Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA)
01/01/2012 to 03/31/2012
Modoc 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
Projects Occurring in more than one Region (excluding Nationwide)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Modoc National Forest, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Modoc National Forest,  Big Valley Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Modoc National Forest,  Devils Garden Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Modoc National Forest,  Doublehead Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Modoc National Forest,  Warner Mountain 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  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:
DEIS NOA in Federal Register 05/13/2011
Est. FEIS NOA in Federal Register 11/2011 
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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Projects Occurring in more than one Region (excluding Nationwide)  

 
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Sierra Nevada Forest Plan Amendment (SNFPA)
EIS
- Land management planning  On Hold  N/A  N/A Donald Yasuda
916-640-1168
dyasuda@fs.fed.us 
Description: Prepare a narrowly focused analysis to comply with two orders issued by the Eastern District Court of California on November 4, 2009. Correct the 2004 SNFPA Final SEIS to address range of alternatives and analytical consistency issues.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/r5/snfpa/2010seis
Location: UNIT - Eldorado National Forest All Units, Lassen National Forest All Units, Modoc National Forest All Units, Sequoia National Forest All Units, Tahoe National Forest All Units, Lake Tahoe Basin Mgt Unit, Carson Ranger District, Bridgeport Ranger District, Plumas National Forest All Units, Sierra National Forest All Units, Stanislaus National Forest All Units, Inyo National Forest All Units. STATE - California, Nevada. COUNTY - Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, El Dorado, Fresno, Inyo, Kern, Lassen, Madera, Mariposa, Modoc, Mono, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Tulare, Tuolumne, Yuba, Douglas, Esmeralda, Mineral. LEGAL - Along the Sierra Nevada Range, from the Oregon/California border south to Lake Isabella as well as lands in western Nevada. Sierra Nevada National Forests.
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Modoc 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
Devil's Garden Plateau Wild Horse Territory Management Plan Update
EA
- Special area management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 07/27/2011
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 04/2012 
Expected:06/2012
 
10/2012 Jenny Jayo
530-233-8817
jjayo@fs.fed.us 
Description: This project will update the Wild Horse Territory Management Plan approved in 1980 and the the Modoc NF Land and Resource Management Plan in 1991. This plan will guide the management of wild horses in this area for the next 15 - 20 years.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=32426
Location: UNIT - Doublehead Ranger District, Devils Garden Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T43S - T46S, R7E - R13E. Wild horse territory across the Devil's Garden Plateau.
Lava Hazardous Fuels Reduction Project
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 03/01/2011
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice 04/2012 
Expected:07/2012
 
