Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA)
01/01/2014 to 03/31/2014
Klamath 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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R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Klamath National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Klamath National Forest,  Goosenest Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Klamath National Forest,  Happy Camp Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Klamath National Forest,  Salmon River Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Klamath National Forest,  Scott River Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Klamath National Forest,  Ukonom Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)

 
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Stormproofing of Forest Roads
CE
- Watershed management
- Road management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 06/11/2013 
Expected:12/2013
 
01/2014 Adam Dresser
707-441-3618
adresser@fs.fed.us 
Description: Project activities are include heavy road maintenance, such as: brushing, blading, grading, outsloping, spot rocking, culvert cleaning, slope stabilization, constructing water bars or rolling dips, replacing culverts, installing drop inlets, etc.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41279
Location: UNIT - Lower Trinity Ranger District, Mad River Ranger District, Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Humboldt, Mendocino, Siskiyou. LEGAL - T5S-9N, T12N-14N, R4E-8E HB&M, T26N-28N, R11W-12W, MDB&M. Ukonom, Lower Trinity and Mad River Ranger Districts on Six Rivers National Forest.
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Klamath National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)  

R5 - Pacific Southwest Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Yreka Service Center Floodplain Modification
EIS
- Watershed management
- Facility management 
Developing Proposal
Est. NOI in Federal Register 01/2014 
Expected:12/2015  08/2016 Brian Thomas
530-841-4547
bthomas01@fs.fed.us 
Description: Modification of the 100-year floodplain surrounding the Yreka Service Center by lowering the ground in some areas and raising it in others. Small buildings will be removed or relocated; a bridge will be relocated on site. NCRWQCB waiver- not eligible
Location: UNIT - Klamath National Forest All Units. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Not Applicable. 1030 S. Main Street in Yreka, CA. It is part of the Yreka City, Yreka Creek 7th field watershed (HUC 18010207050204) within the Yreka Creek 6th field watershed (HUC 180102070502).
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Klamath National Forest,   Goosenest Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R5 - Pacific Southwest Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Bray and Horsethief Grazing Allotment Analysis
EA
- Grazing management  Developing Proposal
Est. Notice of Initiation 01/2014 
Expected:12/2015  03/2016 Kelby Witherspoon
530-398-5771
kswitherspoon@fs.fed.us 
Description: To inform the responsible official of the environmental consequences of re-authorizing livestock grazing. NCWQCB 2010 Cat B Waiver.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41645
Location: UNIT - Goosenest Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T43 north, R10 west sections 2, 3, 10, 11, T44 north, R10 east sections 2-4, 10-15, 22-28, 33-36, T44 north, R10 west sections 34 & 35 T45 north, R10 west T46 north, R2 west sections 31, 32. The projects are located: Bray 13 miles SE of Macdoel CA, Horsethief 10 miles SW of Macdoel CA-5th field WS Butte Creek, Antelope Creek-Red Rock and Little Shasta RiverSee comments for 7thfield HUC's.
Butte Mountain LSR Habitat Restoration Project
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Objection Period Legal Notice 11/26/2013 
Expected:05/2014
 
09/2014 Robert Reed
907-874-7558
rmreed@fs.fed.us 
Description: Improve habitat for northern spotted owl and other old-forest associated species, improve conditions for aspen and meadow communities, and re-introduce fire as a natural disturbance in a late-successional reserve. NCWQCB 2010 Waiver, Cat B.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=33092
Location: UNIT - Goosenest Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T46N R3W, Sections 2-4, 9-11, 14-15, 22-27; T47N, R3W, Section 34, MDM. Flume Canyon-Shovel Creek (18010206030102), Little Shasta River Headwaters (18010207060101), Upper Shovel Creek (18010206030101) and Harris Creek (18010205030404) 7th field watersheds.
Pumice Vegetation Management Project
EIS
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
NOI in Federal Register 07/11/2011
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register 05/2014 
Expected:05/2015
 
07/2015 Benjamin Haupt
530-398-5790
bphaupt@fs.fed.us 
Description: Reduce fuel loads and improve forest health: 9,056 acre project area; 6,473 acres treatment. NCWQCB 2010 Cat B Waiver.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=30290
Location: UNIT - Goosenest Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T43N, R1E, Sections 12-13, 24; T43N, R2E, Sections 2-11, 14-22, 29-30; T44N, R2 E, Sections 31-33, MDM. Tamarack Flat (18010204130100) 7th field watershed; between Garner Mountain and Davis Rd (S. of four corners).
Six Shooter Project
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Notice of Initiation 01/06/2012
Est. Comment Period Public Notice 01/2014 
Expected:03/2015
 
