Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA)
10/01/2011 to 12/31/2011
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
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)  In Progress:
DEIS NOA in Federal Register 09/19/2008
Est. FEIS NOA in Federal Register 12/2011 
Expected:01/2012
 
01/2012 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
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:
DEIS NOA in Federal Register 05/29/2011
Est. FEIS NOA in Federal Register 10/2011 
Expected:10/2011
 
06/2012 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.
Smith's Fork Vegetation Restoration Project
EIS

           *NEW LISTING*
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
Developing Proposal
Est. NOI in Federal Register 11/2011 
Expected:09/2012  08/2013 Timothy Gill
307-783-3966
tgill@fs.fed.us 
Description: Develop a proposal to address bark beetle epidemic in Smith's Fork drainage.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=36790
Location: UNIT - Evanston-Mountain View RD. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Summit. Smith's Fork Watershed.
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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
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
- Grazing management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 05/17/2011
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 10/2011 
Expected:02/2012
 
06/2012 Jim Percy
435-654-0470
jpercy@fs.fed.us 
Description: To authorize continued livestock grazing on the allotment.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=35822
Location: UNIT - Heber-Kamas Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Summit. LEGAL - T1N, R7E, S31 - 33, T2N, R6E S1, 2,10 –15, 22 - 25,35, 36, T2N, R7E, S1-36; T2N, R8E, S5-9, 13-14, 16-36; T2N, R9E, S17-20, 29-32; T3N, R7E, S1-12, 15-17, 21; T3N, R8E, S1-11, 16-17, T3N, R9E, S6, SLM. 14 miles east of Kamas, Utah along the Mirror Lake Highway.
Trial Lake and Wolf Creek Tree Removal
CE
- Forest products  Completed  Actual: 08/17/2011
08/17/2011 
10/2011 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
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=35800
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
Saddle Creek Road Relocation
EA
- Watershed management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 05/18/2011 
Expected:12/2011
 
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.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=35631
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.
Three Mile and Maple Bench Cattle Allotments
EA
- Grazing management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 05/04/2011 
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.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=35629
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
- Grazing management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 05/11/2011 
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.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=35627
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.
Three Creeks Allotment Consolidation
EA

           *NEW LISTING*
- Grazing management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 08/15/2011
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 05/2012 
Expected:09/2012
 
11/2012 Chandler Mundy
775-289-5114
cmundy@fs.fed.us 
Description: The proposal is to consolidate 10 grazing allotments (5 BLM and 5 FS) into 1 management unit with 20 pastures on BLM and 8 pastures on FS lands.Management would focus on time, timing, frequency, and intensity of livestock grazing on about 143,000 ac.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=36707
Location: UNIT - Ogden Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Rich. West of Randolph, Utah.
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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
Big Springs Waterline Permit
CE
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 10/2011 
Expected:01/2012  05/2012 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.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=34638
Location: UNIT - Pleasant Grove Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Utah. LEGAL - T6S, R4E, Section 6. South Fork of the Provo River.
Six Special Use Permits on Pleasant Grove Ranger District
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 10/2011 
Expected:12/2011  12/2011 Sylvia Clark
801-342-5241
sgclark@fs.fed.us 
Description: These six special use permits (maintain 4 water transmition lines, maintain 1 irrigation ditch and 1 monument and access trail) are located in the Pleasant Grove Ranger District in Utah County.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=37275
Location: UNIT - Pleasant Grove Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Utah. LEGAL - These six special use permit are located in the Pleasant Grove Ranger District. Pleasant Grove Ranger District.
South Fork Deer Creek Trail re-route
CE
- Recreation management  Completed  Actual: 07/18/2011  09/2011 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.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=33176
Location: UNIT - Pleasant Grove Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Utah. LEGAL - T6S R3E Section 32. South Fk of Deer Crk Trail, Near FR 114.
Ten Special Use Permits on Pleasant Grove Ranger District.
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 07/06/2011 
Expected:10/2011
 
11/2011 Sylvia Clark
(801) 342-5241
sgclark@fs.fed.us 
Description: These ten permits (maintain a stream gage, grant an easement, 5 water transmition lines, maintain a water tank and 2 irrigation line) are located in the Pleasant Grove Ranger District in Utah County.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=36764
Location: UNIT - Pleasant Grove Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Utah. LEGAL - These ten permits are located in the Pleasant Grove Ranger District. Plesant Grove Ranger District.
Tibble Fork Recreation Residence Tract (Cabin #16)
CE
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
Completed  Actual: 07/07/2011  09/2011 Cheryl Butler
801-785-3563
cgbutler@fs.fed.us 
Description: The project area is located on the Pleasant Grove Ranger District in Utah County, Utah.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=36629
Location: UNIT - Pleasant Grove Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Summit. LEGAL - Township 4 South, Range 2 East, sections 7, 17, 18, Salt Lake Base Meridian. Tibble Fork Recreation Residence Tract, American Fork Canyon.
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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
Alta Peruvian Ridge Gun Mount
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 10/2011 
Expected:12/2011  04/2012 Steve Scheid
801-733-2689
sscheid@fs.fed.us 
Description: Alta Ski Lifts proposes to Expand and adapt the existing Peruvian gun mount to include a 2cd 105 mm howitzer (to replace existing 105 mm recoiless rifle) for avalanche control w/in the existing permit boundary at Alta Ski Area
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - T3S, R3E, Sec. PB43. Salt Lake County, Little Cottonwood Canyon, Peruvian ridge, Alta Ski Area.
Alta Ski Lifts Trail and Water system Improvements
CE
- Recreation management  Completed  Actual: 08/18/2011  09/2011 Steve Scheid
801-733-2689
sscheid@fs.fed.us 
Description: Alta Ski area is proposing to redevelop a spring collect system to meet state standards and modify approx. 100 feet of trail at Windy point to improve skier circulation
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=36580
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - T2S, R2E, Sec. 5 & 8. Salt Lake County, Ut; Collins Gulch at Alta Ski Area, Little Cottonwood Canyon.
Baer Gutsman Recreation Event Special Use Permit Re-Issuance
CE
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
Completed  Actual: 07/25/2011  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.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=35691
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
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
Completed  Actual: 08/12/2011  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
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=35694
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.
Brighton Ski Resort Snowmaking Extension
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
Completed  Actual: 08/12/2011  09/2011 Steve Scheid
801-733-2689
sscheid@fs.fed.us 
Description: Brighton proposes to extend their exisiting snowmaking line approx. 1,500 feet from the parking area to the pumphouse, in lin with the Majestic lift.
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - R3E, T2S, Sec. 35. Salt Lake Caounty, Big Cottonwood Canyon, MAjestic lift area to Brighto Ski Resort.
Cardiff Fork Property Owners Access SUP
CE
- Land ownership management
- Special use management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 07/06/2011 
Expected:10/2011
 
