Forestry and Natural Resources

Timber Harvesting Equipment in South Carolina

Publication Date

Spring 5-8-2020

Publication Number

LGP 1056


Timber harvesting is an essential part of forest management. Experienced landowners know the harvesting equipment used and are accustomed to the process of timber harvesting. New and beginning landowners that are starting to manage their forest often do not have this knowledge. The purpose of this publication is to provide landowners with an overview of common mechanized harvesting equipment in South Carolina.

Publication Type


Target Audiences

forestry association members, landowners, forestry extension foresters