07/2015 Robert Reed
907-874-7558
rmreed@fs.fed.us 
Description: Vegetation management and fuels reduction with an emphasis on improving mule deer habitat. 15,067 acre project area; 13,806 acres treatment. NCWQCB 2010 Cat B Waiver.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35558
Location: UNIT - Goosenest Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T44N, R2E, Sections 1-5, 8-12,13-18,19-24; T44N, R3E, Sections 7,18; T45N, R2E, Sections 25-28,32-36, MDM. 7th Field Watersheds - Antelope Well (HUC 18010204130204). Dock Well (HUC 18010204130201). Hill 22 (HUC 18010204130203). and Six Shooter Pass (HUC 18010204130205).
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Klamath National Forest,   Happy Camp Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R5 - Pacific Southwest Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Collins Baldy Communications Site Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 10/02/2013 
Expected:01/2014
 
03/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us 
Description: Installation of Caltrans radio equipment into Collins Baldy Lookout. Project includes installation of a cabinet, new solar panels, and two antennas. SUP includes granted use of parking space for service truck. NCWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38730
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T45N, R10W, Sec. 1, MDM. On top of Collins Baldy Mountain, appx. 4 miles northeast of Scott Bar, CA. Upper Mill Creek 7th field watershed (HUC# 18010208060501).
Crawford Vegetation Management Project
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Notice of Initiation 07/15/2010
Est. Comment Period Public Notice 02/2014 
Expected:12/2014
 
01/2015 Lisa Bousfield
530-493-1766
lbousfield@fs.fed.us 
Description: Thinning in stands for forest health and fuels reduction, with fuels treatments including underburning and pile burning. Also, thinning small trees and burning for elk habitat and meadow restoration. Appx. 3000 acres of treatment. NCRWQCB 2004 waiver
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=30373
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T14 - 15N, R5 -6E; T15N, R7E; Humboldt Meridian. Appx 10 mi SW of Happy Camp,CA. Swillup Creek, Coon Creek, Dutch Creek-Klamath River and Aubrey Creek-Klamath River 7th field watersheds (Ukonom Creek-Klamath River 5th field watershed HUC 1801020906).
East End Vegetation Management Project
EIS
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
Developing Proposal
Est. NOI in Federal Register 02/2014 
Expected:10/2015  11/2015 Ben Timchak
530-493-1742
btimchak@fs.fed.us 
Description: Commercial and noncommercial thinning with fuels treatments on appx. 1,200 acres. Treatments to reduce density in early and mid-seral stands, promote diverse structure, restore species diversity, and promote resistance to large scale disturbance.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41810
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T48N, R8W, Sec. 22, 23, 26, 27 MDM. Located in Beaver Creek 5th field watershed (HUC# 1801020609).
Elk Panther Road Stormproofing Project
CE
- Watershed management
- Road management 
On Hold  N/A  N/A Jon Grunbaum
530-493-1719
jgrunbaum@fs.fed.us 
Description: Forest road stream crossing improvements and road prism stabilization on approximately 12 miles of roads affected by the 2008 Panther wildfire. NCWQCB category B waiver.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=34602
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T15N, R8E, HM; T44N, R12W, MDM. Elk Creek Watershed, approximately 10 miles south of Happy Camp, CA. (5th field watershed HUC 1801020903).
Fort Goff Culvert Replacement Special Use Permit Amendment
CE
- Special use management  Cancelled  N/A  N/A James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit amendment to replace 15-foot culvert at Fort Goff Creek with a concrete bridge. NCWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42779
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T17N, R12W, Section 5, Mt. Diablo Meridian. About 3 miles northwest of Seiad Valley, CA. Fort Goff Creek - Klamath River 6th Field Watershed (HUC#180102090202).
Goff Fire Fuels Reduction
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 03/2014 
Expected:05/2014  07/2014 Kevin Osborne
530-493-1736
kjosborne@fs.fed.us 
Description: Was Goff Fire HFRA Pjt. Fuels reduction treatments within the wildland urban interface. Treatments include removal of fire damaged trees, noncommercial thinning, chipping, mastication, piling, and pile burning. NCWQCB waiver category B.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40860
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T46N, R12W, Sec. 1-4, 10-11; T47N R11W, Sec. 20, 28-29, 31-33; T47N R12W, Sec. 32-36, MDM Thompson Creek-Klamath River (HUC#1801020902); Seiad Creek-Klamath River (HUC#1801020611) 5th Field Watersheds. Within and near the community of Seiad Valley, CA.
Hall Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 03/2014 
Expected:04/2014  04/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal to authorize the maintenance and operation of a water transmission pipeline for domestic and irrigation use. NCWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43301
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T15N, R7E, Section 29, Humboldt Meridian. About 10 miles southwest of Happy Camp, CA. In the U Fish Creek-Klamath River 7th field watershed (HUC#18010209060402).
Happy Camp Blowdown
CE
- Forest products
- Fuels management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:03/2014  03/2014 Vinci Keeler
530-493-1734
vkeeler@fs.fed.us 
Description: Removal of dead, downed trees to reduce fuels on apprx. 60 acres from the 2012 winter weather event. NCRWQCB waiver category A.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42772
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T16N, R7E, Sec. 9,10,21, Humboldt Meridian. East and West of Happy Camp, CA. In the Oak Flat Creek- Klamath River 6th field watershed(HUC# 180102090601).
Low Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 12/18/2013 
Expected:02/2014
 
