Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA)
04/01/2011 to 06/30/2011
Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest

This report contains the best available information at the time of publication. Questions may be directed to the Project Contact.
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Projects Occurring Nationwide
R4 - Intermountain Region, Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
R4 - Intermountain Region, Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest,  Evanston-Mountain View RD  (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R4 - Intermountain Region, Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest,  Heber-Kamas Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R4 - Intermountain Region, Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest,  Logan Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R4 - Intermountain Region, Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest,  Ogden Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R4 - Intermountain Region, Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest,  Pleasant Grove Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R4 - Intermountain Region, Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest,  Salt Lake Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R4 - Intermountain Region, Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest,  Spanish Fork Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

Projects Occurring Nationwide  

 
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Gypsy Moth Management in the United States: A Cooperative Approach
EIS

           *NEW LISTING*
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)  In Progress:
DEIS NOA in Federal Register 09/19/2008
Est. FEIS NOA in Federal Register 09/2011 
Expected:10/2011
 
10/2011 Noel Schneeberger
610-557-4121
nschneeberger@fs.fed.us 
Description: The USDA Forest Service and Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service are analyzing a range of strategies for controlling gypsy moth damage to forests and trees in the United States.
Web Link:  http://www.na.fs.fed.us/wv/eis/
Location: UNIT - All Districts-level Units. STATE - All States. COUNTY - All Counties. Nationwide.
Land Management Planning Rule
EIS
- Regulations, Directives, Orders  In Progress:
DEIS NOA in Federal Register 02/25/2011
Est. FEIS NOA in Federal Register 11/2011 
Expected:12/2011
 
12/2011 Larry Hayden
202-205-1559
lhayden@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Department of Agriculture proposes to promulgate a new planning rule, which will set out the process for development, revision, and amendment of National Forest System land management plans.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.usda.gov/planningrule
Location: UNIT - All Districts-level Units. STATE - All States. COUNTY - All Counties. Agency-wide Rule.
Nationwide Aerial Application of Fire Retardant on National Forest System Lands.
EIS
- Regulations, Directives, Orders  In Progress:
NOI in Federal Register 08/27/2010
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register 05/2011 
Expected:12/2011
 
01/2012 Glen Stein
208-869-5405
gstein@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Forest Service will prepare a programmatic environmental impact statement for the continued nationwide aerial application of fire retardant on National Forest System lands.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/fire/retardant/index.html
Location: UNIT - All Districts-level Units. STATE - All States. COUNTY - All Counties. Nationwide.
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Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)  

R4 - Intermountain Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Oil and Gas Leasing
EIS
- Minerals and Geology  Completed  Actual: 02/18/2010  04/2011 Kim Martin
801-342-5100
kjmartin@fs.fed.us 
Description: Determine appropriate leasing terms and stipulations for the leasable land base within the entire Uinta National Forest.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/r4/uinta/projects
Location: UNIT - Uinta-Wasatch-Cache All Units. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Juab, Sanpete, Tooele, Utah, Wasatch. Uinta National Forest.
University of Utah Seismograph Stations
CE
- Special use management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 12/08/2008 
Expected:05/2011
 
06/2011 Anne Hansen
801-236-3454
annehansen@fs.fed.us 
Description: Authorize special use permits for nine existing seismograph stations. These stations are automated system to monitor earthquake activity. Data is tranmitted via FM radio to the University of Utah. No new surface disturbance is authorized.
Location: UNIT - Uinta-Wasatch-Cache All Units. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Cache, Rich, Salt Lake, Summit. Hyde Park, Red Spur, Monte Cristo Peak, Wellsville, Grizzly Peak, Mount Ogden, Francis Peak, Red Butte Canyon, Hoyt Peak.
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Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest,   Evanston-Mountain View RD  (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R4 - Intermountain Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Blacks Fork Salvage Project
EIS
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
NOI in Federal Register 05/28/2009
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register 04/2011 
Expected:07/2011
 
08/2011 Timothy Gill
307-783-3966
tgill@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Evanston/Mountain View Ranger District proposes to treat about 3,000 acres of a variety of vegetation types within the 39,760 acre Blacks Fork project area. Proposed treatments include timber harvest, prescribed fire, and mechanical thinning.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=28317
Location: UNIT - Evanston-Mountain View RD. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Summit. LEGAL - T2N, R12E, T3N, Salt Lake Meridian. Located approximately 25 miles southeast of Mountain View, Wyoming.
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Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest,   Heber-Kamas Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R4 - Intermountain Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Clyde Creek Salvage
EA
- Forest products  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 02/18/2011 
Expected:06/2011
 
