Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA)
04/01/2012 to 06/30/2012
Mendocino 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
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Mendocino National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Mendocino National Forest, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Mendocino National Forest,  Covelo Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Mendocino National Forest,  Grindstone Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Mendocino National Forest,  Upper Lake 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:03/2012
 
01/2013 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  Completed  Actual: 03/23/2012  12/2011 Brenda Halter-Glenn
202-260-9400
bhalterglenn@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  Completed  Actual: 12/13/2011  01/2012 Glen Stein
801-200-2703
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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Mendocino 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
Fire Use Forest Plan Amendment
EA
- Land management planning  On Hold  N/A  N/A Mike Vandame
530-934-1141
mvandame@fs.fed.us 
Description: Amend Forest Plan to allow the management of lightning ignitions for resource benefits outside of wilderness areas. Current Forest Plan direction allows such use only within Wildernesses.
Location: UNIT - Mendocino National Forest All Units. STATE - California. COUNTY - Colusa, Glenn, Lake, Mendocino, Tehama, Trinity. Forest-wide outside of wilderness areas.
Forest Meadow Habitat Maintenance
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants  On Hold  N/A  N/A Linda Angerer
530-934-1146
langerer@fs.fed.us 
Description: Maintain meadow habitat by removing encroaching vegetation.
Location: UNIT - Mendocino National Forest All Units. STATE - California. COUNTY - Colusa, Glenn, Lake, Mendocino, Tehama. Various locations throughout the Forest, outside of wilderness.
Noxious Broom Eradication
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)  On Hold  N/A  N/A Lauren Johnson
928-635-5625
laurenjohnson@fs.fed.us 
Description: Eradicate localized infestations of scotch broom and french broom in various locations across the Forest.
Location: UNIT - Mendocino National Forest All Units. STATE - California. COUNTY - Colusa, Glenn, Lake, Mendocino. Various locations Forest-wide.
Use of Borax in Developed Campgrounds and Administrative Sites
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Facility management  Completed  Actual: 02/07/2012  02/2012 Nancy Mulligan
530-934-1149
nmulligan@fs.fed.us 
Description: Prevent spread of root rot by applying borax to stumps of trees after they are cut.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38232
Location: UNIT - Mendocino National Forest All Units. STATE - California. COUNTY - Colusa, Glenn, Lake, Mendocino, Tehama. Various locations - developed campgrounds and administrative sites throughout the Forest.
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Mendocino National Forest, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide)  

R5 - Pacific Southwest Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Etsel and Dewell Garden Allotments
EA
- Grazing management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 11/23/2010
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 04/2012 
Expected:06/2012
 
09/2012 Nancy Mulligan
530-934-1149
nmulligan@fs.fed.us 
Description: Re-issue grazing permits for these allotments.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=33822
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District, Covelo Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mendocino. LEGAL - Etsel: T23N R11W, T22N R10,11W, T21N R10,11W MDBM. Dewell: T24N R11W, T23N R11W MDBM. Etsel Allotment is in the Etsel Ridge area, on Covelo and Upper Lake Ranger Districts; Dewell Garden Allotment is on the east flanks of Leech Lake Mountain on Covelo Ranger District.
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Mendocino National Forest,   Covelo 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
Clifton Ridge Burn
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/06/2009
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 05/2012 
Expected:08/2012
 
11/2012 Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Burn about 3,000 acres of grass, brush, and oak wodlands to improve forage for deer, and reduce hazardous fuels and noxious weeds.
Location: UNIT - Covelo Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Glenn, Mendocino. LEGAL - Sec 10-15, 22-24, 26, 27 T22N R10W & Sec 17 T22N R9W MDBM. Clifton Ridge / Atchison / McIsaac Ranch area, about 18 miles east-southeast of Covelo.
Lucky George Project
EA
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Road management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/26/2010
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 02/2013 
Expected:04/2013
 
07/2013 Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Commercial and precommercial thinning of forest vegetation, fuel hazard reduction, reforestation of non-wilderness portion of 2008 Yellow Fire.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=32534
Location: UNIT - Covelo Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Trinity. LEGAL - Sec 13-16, 22-24, 26, 27, 35 T25N R11W, Sec 18, 19 T25N R10W MDBM. George's Valley / Indian Dick area, about 19 miles northeast of Covelo.
Twin Rocks Ridge Fuelbreak
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/06/2009
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 08/2012 
Expected:10/2012
 