02/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us 
Description: New special use permit authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42761
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T16N, R8E, Section 17, Humboldt Meridian. Frying Pan Creek - Klamath River 7th Field Watershed (HUC# 18010209020305). Approximately 2 miles southeast of Happy Camp, CA.
McClary Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 12/18/2013 
Expected:02/2014
 
02/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us 
Description: New special use permit authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42762
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T46N, R11W, Section 36, Mt. Diablo Meridian. In the Tom Martin Creek - Klamath River 7th Field Watershed (HUC# 18010206110301). Near Hamburg, CA.
McCollins Late Successional Reserve Habitat Restoration Project
EIS
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Fuels management 
Developing Proposal
Est. NOI in Federal Register 01/2014 
Expected:08/2015  09/2015 Kimberly Crider
530-493-1724
kcrider@fs.fed.us 
Description: Vegetation treatments designed to enhance late successional dependent species habitat including but not limited to approximately 2000 acres of commercial and noncommercial thinning and masticating. NCWQCB waiver category B.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38559
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T45-46N, R9-10W, MDM. In the Collins and McKinney Creek watersheds approximately 3 miles east of Horse Creek, CA. (Horse Creek-Klamath River 5th Field watershed HUC 1801020610).
Moffatt Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 03/2014 
Expected:04/2014  04/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal to authorize the maintenance and operation of a water transmission pipeline. NCWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43293
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T16N, R7E, Section 12, Humboldt Meridian. Located in the town of Happy Camp, CA. In the Frying Pan Creek-Klamath River 7th field watershed (HUC#18010209020305).
PacifiCorp Powerline Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 08/01/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 03/2014 
Expected:04/2014
 
04/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us 
Description: Authorizes renewal for the maintenance, operation, and construction of approximately 30 miles (270 acres) of powerline within the Klamath National Forest.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40277
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T46N R7W-12W, MDM; T14N R6E-R8E HM. 5th Field Watersheds: Humbug-Klamath River (HUC 1801020608), Horse Creek-Klamath River (HUC 1801020611), Seiad Creek-Klamath River (HUC 1801020611), Ukonom Creek-Klamath River (HUC 1801020906).
Pavan Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 03/2014 
Expected:04/2014  04/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal to authorize the maintenance and operation of a domestic water transmission pipeline. NCWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43298
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T46N, R11W Section 6 and T46N, R12W Section 1, Mt. Diablo Meridian. Located about 3 miles north of Happy Camp, CA. In the Lower Seiad Creek 7th field watershed (HUC#18010206110205).
Seiad Creek Legacy Roadbed Rehabilitation Project
EA
- Watershed management  In Progress:
Comment Period Public Notice 05/03/2013
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice 03/2014 
Expected:05/2014
 
