construction have increased the demand for timber.
‘SEVERE LUMBER SHORTAGE’ IS ADDING $14,000 TO THE COST OF A NEW HOMELANCE LAMBERTAUGUST 31, 2020FORTUNE
More importantly, this seemingly impracticable ship was built by using massive quantities of timber that were probably imported from Lebanon, as Egypt didn’t have many forests to boast of.
14 EXCEPTIONAL WEAPON SYSTEMS FROM HISTORY THAT WERE AHEAD OF THEIR TIMEDATTATREYA MANDALMARCH 26, 2020REALM OF HISTORY
The moment the bait was touched, down would come the heavy timber—smash—on the tiger's head.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
I pulled up and glanced about, but the clumps of scrubby timber were just plentiful enough to cut off a clear view of the flat.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The case was fixed over the engine-shaft on two beams of timber from wall to wall.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
It is like the eating of a smothered fire into rotten timber in that it is noiseless and without haste.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TIMBER

  • block
  • bole
  • chunk
  • driftwood
  • length
  • piece
  • stick
  • timber
  • trunk
  • wood
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