09/2011 Jim Gibson
435-783-4338
jgibson@fs.fed.us 
Description: Salvage dead and bark beetle infested trees in the Clyde Creek drainage, Strawberry Reservoir Management Area.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=24680
Location: UNIT - Heber-Kamas Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Wasatch. LEGAL - T3S, R12W, S4, 8-12,14-17, 20, 21 USM. Clyde Creek drainage, Strawberry Reservoir Uint.
Indian Creek Exploratory Well Surface Use Plan of Operations
CE
- Minerals and Geology  On Hold  N/A  N/A Jim Percy
435-654-0470
jpercy@fs.fed.us 
Description: Approval of Surface Use Plan of Operations for one exploratory oil/gas well on an old, existing well pad.
Location: UNIT - Heber-Kamas Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Wasatch. LEGAL - T4S, R12W, Section 26. Crooked Creek area off Indian Creek Road.
Kamas Valley Cattle Allotment Grazing Authorization
EA

           *NEW LISTING*
- Grazing management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 04/2011 
Expected:12/2011  06/2012 Jim Percy
435-654-0470
jpercy@fs.fed.us 
Description: To authorize continued livestock grazing on the allotment
Location: UNIT - Heber-Kamas Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Summit. 14 miles east of Kamas, Utah along the Mirror Lake Highway.
Trial Lake and Wolf Creek Tree Removal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Forest products  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 04/2011 
Expected:07/2011  09/2011 Jim Gibson
435-783-4338
jgibson@fs.fed.us 
Description: Use a commercial timber sale to remove dead and infested trees adjacent to roads, trailheads, parking and camping sites in the Trial Lake and Wolf Creek recreation siites
Location: UNIT - Heber-Kamas Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Summit. LEGAL - T1S, R9W, sections 5,6. Trial Lake/Washington Lake complex on Highway 150.
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Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest,   Logan Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R4 - Intermountain Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Millville Canyon Big Game Winter Range Restoration
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants  In Progress:
Scoping Start 05/05/2010 
Expected:09/2011
 
10/2011 Kevin Labrum
435-755-5221
kclabrum@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources proposes a wildlife habitat restoration project including the planting of bitterbrush and sagebrush on 51 acres of National Forest System land in Millville Canyon.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=32564
Location: UNIT - Logan Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Cache. LEGAL - T11N, R2E, Section 30. Millville Canyon, south of Logan Utah.
Saddle Creek Road Relocation
EA

           *NEW LISTING*
- Watershed management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 06/2011 
Expected:09/2011  06/2012 Paul Chase
435-755-3620
pchase@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Logan Ranger District proposes to relocate a 1.2 mile stretch of Saddle Creek Road, located within the riparian area and stream channel of Saddle Creek, onto a bench 0.1 miles to the west of its current location.
Location: UNIT - Logan Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Cache. LEGAL - T12N, R4E, Sections 22-27 and 34-35. Approximately 18 miles east of Logan, Utah.
Streambank Stabilization at Pine Bluff Bridge
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants  Completed  Actual: 03/21/2011  08/2011 Kelli Taylor
435-755-3626
ktaylor02@fs.fed.us 
Description: Proposal would place large rocks along the existing rock reinforcement structure to further stabilize the deteriorating streambank. Rocks will be placed during low water among existing rock and vegetation.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=34152
Location: UNIT - Logan Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Cache. LEGAL - Section 24, T12N, R2E, SL B&M. Logan River at the Pine Bluff Bridge.
Three Mile and Maple Bench Cattle Allotments
EA

           *NEW LISTING*
- Grazing management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 04/2011 
Expected:09/2011  05/2012 Chandler Mundy
425-755-3636
cmundy@fs.fed.us 
Description: Project is to authorize grazing on 2 cattle allotments (Three Mile and Maple Bench) using Forest Plan standards and guidelines to manage use.
Location: UNIT - Logan Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Cache. Approximately 10 miles west of Logan, Utah.
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Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest,   Ogden Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R4 - Intermountain Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Buck Springs Area Sheep Allotments
EA