06/2014 Gregg Bousfield
530-493-1706
gbousfield@fs.fed.us 
Description: Was Seiad Creek Watershed Improvement Project. Hydrologic stabilization of ~50 sediment sources on ~6.5 miles of existing roadbeds (non-system roads) by: culvert removal, fill removal, slope re-contour, and/ or runoff dispersal. NCWQCB cat. B waiver.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38605
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T18N, R8E, HM; T46-48N, R11-12W, MDM. Near Seiad Valley, CA. Seiad Creek 6th Field Watershed (HUC #180102061102).
Seiad Creek Transportation Management Project
EA
- Recreation management
- Watershed management
- Road management 
On Hold  N/A  N/A Thomas Mutz
530-493-1712
tmutz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Transportation management actions on National Forest Transportation System Roads.NCRWQCB waiver Category B.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42763
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T47N, R11W, Sections 7-10, 15-18, 21, 22, 27, 28, 33, and 34; T47N, R12 W, Sec. 13; T46N, R11W, Sec. 5 and 8. Seiad Creek 6th Field Watershed (HUC# 180102061102). Located north and east of Seiad Valley, CA.
Siskiyou Telephone Fiber Optic Cable Installation
CE
- Special use management  Completed  Actual: 09/27/2013  11/2013 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us 
Description: Amendment to existing Special Use Permit. Burial of appx. 7.97 miles of fiber optic and copper cables with conduits immediately adjacent to State Hwy. 96, from Gordon's Ferry Rd. to Thompson Creek. NCRWQCB waiver exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41809
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T16N, R8E, Sec. 5-7, HM; T17N, R8E Sec. 17, 20, 21, 28, 33, 32, HM; T46N, R12W, Sec. 18, MDM. China Creek-Klamath River 6th field watershed (HUC # 180102090203).
Stoveken Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 03/2014 
Expected:04/2014  04/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal to authorize the maintenance and operation of a domestic water transmission pipeline. NCWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43299
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T16N, R8E, Sections 18 and 19, Humboldt Meridian. About 2 miles southeast of Happy Camp, CA. Located in the Frying Pan Creek-Klamath River 7th field watershed (HUC#18010209020305).
Sturdevant Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 03/2014 
Expected:04/2014  04/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal to authorize the maintenance and operation of a water transmission pipeline. NCWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43292
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T17N, R7E, Sections 15 and 16, Humboldt Meridian. Located about 4 miles north of Happy Camp, CA. In the Luther Gulch-Indian Creek 7th field watershed(HUC# 18010209010401).
Yeager Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 03/2014 
Expected:04/2014  04/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal to authorize the maintenance and operation of a domestic water transmission pipeline. NCWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43297
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T17N, R7E, Section 23, Humboldt Meridian. About 3 miles north of Happy Camp, CA. In the Luther Gulch-Klamath River 7th field watershed (HUC#18010209010401).
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Klamath National Forest,   Salmon River Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R5 - Pacific Southwest Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
California Highway Patrol Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us 
Description: Renew a special use permit for radio service facility on Eddy Gulch. NCWQCB waiver - exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37191
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 39 North, Range 11 West, Section 15 Mt. Diablo Meridian. Eddy Gulch Communications Site, about two miles north of Sawyers Bar, CA in the Eddy Gulch 7th field watershed (18010210020703).
Cecilville Building, Water Transmission Line, Parking Lot and Water Storage Tank SUP Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation and maintenance of existing service building, parking lot, waterlines, and water storage tanks. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43064
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 29, T38N, R11W, Mt Diablo Meridian; Section 13, T10N, R7E, Humbolt Meridian; NW1/4 SW1/4 Section 12, T10N, R7E, Humboldt Meridian. Cecil Creek.
Cecilville Fire & Hose Company SUP Amendment
CE
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 11/2013 
Expected:01/2014  02/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit and amendment to include installation of metal service building for the storage of fire trucks and rescue vehicles at the Forest Service administrative site in Forks of Salmon, CA. NCWQCB waiver - exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37184
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 10 N, Range 7 East, Section 13 Humboldt Meridian. On the Forest Service administrative site in Forks of Salmon, CA in the Horn Creek-Salmon River 7th field watershed (18010210040202).
Forks of Salmon Elementary School Generator Replacement Special Use Permit Amendment
CE
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:03/2014  04/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us 
Description: Replace one of the existing generators with a new generator to be placed outside and sound shielded. NCWQCB waiver exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40198
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 10 North, Range 7 East, Section 13 Humboldt Meridian. At the town of Forks of Salmon, CA (Big Creek-North Fork Salmon 7th field watershed 18010210020802).
Jess
EIS
- Forest products
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
NOI in Federal Register 05/06/2013
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register 03/2014 
Expected:07/2014
 
