Molpus Woodlands Group Expands Scholarship Program

Jackson, Mississippi—Molpus is expanding the Molpus Woodlands Group Annual Scholarship Program to help bring further diversity to the forestry management profession. Through a partnership with five universities, the expansion will target students in under-represented populations within certain majors.  Seven scholarships will be awarded. The scholarships will be available to students in forestry, GIS, paralegal studies, […]

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Molpus Woodlands Group Launches New Website

Jackson, Mississippi — Molpus Woodlands Group (Molpus) is pleased to announce the launch of our new website at molpus.com. Molpus is one of the oldest timber-related companies in the United States, but we’ve always focused on innovation. Our new website is the latest example of staying relevant in an evolving marketplace. The new site is […]

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Semi-aerial color photo of evergreen forest with fire lane running up the center of the forest into the distance.

Molpus Conserves Working Forest in North Idaho

Jackson, Mississippi – The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC (Molpus), a timberland investment management organization headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, is pleased to announce, on behalf of a client, that it has permanently conserved 95 acres of forest  in north Idaho. The property, located near Hall Mountain in the Kootenai Valley, was placed under a working forest […]

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  • The Molpus Woodlands Group completes acquisition of 195,000 acres

    The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC (MWG), a timberland investment management organization, headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi has announced the successful purchase of 195,000 acres of timberland. The acreage is located in five states as follows: New York, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Tennessee and Alabama. This acquisition increases the company’s total acreage under management to 665,675. These purchases mark […]

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  • Molpus Speaks At the Timberland Investing World Summit

    New York, NY Dick Molpus, President of The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC, discussed the risks, both perceived and real, associated with timberland investing during the opening morning of the 3rd Timberland Investing World Summit. The conference is being held in New York, NY and continues through October 31, with speakers comprising a comprehensive group of […]

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  • The Molpus Woodlands Group acquires 44,379 acres in Oklahoma

    Jackson, MS – The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC, a timberland investment management organization, headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, has completed the purchase of approximately 44,379 acres of timberland located in LeFlore and Pushmataha Counties in southeastern Oklahoma on behalf of an institutional investor. The transaction closed on January 25, 2007. The Molpus Woodlands Group acquires and […]

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  • New Endowment Created to Manage Funds Arising from U.S.-Canada Settlement

    Ottawa, Canada/Jackson, MS – The United States Endowment for Forestry & Communities, Inc., (Endowment) today formalized incorporation as a not-for-profit to receive $200 million in funds to promote sustainable forestry and to assist timber-reliant communities. The grant that will capitalize the Endowment was made under the terms of the recently signed Softwood Lumber Agreement (SLA) […]

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  • The Molpus Woodlands Group acquires more than 41,400 acres and closes its first jointly managed timberland investment fund

    The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC (MWG), a timberland investment management organization headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, and its partners, Molpus Woodlands Advisors and Salient Partners, L.P. (Houston, Texas), have announced the closing of its first jointly managed timberland investment fund. The fund was closed at $149 million and has placed over 90% of investors’ capital to […]

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  • Molpus Woodlands Group acquires more than 165,000 acres in Alabama

    The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC (MWG), a timberland investment management organization headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, has acquired 165,000 +/- acres of timber rights located in Bibb, Jefferson, Shelby, Tuscaloosa and Walker Counties in eastern Alabama for $87,750,000 from TC&I Timber Company, LLC, a wholly owned company of the United States Steel Corporation Plan for Employee […]

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