08/2012 John Landoski
530-299-8425
jlandoski@fs.fed.us 
Description: This project, last entered as the Lava Vegetation Treatment Project, is within an energy corridor WUI and spotted owl habitat. It is a fuels reduction project to protect the power lines and habitat for the owls from catastrophic wildland fires.
Location: UNIT - Big Valley Ranger District, Doublehead Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc, Siskiyou. LEGAL - T41N, R4E, Secs. 1, 2; T42N, R4E, Secs. 1, 10 - 14, 22 - 28, 33 - 36; T42N, R5E, Secs. 19, 20, 30,31. Modoc National Forest, Big Valley & Doublehead Ranger Districts, Siskiyou County.
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Modoc National Forest,   Big Valley 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
Ash Valley Allotment Management Plan
EA
- Grazing management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 02/2012 
Expected:08/2012  11/2012 Barbara Raymond
530-299-3215
braymond@fs.fed.us 
Description: The proposed action is to issue two term grazing permits and implement an allotment management plan for one vacant cattle allotment.
Location: UNIT - Big Valley Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lassen, Modoc. LEGAL - Approximately 14,120 acres in portions of T38N, R10E; T38N, R11E; T39N, R10E; T39N, R11E. Estimated air miles from Adin, California: 11 miles east.
Flat Fire Salvage Treatment
CE
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) 
Completed  Actual: 12/05/2011  04/2012 Molly Edgerton
530-299-3215
medgerton@fs.fed.us 
Description: Plant 11 of the 62 acres burned in the Flat Fire with 1-0 or 2-0 pine at various spacings. Salvage is no longer part of this project.
Location: UNIT - Big Valley Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - SE1/4 Sec 24, T38N, R10E. Approximately 1/2 mile north - northwest of Moll Reservoir.
Smith Flat Division Fence
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Grazing management 
Completed  Actual: 10/17/2011  04/2012 Barbara Raymond
530-299-3215
braymond@fs.fed.us 
Description: Improve cattle distribution within the East Unit.
Location: UNIT - Big Valley Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Lassen. LEGAL - Township 37N, Range 10E Section 27. The project is located in the Big Valley Ranger District approximately 12 miles sourth-southeast of Adin, CA.
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Modoc National Forest,   Devils Garden 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
Avanzino Range Allotment Management
EA
- Grazing management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) 
On Hold  N/A  N/A Jenny Jayo
530-233-8817
jjayo@fs.fed.us 
Description: The project is to authorize continued grazing on the Avanzino allotment. Improve management by constructing eleven miles of fence to meet our objectives.
Location: UNIT - Devils Garden Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T. 45 R10 E. sec 3-4, 8-11, 16-17, 21-22 46N. R 11E sec. 25-26, 34-36. The Avanzino allotment is on the Devil's Garden Ranger District.
BIA Road Improvement Lauer Reservoir Access
EA
- Grazing management
- Facility management
- Road management 
In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 06/05/2008 
Expected:12/2011
 
06/2012 Jayne Biggerstaff
(530)233-8740
jbiggerstaff@fs.fed.us 
Description: Bureau of Indian Affairs has proposed road construction and/or improvement to access the Lauer Reservoir dam for repair and maintenance.
Location: UNIT - Devils Garden Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - Township 44 North, Range 13 East, section 9 (dam location). Modoc County, southwest of Goose Lake.
Big Sage Allotment Range Improvements Phase I
CE
- Grazing management  Completed  Actual: 10/04/2011  10/2011 Jenny Jayo
530-233-8817
jjayo@fs.fed.us 
Description: Project consist of construction of 9 miles of fence; develop two springs, 1200 acres in juniper thinning and construction of 10 stock tanks.
Location: UNIT - Devils Garden Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T.44N. R10E, T.44N. R11E, T.44N. R12E, T.43N. R10E, T.43N. R11E, T.43N. R12E, M.D.M., Modoc County. On the Devil's Garden Ranger District. On the Big Sage Allotment, located North of Alturas.
Knobcone Butte Thinning Project
EA
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 09/09/2011
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 01/2012 
Expected:02/2012
 
04/2012 William Reading
530-233-8806
wreading@fs.fed.us 
Description: Thin pine and cedar up to 21" in diameter over approximately 2504 acres to reduce wildfire hazard and to increase overall forest health.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35052
Location: UNIT - Devils Garden Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T44N8E Sections: 31,32; T43NR8E Sections 5,6,7,8,17,18, and 20; T43NR7E Section 12, Modoc County, CA. Approximately 15 miles northwest of Canby,CA.
Timbered Mountain Wildlife Habitat Restoration Project
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 02/2012 
Expected:10/2013  05/2014 William Reading
530-233-8806
wreading@fs.fed.us 
Description: Sage Steppe restoration project to remove non-old growth western juniper. Thinning of natural stands of ponderosa pine to remove juniper plus understory pine.
Location: UNIT - Devils Garden Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - Sec 12,13,14,23,24,25,26,35,36 T45NR10E, Sec 4,7,8,9,10,15,16,17,18,19,20,21,30,31,32 T45NR11E, Sec 6 T44NR11E. On and around Timbered Mountain, Devil's Garden RD, Modoc NF, Modoc County, CA.
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Modoc National Forest,   Doublehead 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
Clear Lake Sage Grouse Habitat Improvement Project - Phase I
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Grazing management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/05/2011 
Expected:02/2012
 