08/2014 Angie Bell
530-841-4583
albell@fs.fed.us 
Description: Analysis of about 1,950 acres of fuels treatments on ridgetops and along roadways, thinning in natural stands and plantations, and meadow treatments to improve ecosystem function and resiliency while contributing to rural economic health.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38943
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T40N R12W Secs. 23-24, 26-28 & 34-36; T40N R11W Secs. 28-33; T39N R12W Secs. 1-4 & 9-12; & T39N R11W Secs. 4-6 Mt. Diablo Meridian. About 2 miles south of Sawyers Bar, CA; Olsen-NF (18010210020801); Shiltos-NF (18010210020706); Jessups NF (18010210020704); & Eddy Gulch (18010210020703) 7th field watersheds.
Keller Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation, maintenance and diversion of an existing water system. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43062
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - S1/2 of Section 20 and the N1/2 of Section 29 T10N, R8E, Humboldt Meridian. Spring near the mouth of Knownothing Creek on Salmon River Ranger District.
Meteor
EIS
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Fuels management 
Cancelled  N/A  N/A Lynda Karns
(530) 841-4469
lkarns@fs.fed.us 
Description: Decision withdrawn and project cancelled following public input.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/r5/klamath/projects/projects/meteor/index.shtml
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T37-40N, R11-12W, MDM; T9-10N, R8E, HM. Upper South Fork, Lower South Fork, North Fork Salmon River, Siskiyou County, CA. Districtwide.
Missouri Bar Water System
CE
- Special use management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us 
Description: New special use permit to develop water system for privately owned property. NCWQCB waiver - not eligible.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37784
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 10 North, Range 8 East, Sections 19 & 20 Humboldt Meridian. Missouri Bar, about one mile east of Forks of Salmon, California (McNeal Creek - South Fork Salmon River 7th field watershed 18010210010803).
Music LSR
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) 
Developing Proposal
Est. Notice of Initiation 01/2015 
Expected:12/2015  03/2016 Marissa Jones
530-468-1276
mjones03@fs.fed.us 
Description: Promote the continued development of LSOG conditions, promote resiliency of early and mid-seral vegetation to large-scale disturbance events, promote connectivity of LSOG stands, and protect existing LSOG habitat.
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 40 North Range 10 West Sections: 4, 5, 8, 9, 13-23, 27-30, 32; Township 40 North Range 11 West Sections: 24, 25; Township 41 North Range 10 West Sections: 16, 17, 20-22, 28, 29, 31-33. In the Music Creek drainage, 10 miles southwest of Etna, CA. See Other Project information for 7th field watersheds and hydrologic unit codes.
Nordheimer Road and Weir Special Use Permit Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation and maintenance of an existing water system and the maintenance on existing road. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43063
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 3 and 4, T10N, R7E, Humboldt Meridian. Hammel Creek.
Richard Cormier Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:03/2014  04/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us 
Description: Renew the special use permit for the bridge to private property. NCWQCB waiver - exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37227
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 10 North, Range 8 East, Section 28 Humboldt Meridian. Bridge over the South Fork Salmon River about 2 miles southeast of Forks of Salmon, CA in the Negro creek-SF Salmon River (18010210010802).
Salmon Salvage
EA

           *NEW LISTING*
- Forest products  In Progress:
Notice of Initiation 11/26/2013
Est. Comment Period Public Notice 03/2014 
Expected:06/2014
 
06/2014 Travis Coughlin
530-468-1261
tcoughlin02@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Salmon Salvage Project will provide for public and forest worker safety and salvage fire-damaged timber within approximately 1,872 acres of a fire-burned area before it loses its economic value.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43172
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T40N R11W S7-10, 15-21, 30; T41N R12W S35; T40N, R12W S 10-24 and 27-31, Mount Diablo Meridian; T10N R8E S 4-6 and 8-9; T11N R8E S28 and 32-33, Humboldt Meridian. Within the Olsen Creek, Whites Gulch, and Little North Fork of the Salmon River Watersheds. The project is west of Sawyers Bar, California in Siskiyou County.
Siskiyou Telephone Company Horn Field Line Extension SUP Amendment
CE
- Special use management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us 
Description: Amend a special use permit to allow installation of underground phone line to private property. NCWQCB waiver - exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37189
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 10 North, Range 7 East, Sections 13 & 24, Humboldt Meridian. Horn Field, about one mile west of Forks of Salmon, CA in the Horn Creek-Salmon River (18010210040202) & McNeal Creek-So. Fork Salmon River (18010210010803) 7th field watersheds.
Wisniski Special Use Permit Amendment
CE
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:03/2014  04/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us 
Description: Amend a special use permit to include a second road, 1/4 mile in length, to the Mountain Laurel Mine on private property for commercial haul of ore to mill site located on different private property. NCWQCB waiver unknown.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38618
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 39 North, Range 11 West, Sections 4 & 9, Mt. Diablo Meridian. In the Eddy Gulch watershed, approximately 1.5 miles south of Sawyers Bar (Eddy Gulch 7th field watershed: 18010210020703).
Yellow Jacket Ridge
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 03/01/2011
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 12/2013 
Expected:02/2014
 