12/2012 Hinda Darner
707-275-1446
hindadarner@fs.fed.us 
Description: Create a 300 ft wide by 4.5 mile long fuelbreak along Twin Rocks Ridge utilizing road 22N02. Would protect resources and infrastructure in the Twin Rocks Ridge area.
Location: UNIT - Covelo Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mendocino. LEGAL - Sec 4-6 T22N R10W & Sec 1 T22N R11W MDBM. Twin Rocks Ridge, about 14 miles east of Covelo.
Wasser SUP
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 04/2012 
Expected:06/2012  06/2012 Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Issue special use permit for spring improvements, including ~200 ft. of protective fencing.
Location: UNIT - Covelo Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mendocino. LEGAL - Sec 12 T23N R11W MDBM. Newhouse Ridge. Located in Eel River Basin; not covered by NCRWQCB waiver.
Yolla Bolly - Middle Eel Wilderness Road Decommissioning
EA
- Recreation management
- Watershed management
- Road management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 01/05/2009
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 04/2012 
Expected:05/2012
 
07/2012 Douglass Fitting
707-275-1413
dwfitting@fs.fed.us 
Description: Decommission roads within newly designated portions of the YBME Wilderness. (Formerly listed in the MNF Supplemental SOPA)
Location: UNIT - Covelo Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mendocino. LEGAL - T24N R11W MDBM. Various locations in the newly designated portions of YBME Wilderness.
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Mendocino National Forest,   Grindstone 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
Divide-Auger Timber Sale
EA
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Road management 
In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 12/17/2008 
Expected:06/2012
 
12/2012 Mike Vandame
530-934-1141
mvandame@fs.fed.us 
Description: Timber harvest, fuel treatments, forest disease treatments, reforestation to produce current saw timber and ensure long-term productivity of lands allocated to timber production; road maintenance for harvest-related traffic and erosion prevention.
Location: UNIT - Grindstone Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Tehama. LEGAL - Sec21, 22, 27, 28 T24N R9W; Sec 28-30, 32 T25N R9W MDBM. Croney Ridge and Forks Ridge in the upper and middle Thomes Creek watershed.
Grey Eagle Mine Restorations
EA
- Watershed management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Vickie Stoll
530-934-1148
vstoll@fs.fed.us 
Description: Remove waste rock from adjacent streams, stabilize areas disturbed by mining activities, install surface drainage features in the access roads.
Location: UNIT - Grindstone Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Colusa, Glenn. LEGAL - Sec 25 T21N R7W; Sec 17, 18 T16N R7W MDBM. Lovelady Ridge and Red Mountain areas.
Guzzler, pond, and spring maintenance, repair and new construction
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants  In Progress:
Scoping Start 06/26/2008
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 05/2012 
Expected:06/2012
 
07/2012 Linda Angerer
530-934-1146
langerer@fs.fed.us 
Description: Maintain or improve existing guzzlers, ponds and springs. Construct new guzzlers to enhance wildlife habitat.
Location: UNIT - Grindstone Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Colusa, Glenn, Tehama. Various locations across the district.
Log Springs Commercial Thinning
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Road management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 04/2012 
Expected:06/2012  09/2012 Chad Atwood
530-934-1257
catwood@fs.fed.us 
Description: Commercial thinning of 60-80 yr old plantations to reduce inter-tree competition and susceptibility to abnormal levels of bark beetle infestation. Stands are currently exibiting initial increases in bark beetle infestation levels.
Location: UNIT - Grindstone Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Tehama. LEGAL - Sec 29 R23N R8W MDBM. South side of Log Springs Ridge in the vicinity of Log Springs fire station, about 15 miles west-southwest of Paskenta. Located in Sacramento River Basin.
M9 Sanitation Salvage Timber Sale
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Road management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 04/2012 
Expected:06/2012  09/2012 Chad Atwood
530-934-1257
catwood@fs.fed.us 
Description: Salvage beetle-infested ponderosa pine trees that are dead and dying. Sanitize vulnerable stands to reduce tree stocking/density levels to reduce susceptibility to furhter beetle attack and spread.
Location: UNIT - Grindstone Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Tehama. LEGAL - Sec26-35 T23N R8W MDBM. About 10 mi southwest of Paskenta, along or near road M9. Located in Sacramento River Basin.
Sheep Timber Sale
EA
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Watershed management
- Road management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/22/2010
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 05/2012 
Expected:08/2012
 
