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Common Name Species Namesort ascending Pounds/Cord MBTU/Cord
MYRTLE, OREGON (PEPPERWOOD) Umbellularia californica 3,485 21.6
ELM, RED Ulmus rubra 3,060 19.0
ELM, WHITE (RUSSIAN) Ulmus laevis 2,890 17.9
ELM, AMERICAN Ulmus americana 2,975 18.4
BASSWOOD (LINDEN) Tilia americana 2,210 13.7
CEDAR, WHITE (WHITECEDAR) Thuja occidentalis 1,870 11.6
WILLOW Salix 2,295 14.2
LOCUST, BLACK Robinia pseudoacacia 3,740 23.2
OAK, POST Quercus stellata 3,825 23.7
OAK, RED Quercus rubra 3,570 22.1
OAK, BUR (MOSSYCUP) Quercus macrocarpa 3,655 22.7
OAK, OREGON (GARRY) Quercus garryana 3,655 22.7
OAK, WHITE Quercus alba 3,910 24.2
FIR, DOUGLAS Pseudotsuga menzies II 2,805 17.4
CHERRY, BLACK Prunus serotina 3,145 19.5
COMPRESSED SAWDUST LOGS* Presto homofecit stipes 2,000 17.0
COTTONWOOD (POPLAR) Populus trichocarpa 2,040 12.6
ASPEN, AMERICAN (POPLAR) Populus tremuloides 2,210 13.7
BAMBOO Poaceae bambusoideae 1,615 10.0
SYCAMORE, AMERICAN Platanus occidentalis 2,890 17.9
PINE, WHITE (EASTERN) Pinus strobus 2,125 13.2
PINE, PITCH Pinus rigida 2,635 17.0
PINE, NORWAY (RED) Pinus resinosa 2,890 17.9
PINE, PONDEROSA Pinus ponderosa 2,380 14.8
PINE, WHITE (IDAHO) Pinus monticola 2,236 14.3
PINE, LODGEPOLE Pinus contora latifolia 2,465 15.3
PINE, JACK (CANADIAN) Pinus banksiana 2,380 14.8
HEMLOCK Pinaceae tsuga 2,465 15.3
SPRUCE, SITKA Picea sitchensis 2,380 14.8
SPRUCE, BLACK Picea mariana 2,465 15.3
SPRUCE, ENGELMANN Picea engelmannii 1,955 12.1
SORREL (SOURWOOD) Oxydendrum arboreum 3,060 19.0
HOP HORNBEAM (IRONWOOD) Ostrya virginiana 4,250 26.4
BALSA Ochroma pyramidale 935 5.8
MULBERRY Morus rubra 3,740 23.2
APPLE Malus domestica 3,485 21.6
OSAGE ORANGE (HEDGE) Maclura pomifera 4,845 30.0
TAMARACK (LARCH) Larix laricina 3,145 19.5
CEDAR, EASTERN (REDCEDAR) Juniperus virginiana 1,955 12.1
JUNIPER, ROCKY MTN Juniperus scopulorum 3,145 19.5
WALNUT, BLACK Juglans nigra 3,230 20.0
BUTTERNUT (WHITE WALNUT) Juglans cinerea 2,125 13.2
HOLLY, AMERICAN Ilex Opaca 3,995 24.8
COFFEETREE, KENTUCKY Gymnocladus dioicus 3,060 19.0
LOCUST, HONEY Gleditsia triacanthos 3,825 23.7
ASH, GREEN Fraxinus pennsylvanica 3,400 21.1
ASH, BLACK Fraxinus nigra 2,890 17.9
ASH, OREGON Fraxinus latifolia 3,230 20.0
ASH, WHITE Fraxinus americana 3,485 21.6
BEECH, AMERICAN Fagus grandifolia 3,655 22.7
EUCALYPTUS (RED GUM) Eucalyptus camaldulensis 2,975 18.4
PERSIMMON, AMERICAN Diospyros virginiana 4,165 25.8
DOGWOOD, PACIFIC Cornus nuttallii 3,995 24.8
HACKBERRY Celtis occidentalis 3,145 19.5
CATALPA (CATAWBA) Catalpa speciosa 2,380 14.8
HICKORY, SHAGBARK Carya ovata 4,080 25.3
HICKORY, BITTERNUT Carya cordiformis 3,825 23.7
BEECH, BLUE (IRONWOOD) Carpinus caroliniana 3,825 23.7
BIRCH, GRAY Betula populifolia 3,145 19.5
BIRCH, WHITE (PAPER) Betula papyrifera 3,230 20.0
BIRCH, BLACK Betula lenta 3,910 24.2
BIRCH, YELLOW Betula alleghaniensis 3,570 22.1
MADRONE, PACIFIC (ARBUTUS) Arbutus menziesii 3,825 23.7
ALDER, RED OR WHITE Alnus rubra or rhombifolia 2,380 14.8
BUCKEYE, OHIO Aesculus glabra 1,955 12.1
MAPLE, SUGAR Acer saccharum 3,740 23.2
MAPLE, SILVER Acer saccharinum 2,805 17.4
MAPLE, RED Acer rubrum 3,230 20.0
MAPLE, BLACK Acer nigrum 3,400 21.1
BOXELDER (MAPLE ASH) Acer negundo 2,890 17.9
MAPLE, BIG LEAF Acer macrophyllum 2,890 17.9
FIR, CONCOLOR (WHITE) Abies concolor 2,295 14.2
FIR, BALSAM Abies balsamea 2,125 13.2
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