Statewide Standards for Timber Harvesting in Shoreland Areas

For activities in organized towns

  • As of January 1, 2013:
    • Statewide standards are in effect in organized towns that have decided to adopt statewide standards for timber harvesting and related activities in shoreland areas.
    • Statewide standards are NOT in effect in organized towns that have either elected to:
      • retain their old shoreland zoning ordinance for timber harvesting or
      • not taken action on statewide standards will continue under their old shoreland zoning rules until they take action.

For activities in Land Use Planning Commission Area (LUPC)


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