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Helping landowners

Financial incentives and technical assistance programs help private forest landowners obtain their goals for responsibly managing natural resources.

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Assistance and incentive programs focus on helping landowners meet management objectives such as:

  • Protecting forests from insect and disease infestation
  • Increasing the monetary value of forestland and other natural resources
  • Increasing the environmental quality and value of forestland and natural resources

Programs are administered by a variety of different sources and the amount of financial assistance available varies. For information about receiving assistance after a wildfire, please visit the help after a fire page.

Contact the Private Forests Division for additional questions about each program and to determine if you are qualified to receive financial assistance.

Financial help

Grow and manage forests

Protect water and natural resources

Mitigate disease, insects, and weeds

Additional programs

Other assistance

Bark beetles part 1 video

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Our forest: One family's legacy video


Private Forests Division
2600 State Street
Salem, OR 97310

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