           *NEW LISTING*
- Grazing management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 04/2011 
Expected:09/2011  05/2012 Chandler Mundy
425-755-3636
cmundy@fs.fed.us 
Description: Proposal is to authorize grazing on 3 sheep allotments (Buck Springs, Pete's Hollow, and North Monte) using Forest Plan standards and guidelines to manage use.
Location: UNIT - Ogden Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Cache, Rich. LEGAL - T8N, R3E, Section 3; T9N, R3E, Sections 23, 24, 26, 27, 33, 34; T9N, R4E, Sections 3-10, 13-22, 31-34; T10N, R4E, Sections 31, 32 SLM. Approximately 40 miles east of Ogden, Utah.
Dip Hollow - Sprout Spring Range Improvements
CE
- Grazing management  Completed  Actual: 03/21/2011  06/2011 Chandler Mundy
425-755-3636
cmundy@fs.fed.us 
Description: Proposal is to install a head box and water pipeline at Dip Hollow spring and replace the exisitng head box and pipeline at Sprout Spring. Project will aid in water and cattle distribution across the Woodruff-Dairy Ridge Allotment.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=34168
Location: UNIT - Ogden Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Rich. LEGAL - T8N R4E Sections 2-3, 11-12. Woodruff-Dairy Ridge Cattle Allotment.
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Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest,   Pleasant Grove Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R4 - Intermountain Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
American Fork Canyon Fee Station
EA
- Recreation management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 04/2011 
Expected:08/2011  06/2013 Larry Velarde
801-342-5245
lvelarde@fs.fed.us 
Description: Replace old fee station with a new one.
Location: UNIT - Pleasant Grove Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Utah. LEGAL - T 4 S,R 2 E Section 32. American Fork Canyon.
BYU Special Use Amendment
CE
- Special use management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 03/11/2011 
Expected:05/2011
 
07/2011 Mellisa Slaugh
801-785-3563
mslaugh@fs.fed.us 
Description: BYU has requested to amend their current special use permit to install permanent lighting at the "Y" monument.
Location: UNIT - Pleasant Grove Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Utah. LEGAL - T6S, R3E, Section 32 and 33. Foothills above Provo.
Big Springs Waterline Permit
EA
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 04/2011 
Expected:07/2011  04/2012 Sylvia Clark
801-342-5241
sgclark@fs.fed.us 
Description: Request for special use authorization to build a waterline across National Forest system lands from a water source on private land
Location: UNIT - Pleasant Grove Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Utah. LEGAL - T6S, R4E, Section 6. South Fork of the Provo River.
Cascade Springs Picnic Site
CE
- Recreation management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/24/2010 
Expected:05/2011
 
09/2011 Larry Velarde
801-342-5245
lvelarde@fs.fed.us 
Description: Develop picnic tables and shade shelters adjacent to the parking area and toilet.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=26727
Location: UNIT - Pleasant Grove Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Utah. LEGAL - T4S, R3E, Section 24, SLM, Utah County, Utah. Cascade Springs.
Eastridge Trail No. 038 Reroute
CE
- Recreation management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 12/14/2009 
Expected:07/2011
 
06/2012 Larry Velarde
801-342-5245
lvelarde@fs.fed.us 
Description: Reroute an existing trail.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=26730
Location: UNIT - Pleasant Grove Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Wasatch. LEGAL - T4S, R3E, Section 4, SLM, Wasatch County, Utah. Southeast Mill Canyon Peak Area.
Rock Climber Bridge, Toilet, and Parking Lot Paving Project
EA
- Recreation management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Larry Velarde
801-342-5245
lvelarde@fs.fed.us 
Description: Provide 2 bridges for safe crossing of American Fork River to replace the pipeline crossings that were removed. Provide restroom facilities and a parking area for the climbing community that uses this area.
Location: UNIT - Pleasant Grove Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Utah. LEGAL - T4S, R3E, Section 26, SLM, Utah County, Utah. American Fork Canyon.
Silver Lake Dam Stabilization
EA
- Facility management  Completed  Actual: 02/07/2011
07/21/2010 
06/2011 Sylvia Clark
801-785-3563
sgclark@fs.fed.us 
Description: Stabilize the Silver Lake dam to reduce environmental and public safety hazards in the event of a dam failure. The proposed action includes drilling and blasting to lower the lake's spillway by 5-8 feet and plugging the outlet.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=3037
Location: UNIT - Pleasant Grove Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Utah. LEGAL - T. 3 S., R. 2 E., Sec. 36. Lone Peak Wilderness Area.
South Fork Deer Creek Trail re-route
CE
- Recreation management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 02/08/2010 
Expected:04/2011
 