03/2014 Austen Nevarez
530-468-1223
abnevarez@fs.fed.us 
Description: Precommercial thinning, release and fuels reduction in plantations and in natural stands on about 2,600 acres along Yellow Jacket Ridge. NCWQCB 2004 Waiver
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=31769
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T10N R7E Sec 1-3, 11-13; T11N R7E Sec 35-36; T10N R8E Sec 4-9, 18; T11N R8E Sec 20, 21, 28-33; (HM) and T40N R12W Sec 14-24, 27-32 (MDM). National Forest System lands one to nine miles northeast of Forks of Salmon, CA. Salmon River-Crapo Creek (180102100401) & Lower NF Salmon River (180102100208) 6th field watersheds.
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Klamath National Forest,   Scott River Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R5 - Pacific Southwest Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Arland Costa Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 12/2013 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us 
Description: Renew special use permit for livestock area. NCRWQCB waiver exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40202
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 44 North, Ragne 8 West, Sections 22, 26, and 36, Mt. Diablo Meridian. About 5 miles northeast of Fort Jones, California off of West Moffett Creek Road (Luce Gulch-Moffett Creek 7th field watershed 18010208030304; Crooked Gulch-Moffett Cr 18010208030302).
Austin Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline and water storage tank. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43051
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 34, T44N, R8W, Mt. Diablo Meridian. Located on a tributary to Moffett Creek.
Beauty Flat Homeowners Road Special Use Permit Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation and maintenance of a gate and name signs, installation of locks, and maintenance of an existing road. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43060
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 23, T44N, R11W, Mt Diablo Meridian. Scott River.
Boulder Basin Trail Reroute
CE
- Recreation management
- Watershed management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:06/2014  08/2014 Samuel Commarto
530-468-1203
sjcommarto@fs.fed.us 
Description: Reconstruction and realignment of portions of the East Boulder Trail and decommission of unnecessary sections.
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 39 North, Range 8 West, Section 16. About five miles south of Callahan, CA in the Boulder Creek 7th field subwatershed (18010208020104).
Craggy Vegetation Management
EIS
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
Developing Proposal
Est. NOI in Federal Register 04/2014 
Expected:01/2015  06/2015 Austen Nevarez
530-468-1223
abnevarez@fs.fed.us 
Description: Fuels reduction, vegetation management and improvement to deer winter range habitat to protect communities and promote forest health in lands near Yreka, CA on about 5,000 acres. NCWQCB 2010 Waiver B.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=31770
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T46N R8W Sec 13, 23-28, 32-35; T45N R8W Sec 1-17, 21-24; T46N R7W Sec 16-18, 20, 22, 28, 30, 32-34; and T45N R7W Sec 3-5, 8-9, 17-20 (MDM). National Forest System lands one to nine miles northwest of Yreka, CA. Humbug Creek (180102060801) and Yreka Creek (180102070702) 6th field watersheds.
Dokos Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43054
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 2, T44N, R11W, Mt Diablo Meridian. Unnamed spring near McCarthy Creek on the Scott River Ranger District.
Gerald Derose Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Cancelled  N/A  N/A David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43057
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 19, T45N, R7W, and Section 24, T45N, R8W, Mt Diablo Meridian. Unnamed tributary to the Greenhorn Creek of the Scott River Ranger District.
Goerges Road Special Use Permit Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation and maintenance of a right-of-way road. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43059
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 12 and 18, T40N, R8W, Mt Diablo Meridian. Scott River.
Gordon Derose Road Special Use Permit Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation and maintenance of a right-of-way road. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43058
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 19, T45N, R7W, Mt Diablo Meridian. Unnamed tributary to the Greenhorn River of the Scott River Ranger District.
HiYou Heli
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Watershed management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 12/2015 
Expected:12/2017  01/2018 Travis Coughlin
530-468-1261
tcoughlin02@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to treat about 70 acres with a helicopter yarding system to reduce stand density. NCRWQCB Waiver B. This project has been postponed indefinitely in order to implement larger, more efficient projects.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42360
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 45 North, Range 9 West, Section 26, Mt. Diable Meridian. About 8 miles north of Fort Jones, CA in the Upper Indian Creek 7th field watershed (HUC 18010208050101).
Humbug Drainage - Trail Reroutes for Resource Protection
EA
- Recreation management  In Progress:
Objection Period Legal Notice 11/29/2013 
Expected:02/2014
 
