Maine Revised Statutes

§8704. Rehabilitation program

The director may carry out a forest rehabilitation program on unstocked and poorly stocked potential forest land either public or private with first priority to burned areas. He shall make use of federal funds as and if available and of inmates of state institutions, including penal, whenever possible or feasible. The State shall participate in the cost of such forest rehabilitation up to 50% of the total cost on private land including the value of trees, any such rehabilitation on private lands to be only at the landowner's request. [1979, c. 545, §3 (NEW).]

1979, c. 545, §3 (NEW).