To improve wildlife habitat, conduct approximately 200 acres of noncommercial thinning in stands that are 20 to 25 years old, and/or create snags in stands that are 60 to 80 years old. Mechanical methods will be used.
Expected Analysis Type
Timber stand and/or wildlife habitat improvement activities which do not include the use of herbicides or do not require more than one mile of low standard road construction (Service Level D, FSH 7709.56)
Not applicable / Other
Lead Management Unit
Greenbrier Ranger District
Notice and Comment Regulation
Not Subject to Regulations
Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants; Vegetation management (other than forest products)
Forest vegetation improvements; Species habitat improvements
All planning milestones have been completed.
Project Decision Information
Cheat Mountain Wildlife Habitat Enhancement
Decision Signed Date
Last Updated: 9/20/2011