11/2011 Pollyanna Popola
801-733-2689
sscheid@fs.fed.us 
Description: property owners in upper Cardiff Fork hold permits for year round motorized access via 2.82 miles along a Forest road #019 to their land in upper Cardiff Fork have formed into an Association that is requesting one permit fo continued year-ound access
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - R3E T2S Sec. 18, 19, 30. Salt Lake County, Ut; Cardiff Fk RD FR109, Mill D So. Fk., Big Cottonwood Canyon.
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.
Doyle Spring SUP
CE
- Special use management  Completed  Actual: 09/12/2011  08/2011 Pollyanna Popola
801-733-2686
ppopola@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Doyle's are proposing to renew their existing permit to continue the operation and maintenance of a head box and underground water transmission line that is used to convey water from the existing spring on National Forest to private land.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=36572
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - T3S, R3E, Sec. 2. Salt Lake County, Ut, Within the Brighton Ski Area in Big Cottonwood Canyon.
Farmington City Water Storage Tank Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 05/06/2011 
Expected:11/2011
 
12/2011 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
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=35721
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.
LDS Girls Camp-water tank replacement
CE
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
Completed  Actual: 08/18/2011  08/2011 Pollyanna Popola
801-733-2686
ppopola@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Brighton LDS Girls Camp is proposing to remove the underground tank and replace it with a larger, 8,000 gal. above ground tank on a new concrete pad to meet the State of Utah Division of Drinking Water standards.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=36575
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - T2S, R3E, Sec. 35. Salt Lake County, UT; Brington Loop, Bigh Cottonwood Canyon.
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:11/2011
 
12/2011 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 District’s 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 District’s 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 - Secret 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 Canyons, 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.
Snowbird Ski Resort Gad Valley Improvements
EA
- Recreation management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 06/27/2011
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 04/2012 
Expected:06/2012
 
07/2012 Pollyanna Popola
801-733-2687
ppopola@fs.fed.us 
Description: Eleven proposed projects to be completed over the next five years within Snowbird's permitted boundary.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=36527
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. Snowbird Ski Resort.
Snowbird Village Gun Mount Modification
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 10/2011 
Expected:11/2011  04/2012 Steve Scheid
801-733-2689
sscheid@fs.fed.us 
Description: Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort is proposing to modify the existing gun mount to accomodate a new 105 mm Howitzer (to replace the existing 75 mm pack howitzer) for avalanche control w/in their existing permit boundary
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - T3s, R3E, Sec. PB38. Salt Lake County, Little Cottonwood Canyon, Snowbird Ski and Sumer Resort base area.
Solitude Snowmaking Extension
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 10/2011 
Expected:11/2011  05/2012 Pollyanna Popola
801-733-2686
ppopola@fs.fed.us 
Description: Solitude Mountain Resort is propose to extend a snomaking line approx. 1,700 feet up the Wall Street ski run and would connect two existing main lines together forming a better and more efficient delivery of water to the area.
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - T3S, R3E, Sec. 27. Salt Lake County, Big Cottonwood Canyon, Solitude Mountain Resort.
Tooele County Emergency Siren SUP
CE
- Special use management  Completed  Actual: 07/07/2011  10/2011 Charles Rosier
801-236-3494
crosier@fs.fed.us 
Description: Issue a 20-year special use permit for the Tooele County emergency sirens located at the South Willow Administrative Site
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=36577
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Tooele. LEGAL - Section 6, T.4 S. R.6 W. Tooele County, Ut, So. Willow Guard Station, South Willow Canyon.
Town of Alta Sewer & Waterline Improvements
CE
- Special use management  Completed  Actual: 08/18/2011  07/2011 Pollyanna Popola
801-733-2689
sscheid@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Town of Alta is requesting to amend Its SUP to make improvements to Sewer and waterlines within the Alta Ski Area
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=36570
Location: UNIT - Salt Lake Ranger District. STATE - Utah. COUNTY - Salt Lake. LEGAL - R2E, T2S, Sec. PB44. Salt lake County, Ut, within the permit boundary for Alta Ski Area in the Town of Alta.
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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  In Progress:
Scoping Start 08/12/2011 
Expected:10/2011
 
10/2012 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.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/project_content.php?project=34646
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.
Vernon Allotment Grazing Authorization
EA
- Grazing management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 02/15/2011 
Expected:09/2011
 
12/2011 Renae Bragonje
801-342-5267
rbragonje@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Spanish Fork RD 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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