11/2012 Vickie Stoll
530-934-1148
vstoll@fs.fed.us 
Description: Commercial and precommercial thinning of forest vegetation to capture timber volume and restore stand characteristics similar to reference conditions; fuel hazard reduction using prescribed fire and mechanical treatments.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=32339
Location: UNIT - Grindstone Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Glenn, Lake. LEGAL - Sec 12-15, 20-24 T20N R9W; Sec 7, 18, 19 T20N R8W MDBM. Sheep Ridge & vicinity in upper Black Butte River watershed, about 15 mile west of community of Elk Creek.
Smokey Vegetation Treatments
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 12/07/2009
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice 04/2012 
Expected:06/2012
 
09/2012 Nancy Mulligan
530-934-1149
nmulligan@fs.fed.us 
Description: Commercial thinning and fuel treatments in forest vegetation; fuel treatments in hardwood and chaparral vegetation. Treatment areas strategically placed to reduce severity and spread of wildfire in southwest part of Late Successional Reserve RC309
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=30282
Location: UNIT - Grindstone Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Glenn. LEGAL - T22N R9W MDBM. South portion of upper watershed of Grindstone Creek - Killdry Creek and southern tributaries upstream.
Sugar Fuels Reduction
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Road management 
On Hold  N/A  N/A Vickie Stoll
530-934-1148
vstoll@fs.fed.us 
Description: Reduce fuel hazard within Buttermilk LSR (RC309). Treatments inlcude commercial thin-from-below, underburning, piling and burning.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=34748
Location: UNIT - Grindstone Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Tehama. LEGAL - Sec 35, 36 T24N R10W; Sec 1-3, 10-12 T23N R10W; Sec 2-11, 14-18, 21-23 T23N R9W MDBM. About 20 miles west of Paskenta, in the Sugar Springs area of Log Springs Ridge.
Sugar Springs Fuel Reduction
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 04/2012 
Expected:06/2012  08/2012 Andrew Mishler
530-968-1809
amishler@fs.fed.us 
Description: Reduce hazard fuels on ~185 acres of plantations and natural forest stands surrounding Sugar Springs dispersed campsite. Use mechanical and hand treatments to cut and pile understory vegetation; burn piles during low hazard weather conditions.
Location: UNIT - Grindstone Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Tehama. LEGAL - Sec 7, 8, 17, 18 T23N R9W; Sec 12, 13 T23N R10W MDBM. Sugar Springs Camp vicinity, upper Log Springs Ridge. Located in Sacramento River Basin.
Tatham Ridge Fuelbreak
CE
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 01/11/2011 
Expected:06/2012
 
08/2012 Chad Atwood
530-934-1257
catwood@fs.fed.us 
Description: Create 300-600 foot wide shaded fuelbreak and thin plantations along rd 24N04 between M2 and Ball Rock using combination of mechanical and hand treatments; option for biomass removal depending upon market conditions.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=30286
Location: UNIT - Grindstone Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Tehama. LEGAL - Sec 20, 29, 30 T24N R7W; Sec 3, 10, 14, 15, 23-25 T24N R8W MDBM. Tatham Ridge.
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Mendocino National Forest,   Upper Lake 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
Back Fire Reforestation
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)  Completed  Actual: 02/15/2012  04/2012 Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Conduct hand site-preparation and conifer planting to reforest 43 acres within the 2008 Back Fire.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38759
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - Sec 34 T18N R10W MDBM. East of Log Ridge in Packsaddle Creek drainage area. Located in Eel River Basin; fits in Category A under NCRWQCB waiver.
Booth Crossing Fuelbreak
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/06/2009
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 05/2012 
Expected:06/2012
 
08/2012 April Hargis
707 275 1416
ahargis@fs.fed.us 
Description: Create a 200-300 ft wide shaded fuelbreak along east side of Lake Pillsbury Ranch subdivision. Cooperative project with Lake County Firesafe Council.
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - Sec 20,21,27,28,33,34 T19N R10W MDBM. About 2 miles northeast of Lake Pillsbury.
Cowbell Enduro Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 04/2012 
Expected:08/2012  10/2012 Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Re-issue existing permit upon expiration, for new 5 year term. Routes w/in anadromous watersheds would be dropped from the permit.
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. Existing trails within the Upper Lake OHV trail system.
Darner Shimada Road Easement
CE
- Land ownership management
- Special use management
- Road management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/11/2011
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 04/2012 
Expected:06/2012
 