04/2014 Leslie Burkhart
530-841-4428
lburkhart@fs.fed.us 
Description: OBJECTION FILING 11/30-1/13. Reroute five segments of motorized trail #5596 currently located on steep erosion prone slopes to provide sustainable motorized recreational opportunity. New segments=1.9 mile; decommissioned=1.4 mile. NCWQCB CatB Waiver
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35807
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 46 North, Range 8 West, Sections 27 and 34 & Township 45 North, Range 8 West, Section 3 (Mt. Diablo Meridian). About six miles northwest of Yreka, CA (Upper Humbug Creek 7th field subwatershed HUC:18010206080101).
Humbug OHV Staging Area Development
EA
- Recreation management  Completed  Actual: 12/19/2013  05/2014 Samuel Commarto
530-468-1203
sjcommarto@fs.fed.us 
Description: To improve OHV visitor facilities for an enhanced recreational experience and resource protection. North Coast Water Board Category A waiver.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41227
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 45 North, Range 8 West, Sections 1-2 (Mt. Diablo Meridian). Three miles northwest of Yreka, CA in the Upper Humbug Creek drainage (18010206070101).
Karadunis, Dean Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:03/2014  04/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us 
Description: Renew special use permit for water transmission line to private property. NCRWQCB waiver exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40201
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 44 North, Range 9 West, Section 14, Mt. Diablo Meridian. Near private land up Indian Creek, about 5 miles north of Fort Jones (Lower Indian Creek 7th field watershed; 18010208050102).
Keeney Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline and underground spring box. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43047
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - NE 1/4 NE 1/4 Section 26, T44N, R9W, MT Diablo Meridian. Located along a tributary to McAdams Creek on the Scott River Ranger District.
Lake Mountain & Middle Tompkins Grazing Allotment Management Plan Project
EA
- Grazing management  In Progress:
Notice of Initiation 05/16/2013
Est. Comment Period Public Notice 03/2014 
Expected:07/2014
 
05/2015 Daniel Henklein
530-468-1233
dchenklein@fs.fed.us 
Description: The project reauthorizes grazing permits for 10 years under an adaptive management strategy and updates allotment management plans for Lake Mt. & Middle Tompkins allotments. Water Board Category B.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41986
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T44N, R11W, Sec. 3-10, 16-18; T44N, R12W Sec. 1,12,13; T45N, R11W, Sec. 2-5, 8-11, 14-18, 19-23, 26-34; T45N, R12W, Sec. 25, 36; T46N, R11W Sec. 17, 20, 21, 26-29, 32-36, Mt. Diablo Meridian. This project encompasses 24,868 acres on the Oak Knoll and Scott River RD boundary near Lake Mtn & Tom Martin Pk. (HUCs 18010208060402;-601;-401; & -403; 18010206110303; & -304.
Lover's Canyon
EA
- Recreation management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Watershed management
- Road management 
In Progress:
Notice of Initiation 09/06/2013
Est. Comment Period Public Notice 08/2014 
Expected:03/2015
 
05/2015 Travis Coughlin
530-468-1261
tcoughlin02@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to treat up to 3,000 acres within the Lover's Canyon Project. Treatments would include thinning on up to 2,700 acres, creating fuel breaks on about 220 acres, and under burning on about 165 acres. NCRWQCB Waiver Cat. B
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42352
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Secs. 25 & 36 of Township 44 North, Range 12 West; Secs. 19, 21, & 25-35 of Township 44 North, Range 11 West; Sec. 1 of Township 43 North, Range 12 West; & Secs. 2-8 of Township 43 North, Range 11 West (Mt. Diablo Meridian). Located 15 miles west of Fort Jones, CA w/in 7 drainages w/in the Lower Scott River Watershed (HUC 1801020806).
Mitchell Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43046
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 21, T45N, R10W, MT Diablo Meridian. Located on Scott Ranger District from Billberry Creek, a tributary to the Scott River to private property.
Owens Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43052
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 27, T44N, R11W, Mt Diablo Meridian. Located along Bolder Creek, a tributary to on the Scott River Ranger District.
Renner Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline and spring box. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43053
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 20, T44N, R9W, Mt Diablo Meridian. Unnamed tributary to Rattlesnake Creek of the Scott River Ranger District.
Southern Oregon University (Jefferson Public Radio) Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 10/2014 
Expected:11/2014  12/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us 
Description: Renew the special use permit for electronic comminication equipment located on Mount Boliver. NCWQCB waiver - exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37225
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 40 North, Range 8 West, Section 33 Mt. Diablo Meridian. On Mount Bolivar, below the Forest Service Lookout in the Lower South Fork Scott River 7th field watershed (18010208020105).
Spence Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43055
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 24, T45N, R8W, Mt Diablo Meridian. Unnamed tributary to Greenhorn Creek on the Scott River Ranger District.
Sugar Creek Watershed Improvement
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management
- Minerals and Geology
- Road management 
In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 06/08/2012 
Expected:12/2013
 