06/2012 Christina Pearson
530-667-8630
cpearson@fs.fed.us 
Description: The project willl maintain &/or restore suitable habitat for sage-grouse by cutting younger encroaching juniper & subsequently treating slash through piling/burning &/or lopping/scattering. Old growth juniper would be retained.
Location: UNIT - Doublehead Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T.45N, R.7E, S. 3, 4, 5, 6, 8; T.46N, R.6E, S. 1, 2, 11-14, 24, T.46N, R.7E, S. 6-8, 17,-20, 27-29, 32, 33, 34, T.46N, R.8E, S. 18,-22, 24, 27-30, T.47N, R.6E, S.35 &36. Includes units located west of Clear Lake in the Clear Lake Hills and south of Clear Lake in the vicinity of Doublehead Mountain and Mowitz Creek within Modoc County.
Glass Mtn., Mud Lake, and Timber Mtn. Grazing Allotment EA
EA
- Grazing management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Christina Pearson
530-667-8630
cpearson@fs.fed.us 
Description: Analyze vegetation on three vacant sheep allotments for possiblity of bring sheep grazing back, in a sustained manner. Bring them into compliance with Rescissions Act of 1995.
Location: UNIT - Doublehead Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - Timber Mtn.: T44N, R6E., sec 7,17-36; T44N, R7E, sec 30&31; T43N, R6E, sec 1-5,8-12; T43N, R7E, sec 5-9,16&17. Glass Mtn.: T44N, R5E, sec 13-16,21-28,33-36; T44N, R6E, sec 18&19,30&31; T43N, R5E,. Glass Mtn., Mud Lake, and Timber Mtn. are located on the Doublehead Ranger District, Modoc National Forest.
Highlands Roadside Safety Improvement Project
CE
- Road management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 05/27/2008 
Expected:11/2012
 
01/2013 Nancy Nordensten
530-667-8641
njnordensten@fs.fed.us 
Description: Protect public safety along major travel routes by felling trees likely to fall or break partially/entirely within roadway. Remove vegetation to increase sight distance around some road corners through a variety of methods.
Location: UNIT - Doublehead Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc, Siskiyou. LEGAL - T42N.R3E, Sec 1-3,11,12; T42N.R4E, Sec 1,3,5,6,10-14,23; T43N.R3E Eastern 1/3; T43N.R4E Sec 7-10, 12-36; T43N.R5E Sec 5,6,30,31; T44N.R5E Sec 28,29,32. Roads: 42N24, 42N25, 42N28, 42N44, 42N44A. 42N52, 42N56, 43A17A, 43A51A, 43N12, 43N14, 43N17, 43N21, 43N33, 43N33A, 43N33B; 43N42, 43N51, 43N53, 43N53Y, 43N54, 43N55, 43N99, 44N17, 44N75.
Holbrook/Chandler Fence Relocation Project
CE
- Grazing management   On Hold  N/A  N/A Christina Pearson
530-667-8630
cpearson@fs.fed.us 
Description: The project is designed to help better manage the Tucker Allotment for both sage-grouse and livestock by allowing an additional 3,200 acres of sage-grouse habitat to be rested from livestock grazing during the critical stages of the nesting season.
Location: UNIT - Doublehead Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T.46N., R.6E., Sections 13, 24, 25; T.46N., R.7E., Sections 16, 17, 19, 29, 30, 23, 33. A new fence would be constructed east along the 46N15 Rd, head south along a two track road, and tie into the fence along Co. Rd. 136.
Lost River Gap Fences
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Grazing management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 12/2011 
Expected:03/2012  04/2012 Christina Pearson
530-667-8630
cpearson@fs.fed.us 
Description: This project consists of constructing a fence or fences along the rock rim on the south side of Lost River to reduce grazing pressure from livestock within the riparian corridor.
Location: UNIT - Doublehead Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T48N R7E Sections 35 & 36; T48N R8E Sections 31 & 32. Along south side of the Lost River Corridor staring just north of Plum Springs and ending approximately 1 1/4 miles north of the Clear Lake Dam.
Medicine Lake Interpretive Signing
CE
- Recreation management
- Special area management 
On Hold  N/A  N/A Nancy Nordensten
530-667-8641
njnordensten@fs.fed.us 
Description: Interpretive signs installed at various locations throughout the Medicine Lake Highlands explaining the origin and uniqueness of the surrounding area.
Location: UNIT - Doublehead Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 43 North, Range 3 East, SE 1/4, Section 11. Medicine Lake Highlands.
Medicine Lake Verbenone and Silvicultural Sanitation Study
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Research and Development 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2012 
Expected:04/2012  06/2012 John Landoski
530-299-8425
jlandoski@fs.fed.us 
Description: This 12-acre study will assess the efficacy of using verbenone, an anti-aggregation pheromone, combined with sanitation silvicultural management, in protecting small stands of lodgepole pine for the duration of a mountain pine beetle outbreak
Location: UNIT - Doublehead Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T43N, R3E, Section 3. Along Rd 43N47A, roughly 1/4 to 1/2 mile west of the Medicine Lake Glass Flow.
North Perez Sage Steppe Restoration
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 06/06/2011 
Expected:04/2012
 