06/2011 Cheryl Butler
801-785-3563
cgbutler@fs.fed.us 
Description: Re-route small section of highly used multiple use trail away from fall line through meadow. New route would traverse meadow on contour.
Location: UNIT - Pleasant Grove Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Utah. LEGAL - T6S R3E Section 32. South Fk of Deer Crk Trail, Near FR 114.
Upper Falls Prk Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Sylvia Clark
801-785-3563
sgclark@fs.fed.us 
Description: Reissue special use permit to Utah County for management of Upper Falls Park.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=31154
Location: UNIT - Pleasant Grove Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Utah. LEGAL - Upper Falls Park, T5S, R3E, Sec 34. Pleasant Grove Ranger District.
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Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest,   Salt Lake Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R4 - Intermountain Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Albion Basin OSV Travel Special Use Permit
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 08/31/2010 
Expected:04/2011
 
11/2011 Catherine Kahlow
801-733-2675
ckahlow@fs.fed.us 
Description: Upper Albion Baasin homeowners have submitted a request for a special use permit to allow motorized access (over the snow) to their homes during the mid day. This activity is proposed within a pemitted ski area (Alta)
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - T3S, R2E, Sec. PB 43, 9. Upper Albion Basin in Little Cottonwood Canyon, Salt Lake County, UT.
Baer Gutsman Recreation Event Special Use Permit Re-Issuance
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 05/2011 
Expected:06/2011  07/2011 Matthew Zumstein
801-733-2670
mzumstein@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Baer Gutsman mountain running race permitee is requesting the re-issuance of their 5-year recreation event special use permit for the annual race in Baer Canyon in Davis County, Ut.
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Davis. LEGAL - T3N, R1W-1E, Sec.s 36, 31-33, 3, 4. Baer to Farmington Canyons, Davis County, Utah.
Brighton Ski Resort Snowmaking Extension
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 05/2011 
Expected:07/2011  08/2011 Pollyanna Popola
801-733-2687
ppopola@fs.fed.us 
Description: Brighton Ski Resort is proposing to extend its snowmaking system above Twin Lakes to the top of the Millicent lift and realign its approved alignment from the parking lot to its pumphouse in the Majestic area, all within its permitted area boundary
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - T2S, R3E , sec. 2, 3. Brighton ski resort in Upper Big Cottonwood Canyon, Salt Lake County, UT.
Davis Creek Amended Road Authorization
CE
- Special use management   On Hold  N/A  N/A Al Soucie
801-733-2688
asoucie@fs.fed.us 
Description: Amend the existing authorization for the Davis Creek road access to address changes in the road alignment that provides access to private land residences
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Davis. LEGAL - T3N, R1W, Sec. 29. Davis Creek access road, Farmington, UT.
Farmington City Water Storage Tank Special Use Permit
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 05/2011 
Expected:07/2011  08/2011 Pollyanna Popola
801-733-2687
ppopola@fs.fed.us 
Description: Farmington City is proposing to construct a water storage tank to include within their current special use permit
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Davis. LEGAL - T3N, R1E, Sec 29,. Proposed lacation in Lower Davis Creek area, Farmington City, Davis County, UT.
LDS Girls Camp Lodge Addition
CE
- Special use management   On Hold  N/A  N/A Steve Scheid
(801)733-2689
sscheid@fs.fed.us 
Description: Expand the Camp's main lodge by approximately 700 sq. ft.
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - T.3S., R.3E., sec. 35. Upper Big Cottonwood Canyon, Salt Lake County, UT.
Log Haven Access Permit
CE
- Special use management   On Hold  N/A  N/A Steve Scheid
801-733-2689
sscheid@fs.fed.us 
Description:  Proposal to issue a special use permit to the owner of Log Haven Restaurant to widen and improve approximately 840 ft of the Pipeline Trail to allow access for equipment to improve the restaurant's water system to meet State requirements.
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - R2E., T1S., Sec. 28. Mill Creek Canyon.
Porter Fork Fish Passage
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants  On Hold  N/A  N/A Steve Scheid
801-733-2689
sscheid@fs.fed.us 
Description: To remove a cement weir in Porter Fork Creek to restore cutthrout trout passage to the stream.
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - R2E, T1S, Sec. 34. Porter Fork drainage of Mill Creek Canyon, Salt Lake County, Ut.
Rocky Mountain Power Permit Re-Issuance
CE
- Special use management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 05/17/2010 
Expected:07/2011
 
