HOW TO APPLY FOR A TIMBER HARVEST PERMIT
IN FREDERICK COUNTY, MARYLAND
(NEEDED WHEN GROUND DISTURBANCE IS OVER 5,000 SF.)
GROUND DISTURBANCE IS MAINLY THE ROADS, TRAILS, AND LOADING DECKS
(THE AREA WHERE TREES ARE FELLED WOULD NOT BE INCLUDED)
Step 1: Pick up the application plus additional information at the Department of Permits and Inspections at 30 Market Street, Frederick Maryland or you can download the application by clicking here. Page 2 of the applications will provide the Limitations, Conditions and Requirements to determine if a Major or Minor logging permit can be used. Once you determine which you need click on the appropriate button below.
Note: Questions concerning the application process can be addressed by calling the phone numbers on page 2 of 2 of the application. Requesting the service of a licensed forester is another method that can be used to help with the application.