2008 Forest Legacy Program Project Grants

News Release: Forest Service Announces $54 Million to Conserve At-Risk Forests

State Project Funding Level Approximate Acres

GA

Paulding County Land area

$3,464,000

3,500

NH

Ossipee Pine Barrens

$2,355,000

2,264

ME

Lower Penobscot Forest

$3,266,000

42,241

AL

Mobile Tensaw Delta

$1,979,000

1,579

TX

Turkey Creek

$1,485,000

3,086

MI

Northern Great Lakes Forest Project

$1,979,000

30,289

MN

Koochiching

$3,464,000

38,331

VA

Nottoway River

$1,485,000

5,815

MT

North Swan River Valley

$1,979,000

464

UT

Chalk Creek South Fork #2

$1,386,000

2,139

HI

Kealakekua Ranch

$1,968,000

5,000

WV

South Branch

$742,000

300

TN

Big Forks

$990,000

1,867

CT

Skiff Mountain Phase II

$762,000

292

NJ

Sparta Mountain South

$2,474,000

800

VT

Brushwood/West Fairlee Community Forest

$1,485,000

1,800

CA

Chalk Mountain Ranch

$1,979,000

3,638

ID

Gold Creek Ranch

$1,583,000

320

SC

Belfast/Piedmont of South Carolina

$1,485,000

2,229

AS

Ottoville Rainforest Preserve

$495,000

5

WI

Wild Rivers (Northern)

$2,276,000

7,260

AR

Moro Big Pine

$2,192,000

13,000

WA

Tahuya Headwaters

$1,583,000

3,469

USVI

Annaly Bay Forest Legacy

$495,000

50

AK

Perenosa Bay, Afognak Island

$1,113,000

1,620

OH

REMA/Vinton Furnace

$1,188,000

1,200

IL

Oblate - (River Forest)

$193,000

44

MD

Broad Creek

$990,000

400

NC

Coastal Plantation

$1,485,000

741

ME

Grafton Notch

$1,113,000

3,454

NH

Crotched Mountain

$990,000

400

UT

Range Creek/Rainbow Glass Ranch

$643,000

2,393

KY

Marrowbone Creek State Forest

$1,110,000

1,300

AZ

Cedar Springs

$700,000

280

NM

Vallecitos High Country

$1,133,000

1,260

   
$54,011,000.00
182,830

News Release: Forest Service Announces $54 Million to Conserve At-Risk Forests