Press Release

4/1/2010

The Campbell Group Announces Acquisition of 75,000 acres of S.E. Timberland

The Campbell Group, LLC announced today that it has acquired on behalf of Madison Timber, LLC, approximately 75,000 acres of timberlands located in Louisiana and Texas.

John Gilleland, president of The Campbell Group, said, "On behalf of our client and the employees of The Campbell Group we are excited about this acquisition and the opportunity to begin management of these high quality forests. The timberlands are strategically located in strong markets where our experience and regional presence is well established. Our forestry professionals will manage these assets with a long-term perspective using excellent stewardship and forest management practices."

Morrison & Foerster LLP and Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt served as legal advisors to The Campbell Group in connection with the transaction.

The Campbell Group, LLC (www.campbellgroup.com) is a full-service timberland investment management company headquartered in Portland, Oregon. The company is focused exclusively on acquiring and managing high quality, investment grade forestland on behalf of institutional investors to produce superior risk-adjusted returns.

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Contact: Angie Davis
(503) 275-9675
The Campbell Group, LLC
One SW Columbia, Suite 1700
Portland, Oregon 97258 USA