News

2022

Ottawa National Forest and Trust for Public Land secure 1,200 acres along West Branch of Ontonagon River
“This segment was critical to them. They’ve been able to use it because the owner, Lyme Timber the prior owner, was nice enough to let them use it, but now it’s permanent. It’s a permanent connection. They can hike through and be comfortable it will be there for their kids and their kids, kids,” said Schmidt.   Read more
DNR secures easements for more than 100 miles of recreational trail in Baraga and Marquette counties
In partnership with Lyme Great Lakes Timberlands, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources has purchased nearly 103 miles of primarily snowmobile trail easements in Baraga and Marquette counties.   Read more
New Biking Trails Proposed for Sterling Run
Pennsylvania’s Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) is developing 20-30 miles of new biking trails in Cameron County, Pennsylvania, of which at least 10 miles are planned on Sterling Run, the conservation and public access easement donated to the state by The Lyme Timber Company as part of a 2018 financing package with PENNVEST.    Read more
Bloomberg Green Reports on Lyme Timber’s Forest Carbon Offset Strategies
We are pleased that Bloomberg is reporting on the challenges and opportunities facing the market for forest carbon offsets.    Read more
Affiliates of The Lyme Timber Company Sell Interests in Coastal California Timberlands
Funds sponsored by The Lyme Timber Company LLC have sold their interests in 111,967 acres of coastal California timberlands, along with the management company established to manage the property to Redwood Timber Company LLC.   Read more
Mill Investment at Bradford Forest Creates Jobs
The new owners of Bradford Forest, The Lyme Timber Company and the Rossi Group, have returned the mill to full 5-day-per-week production after several years of operating at about 60 percent capacity under the prior owners.   Read more

2021

Affiliates of The Lyme Timber Company LP invest in wetland mitigation banks in Texas
The banks are expected to sell credits to the Texas Department of Transportation, commercial and residential real estate developers, and oil and gas companies.   Read more
Schoodic Woods LLC conserves 1,700 acres adjacent to Acadia National Park
The Maine Coast Heritage Trust has secured a critical parcel in a 30,000-acre conservation project following the parcel’s 2011 acquisition by Schoodic Woods LLC, an affiliate of The Lyme Timber Company.   Read more
Sale of conservation easement on 13,352 acres of Lyme’s Florida timberlands completes a multi-year conservation effort
The working forest conservation easement completes the permanent conservation of the entire 46,581-acre Lyme Cross City Forest.   Read more
Affiliates of The Lyme Timber Company LP Conserve 4,700 acres in Texas Through Sale to Galveston Bay Foundation
After purchasing approximately 9,700 acres of ecologically sensitive property along Galveston Bay in 2018, Lyme has sold 4,714 acres to Galveston Bay Foundation for permanent conservation.   Read more