05/2012 Christina Pearson
530-667-8630
cpearson@fs.fed.us 
Description: The project would consist of removing all of the juniper trees except for old growth on approximately 180 acres. Slash would be chipped in order to reduce fuel hazards.
Location: UNIT - Doublehead Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T45N R6E Sec 13, 14, 22, &23. Project is located approximately 1.5 miles east of Hwy 139 along County Road 136 just south of Harvey Jones Butte.
Sagebrush Pasture Division Fence and Reservoirs
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Grazing management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Watershed management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 07/20/2011 
Expected:02/2012
 
06/2012 Christina Pearson
530-667-8630
cpearson@fs.fed.us 
Description: The project consists of constructing a division fence and two stockponds to better manage livestock grazing within the sagebrush pasture.
Location: UNIT - Doublehead Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T48N, R8E, Sections 28, 29; T47N, R8E, Sections 1, 2, 3, 11, & 15; T47N, R9E, Section 6. Project is located northeast Clear Lake and north of Willow Creek.
Tucker II
EA
- Grazing management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 07/08/2008 
Expected:05/2012
 
08/2012 Christina Pearson
530-667-8630
cpearson@fs.fed.us 
Description: To authorize livestock grazing on the Tucker Allotment. Issue a term grazing permit and implement an Allotment Management Plan. This allotment was analyzed in 2008 as the Tucker Grazing Allotment EA.
Location: UNIT - Doublehead Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T47N R7E Section 30, & 31; T47N R6E Sections 25, 35 & 36; T46N R7E Sections 6 - 8, 17 - 21, 24 - 36; T46N R6E Sec 1, 2, 3, 10 - 15, 22 - 27 & 36; T45N R7E Sec 1 - 12, 14 - 18; T45N R6E Sec 1, 12, & 13. The Tucker Allotment is located east of Tulelake, California on the Doublehead Ranger District, Modoc National Forest.
Tucker, Harvey Jones, and Red Lake Well Project
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Grazing management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2012 
Expected:03/2012  05/2012 Christina Pearson
530-667-8630
cpearson@fs.fed.us 
Description: Three wells, along with storage tanks, troughs, and pipeline, would be installed to provide permanent water sources within the Carr and Tucker Allotments.
Location: UNIT - Doublehead Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - Tucker Well: T45N R6E Sections 1,2 & 12; T46N R6E Sections 26,35, & 36; Harvey Jones Well: T45N R6E Sections 1,2 & 12; T46N R6E Sections 26,35, & 36; and Red Lake Well: T45N R7E Section 12 &13. Project is located southeast of Tulelake; Tucker Well is north and Harvey Jones Well is just east of Harvey Jones Butte and Red Lake Well is just east of Doublehead Mtn.
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Modoc National Forest,   Warner Mountain 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
Geothermal Leasing in Western States - Lake City KGRA
EA
- Minerals and Geology  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 08/21/2008 
Expected:08/2011
 