03/2014 Maija Meneks
530-468-1272
mmeneks@fs.fed.us 
Description: To address general watershed health within the Sugar Creek watershed, road stormproofing, road storage, hydrologic stabilization of unauthorized routes, culvert replacement, mine & meadow rehabilitation, & sediment control. NCRWQCB Waiver B.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39438
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T.40 N., R. 9 W., Sec. 1, 2, 9-11, 14-17, 20, 21, 23-26, 28, 29, 33, 34; and T. 40 N., R. 8 W., Sec. 4 and 5 (Mt. Diablo Meridian). Within Sugar Creek 6th-field HUC, with actions in 7th-field HUCs of Cedar Gulch [18010208020403], Facey Gulch-Scott River [18010208020404], Sugar Cr [18010208020402], Wildcat Cr [18010208020401].
Weger Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2014 
Expected:02/2014  03/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation and maintenance of an existing water system and continued use of an existing road. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43061
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 2, T44N, R11W, Mt Diablo Meridian. Townsend Gulch.
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Klamath National Forest,   Ukonom Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R5 - Pacific Southwest Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Cornwell Roadside Hazard Project
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)  On Hold  N/A  N/A Todd Salberg
530-627-3337
tsalberg@fs.fed.us 
Description: Removal of roadside trees on approximately 1 acre threatening a private residence.
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T12N; R6E, Section 29 HBM. UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. Management Areas- General Forest - Cultural. Watershed - Lower Middle Klamath.
Creasy Waterline Renewal
CE
- Special use management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Roberta Coragliotti
530-627-3333
rcoragliotti@fs.fed.us 
Description: Renewal for an existing waterline permit
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T13N R6E Sec 5 HBM. UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. Management Area - General Forest, Riparian Reserve; Watershed - Middle Klamath.
Seasonal POC Gate
EA
- Watershed management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Todd Salberg
530-627-3337
tsalberg@fs.fed.us 
Description: Install a double gate across Forest road 15N01 for seasonal protection of Port Orford Cedar resources
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T13N R4E Section 2. Unit - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. State - California. County - Siskiyou.
Siskiyou Telephone Fiber Optics Installation Permit
CE
- Special use management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Leslie Goslin-Burrows
530-627-3291
lburrows@fs.fed.us 
Description: Install fiber optics telephone line along Forest Hwy. 93 between Oak Bottom and Butler Flat.
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T11N R6E Sec 1, T11N R7E Sec 6, 7, 8, 17 & 20 HBM. Management Area - General Forest, Riparian Reserves; Watershed - Salmon River.
Ti Bar Hazard Tree Project
CE
- Facility management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 10/2012 
Expected:11/2012  11/2012 Todd Salberg
530-627-3337
tsalberg@fs.fed.us 
Description: Remove and sell approximately one to two truckloads of sawlogs that threaten the water system, a pumphouse, a storage tank, and a solar power system.
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T13N R6E Sec. 8 HBM. UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. Management Area - General Forest; Watershed - Middle Klamath.
Ti Bone Elk Thin
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 12/2012 
Expected:02/2013  06/2013 Kary Schlick
707-441-3625
kschlick@fs.fed.us 
Description: 20 acres of thinning to improve Roosevelt elk winter-range forage conditions within a portion of the Ukonom herd of the Marble Mountain elk population and for fuel reduction
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Project areas may be within T.13N, R.6E, Sections 4, 5, 7, 8; T.14N, R.6E, Section 33. The project is located on the Ukonom Ranger District and may cover lands along both sides of the Klamath River from Dillon Creek down to Ti Creek.
Ukonom West Plantation Thinning Project
EA
- Forest products
- Fuels management
- Watershed management 
On Hold  N/A  N/A Roberto Beltran
530-627-3334
rbeltran@fs.fed.us 
Description: Commercially thin approximately 750 acres of existing plantations (mechanical treatment).
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T12N R5E; T12N R6E; T13N R5E; T13N R6E HBM. Unit - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. State - California. County - Siskiyou. Lower middle Klamath River.
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