Native forest production in 2017-2018

Native forest sawlog production

Species Jarrah Karri Marri Total
Cubic metres (m3)
High-grade feature 446 - 20 466
General purpose log 14,272 - - 14,272
Bole sawlog 60,089 - - 60,089
Veneer log 40 12,014 - 12,054
Whole bole log 2,123 - - 2,123
1st grade sawlog - 32,097 2,543 34,640
2nd grade sawlog - 2,317 - 2,317
Total 76,971 46,428 2,563 125,961

Native forest chiplog production

Species Jarrah Karri Marri Total
Cubic metres (m3)
Burl 48 - - 48
Low-grade feature 167 - - 167
Dry charcoal 23,976 - - 23,976
Residue bole 18,500 - 9,863 28,363
Debarked bole residue 22,121 - - 22,121
Residue peeler 359 11,847 - 12,206
Timber product residue 65,172 - - 65,172
Craftwood 10 - - 10
Other bole volume on bole sawlog 9,241 - - 9,241
Fuelwood 55,179 - - 55,179
Chip log - 125,139 - 125,139
3rd grade sawlog - 2,268 - 2,268
Other bole volume attached on LVL logs - 11,847 - 11,847
Sawlog - - - -
Total 194,773 151,101 9,863 355,737

Sandalwood production by the Commission from Crown land

Product type 2015-16 tonnes 2016-17 tonnes 2017-18 tonnes
Green butts, branches and logs* 923 788 837
Roots green 225 220 294
Green twigs** 36 39 160
Dead 707 743 702
Total 1,891 1,790 1,993

* previously defined as Green 1st and 2nd grade
** previously defined as Green 3rd grade