SPOKANE, Washington – July 19, 2017 – Potlatch Corporation today announced effective Monday, July 24, 2017 that no campfires or open burning will be allowed on its property in the State of Idaho due to increasing fire danger in the region. The burning ban on Potlatch’s Idaho properties will remain in effect until conditions improve. Additional information about Potlatch’s Idaho properties can be found online at www.potlatchcorp.com. Potlatch urges all visitors to Idaho’s forests to exercise extreme caution in regards to fire while recreating this summer.
Potlatch is a Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) with approximately 1.4 million acres of timberland in Alabama, Arkansas, Idaho, Minnesota and Mississippi. Potlatch, a verified forest practices leader, is committed to providing superior returns to stockholders through long-term stewardship of its forest resources. The company also conducts a land sales and development business and operates wood products manufacturing facilities through its taxable REIT subsidiary. More information about Potlatch can be found on the company’s website at www.potlatchcorp.com..