Following a collaborative effort among The Lyme Timber Company, The Conservation Fund, and the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), affiliates of Lyme sold a working forest conservation easement to NRCS, completing the permanent conservation of the entire 46,581-acre Lyme Cross City Forest. The easement protects wildlife habitat, water quality, and the resiliency of ecosystems in the Lower Suwannee River watershed and Gulf Coast. The conserved lands will be managed for sustainable timber production and will continue to play a vital role in the local economy. Read more.
Sale of conservation easement on 13,352 acres of Lyme’s Florida timberlands completes a multi-year conservation effort
December 16, 2021