Potlatch Corporation

Spokane, Washington, USA, 15 July 2010 -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The board of directors of Potlatch Corporation (NYSE:PCH) has declared a quarterly distribution on the company's common stock. The distribution of USD 0.51 per share is payable 24 September 2010, to stockholders of record on 03 September 2010.

Potlatch is a real estate investment trust (REIT) with approximately 1.6 million acres of timberland in Arkansas, Idaho, Minnesota, and Wisconsin. 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. For more information about the company, visit http://www.potlatchcorp.com.