12/2011 Jayne Biggerstaff
(530)233-8740
jbiggerstaff@fs.fed.us 
Description: Lease-specific analysis in determining whether NFS lands within the Lake City KGRA are appropriate for geothermal leasing under FS/BLM policies and regulations. Appended to PEIS for geothermal leasing.
Web Link:  http://www.blm.gov/geothermal_eis
Location: UNIT - Warner Mountain Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T.44N.,R.14E., S. 9, 10, 15, 16, 21, 22, 27, 28. Lake City KGRA.
Golden Ridge Plan of Operation and Reclamation
CE
- Minerals and Geology  On Hold  N/A  N/A Jayne Biggerstaff
530-233-8740
jbiggerstaff@fs.fed.us 
Description: Analysis of proposed Plan of Operation and Surface Mining and Reclamation (SMARA) Plan to conduct gold exploration activities.
Location: UNIT - Warner Mountain Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T47 N, R 22 E, Sec 6; T 48 N, R 22 E, Sec 31. High Grade Mining District.
Homestead Forest Health Project
EIS
- Forest products
- Fuels management 
Developing Proposal
Est. NOI in Federal Register 02/2012 
Expected:09/2011  10/2012 William Reading
530-233-8806
wreading@fs.fed.us 
Description: Thinning of trees less than 30" dbh to reduce stand density and shift the species composition to favor Washoe/ponderosa pine. Treatment to be followed with prescribed fire 5-10 years after treatment.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=31582
Location: UNIT - Warner Mountain Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T39NR16E Sec 33,34,35 and T38NR16E Sec 2,3,4,5,8,9,10,11,15 Modoc County, CA. South end of Warner Mountains in the vicinity of Homestead Flat.
Lassen Creek Watershed Forest Health and Restoration Project Phase 1
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2012 
Expected:10/2012  06/2013 William Reading
530-233-8806
wreading@fs.fed.us 
Description: First phase of a larger landscape level project utilizing Fire Regime Condition Class (FRCC) Analysis to address forest health, fuels and wildlife habitat restoration needs in the Lassen Creek Watershed. Phase 1 will entail thinning plantations.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=22240
Location: UNIT - Warner Mountain Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T46NR14E, T46NR15E, T45NR14E, and T45NR15E. Analysis area is approximately 4250 acres located south of Buck Creek Guard Station, west of Fandango Valley, north of Buck Mountain and east of Fender Flat and the community of Davis Creek.
Modoc National Forest Environmental Analysis for Pending Lease Applications
EA
- Minerals and Geology  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 06/13/2007 
Expected:02/2012
 
04/2012 Jayne Biggerstaff
530-233-8740
jbiggerstaff@fs.fed.us 
Description: Conduct a lease-specific analysis to determine whether lands are appropriate for leasing under FS and BLM policies, environmental regulations for geothermal use.
Web Link:  http://www.blm.gov/geothermal_eis
Location: UNIT - Warner Mountain Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - T.44N., R.15E., Sec 10, 15, 22, 27. Lake City KGRA.
Warner Mountain Rangeland EA Phase 1
EA
- Grazing management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2012 
Expected:05/2012  06/2012 William Reading
530-233-8806
wreading@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Warner Mtn./Devil's Garden District Ranger proposes to authorize livestock grazing on four allotments located on the Warner Mtn. Ranger District on the Modoc National Forest.
Location: UNIT - Warner Mountain Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Modoc. LEGAL - Portions of T39NR14E, T38NR14E, T39NR15E, T38NR15E. Outlet, West Valley, Fandango and Parsnip Allotments, Warner Mountain Ranger District.
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