Government Spending of Public Lands and Forests Tax Dollars
THE FREE MARKET
- Grazing fees are at $8 – $15 per head of cattle on private land.
- Anderson-Tully, a highly successful timber company, uses selective harvesting methods, cataloging all trees on their property and deciding when to cut each tree, insuring the survival and profitability of their business.
- Mining companies leasing private lands pay an average of $25 per acre, while contractual remediation standards are much more stringent.