06/2012 Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Grant road easement for existing road for access to private land. (Formerly listed as "Machiko Shimada Road Easement")
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - Sec 33 T15N R8W MDBM. 2.5 miles NE of Lucerne, CA along Lake County road 220. HUC 18020116020701; not in North Coast Region.
Lakeview Hazardous Fuels Reduction
EA
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 03/28/2011
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 04/2012 
Expected:05/2012
 
09/2012 Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Thinning and fuels treatments in wildland-urban interface to protect private property and resources from high intensity wildfire.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=32345
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - T14N R8W; T15N R8,9W MDBM. High Valley Ridge area, north of Nice.
Mason Trail Connector
CE
- Recreation management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Convert abandoned logging road to OHV trail. This was previously scoped as a component of the "Upper Deer Valley Road OHV Recreation Connectivity" proposal, which has been cancelled.
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - Sec 30 T17N R9W MDBM. Upper Lake OHV management area.
Milton Jackson Road Use Permit Re-issuance
CE
- Special use management
- Road management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/05/2010 
Expected:04/2012
 
04/2012 Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Re-issue road use permit for roads 15N06 & 15N09 to access private property. Includes maintenance responsibilities.
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - T15N R7,8W MDBM. Rupert Ridge vicinity.
Pine Mountain LSR Fuels Reduction
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/03/2006
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice 04/2012 
Expected:06/2012
 
03/2013 Gary Urdahl
707-275-1417
gurdahl@fs.fed.us 
Description: Thinninig and fuels treatments to protect the Late Successional Reserve from wildfires and to enhance the development/maintenance of late successional habitat.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=13615
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - T17&18N R10W MDBM. Pine Mountain area, southwest of Lake Pillsbury.
Re-issuance of 2 Water Transmission Permits
CE
- Special use management  Cancelled  N/A  N/A Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Expiring special use permits authorize about 1660 feet of water transmission line. Proposal is to re-issue the permits for a new term. THIS PROJECT HAS BEEN SPLIT INTO TWO SEPARATE PALS PROJECTS: 36347 & 36349.
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - Sec 8 T17N R9W, Sec 32 T15N R8W MDBM. High Valley Ridge, about 1 mile north of Lucern, CA; Bevans flat area. Exempt from NCRWQCB waiver.
Re-issue Phillips Water Transmission Permit
CE
- Special use management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Re-issue expired special use permit.
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - Sec 32 T15N R8W MDBM. About 1.5 miles NE of Lucern, CA.
Re-issue Sorensen Water Transmission Permit
CE
- Special use management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Re-issue expired special use permit.
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - Sec 8 T17N R9W MDBM. Bevans Flat vicinity, about 2 miles NE of Howard Mill station.
Recreation Residence SUP Amendments
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Completed  Actual: 02/16/2012  03/2012 Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Amend special use permits to set the expiration dates to coincide with the expiration dates of associated recreation residence authorizations due to expire in 12/31/2028
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38763
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - Sec12 T18N R10W MDBM. Pillsbury Homesites. Located in Eel River Basin; not covered by NCRWQCB waiver.
Round Burn Thinning
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
On Hold  N/A  N/A Lee Johnson
707 275 1401
ljohnson03@fs.fed.us 
Description: Thinning in 35 year old plantations established after the Round Fire of 1966. Purpose is to control tree density, improve forest health and reduce fuel loading and the risk of large wildfires.
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - T17N R11W MDBM. Northwest of Howard Mill Station.
Seever's Road Use Permit Amendment
CE
- Special use management
- Road management 
Completed  Actual: 03/07/2012  04/2012 Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Amend current RUP to include about 2.5 miles of 16N30, 2.25 miles of 16N01 and 0.65 miles of 16N11.
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - Sec 1 T15N R9W; Sec 33-35 T16N R9W MDBM. Forest Roads 16N30, 16N01, 16N11.
South Ridge Understory Burn
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
On Hold  N/A  N/A April Hargis
707-275-1416
ahargis@fs.fed.us 
Description: Understory burning if forest vegetation to reduce fuel hazard and risk of stand-replacing fire.
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - Sec 8-10, 15-17 T18N R10W MDBM. South Ridge area, about 2 miles west of Lake Pillsbury.
Youngs Corral OHV Trail
CE
- Recreation management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 01/04/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 05/2012 
Expected:06/2012
 
10/2012 Frank Aebly
707-275-1410
faebly@fs.fed.us 
Description: Construct OHV trail to resolve encroachment onto private land.
Location: UNIT - Upper Lake Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lake. LEGAL - Sec 33 T17N R8W MDBM. Youngs Corral vicinity, near Goat Mountain. HUC 18010103020101.
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