09/2011 Al Soucie
801-236-3450
asoucie@fs.fed.us 
Description: The SLRD is proposing to consolidate approximately 42 existing special use permits for power line right-of-ways (ROWs) within the Districtís boundary and re¨issue one or two permits for a new term of 30 years
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Davis, Morgan, Salt Lake. LEGAL - R1W-4E, T 6N-4S. 42 existing permits for power line right-of-ways (ROWs) within the Districtís boundary (Salt Lake, Davis, and Morgan Counties).
Salt Lake City Public Utilities Dam Permitting & Maintenance
CE
- Special use management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Steve Scheid
801-733-2689
sscheid@fs.fed.us 
Description: Salt Lake City is requesting a special use permit and maintenance on the following dams in Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons, Salt Lake County - Cecret Lake, Twin Lake, and Red Pine Lake
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - R2 & 3E, T2S. Big and Little Cottonwood Canyos, Salt Lake County, UT.
Silver Lake Water Company Waterline
CE
- Special use management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Pollyanna Popola
801-733-2686
ppopola@fs.fed.us 
Description: Silver Lake Water Company is proposing to install a new underground waterline, which would improve the delivery of water to the Resort area, greatly improve fire flows for protection of lives and property in the area. Located within Brighton Circle.
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - T2@, R3E, Sec. 35. Brighton Ski Resort parking area, Salt Lake County, UT.
Skull Valley Company Water Transmission Line Replacement and Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management  Completed  Actual: 01/25/2011  02/2011 Al Soucie
801-236-3450
asoucie@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Skull Valley Company holds a current special use permit that expires on 12/31/2010 and has requested a renewed permit and to replace a portion of transmission line that was destroyed in a wildfire in 2009
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Tooele. LEGAL - Sections 8 & 9, T3S, R7W. Stansubury Mountains (west slope), Tooele County.
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Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest,   Spanish Fork Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R4 - Intermountain Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
East Vernon Vegetation Management Project
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 04/2011 
Expected:07/2011  07/2012 Karen Hartman
801-342-5271
khartman@fs.fed.us 
Description: Proposal is to improve sage grouse winter and brooding habitat and deer winter range by treating juniper on about 1200 acres. The proposal also includes closing 2 miles of user-created roads.
Location: UNIT - Spanish Fork Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Tooele. LEGAL - T10S, R5W, Section 1,2, 11, 12, 13, 14 T9S, R5W section 22, 23, 24, 25, 26. Vernon Area.
Old Ray's Valley Road Water Development
CE
- Grazing management  Completed  Actual: 01/10/2011  09/2011 Renae Bragonje
801-342-5267
rbragonje@fs.fed.us 
Description: Install 3 water troughs to mitigate for loss of cattle watering areas due to stream fencing.
Location: UNIT - Spanish Fork Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Utah. LEGAL - T8S, R6E, Section 6; T8S, R5E, Section 1. Old Ray's Valley Road.
Vernon Allotment Grazing Authorization
EA
- Grazing management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 02/15/2011 
Expected:08/2011
 
12/2011 Renae Bragonje
801-342-5267
rbragonje@fs.fed.us 
Description: the proposal is to authorize continued livestock grazing on the Vernon allotment. This includes water developments to improve livestock distribution
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=34648
Location: UNIT - Spanish Fork Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Tooele. LEGAL - T9S, R6W, Sect. 12, 25, 36; T9S, R5W, Sec 4-10, 17-20, 28-33; T10S, R6W, Sec. 3-29, 32-36, T10S, R6W, Sec. 1-4, 9-12, 14-15, T9S, R7W, Sec. 1, 12-13. Vernon Area.
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