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timber right

n. often timber rights
An interest in a property's timber that allows one to buy or sell the interest in the timber separately from the land.
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a professional forestry consulting and certified timberland appraisal firm based in Falconer, New York, recently completed a market value appraisal of the Company's surface and timber rights on approximately 136,200 acres, which constitute the bulk of the Company's hardwood timberland ownership.
The corporation is a stepping stone in a much-needed overhaul of the province's wood supply system that allowed forestry companies to keep their timber rights and hoard wood even though their operations had been long since ceased.
Those assets include timber rights, recreational real estate lands, and the potential for joint venture participations.
If voted to power, the front said it would ensure more power to the urban and rural local bodies, forest and timber rights and eradication of the menace of wild animals.
Three generations of the Bauman family have been stewards of just over a section of forest land in the Crow valley southwest of Eugene, starting early in 1941 when Henry Bauman, grandfather of the current owners, brothers Bob and Tom Bauman, bought an initial 554 acres of timber rights from then-owner George Gates for $9,000.
Soon after, the province seized the company's timber rights and hydro dams, provoking a high profile dispute and the threat of a NAFTA case against the province.
The International Woodfiber Report is a monthly publication that covers woodfiber markets throughout North America and provides the latest news and information on prices, supply and demand, environmental legislation affecting timber rights, and regional as well as global news.
In 1886 the Whitefish Lake First Nation, located just west of present-day Sudbury, sold timber rights on its reserve through a surrender arranged by the federal government.
A recent decision by the Ontario Court of Appeal paves the way for Whitefish Lake First Nation to receive fair compensation for losses incurred when the First Nation surrendered timber rights to the Crown more than 120 years ago.
a newly-formed forestry and sawmilling company, announced it is acquiring Domtar's Forest Products Division, including sawmills and timber rights in Quebec and Ontario.
The case includes evidence of logging company representatives refusing to get informed consent and timber rights from landowners, and villagers' accounts of extreme intimidation, including having to sign documents at gunpoint and physical abuse and humiliation.
Historically, the title gave its owner the right to common land, mines and quarries within the manor, fishing rights and timber rights.
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