Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA)
07/01/2012 to 09/30/2012
Mt. Hood 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
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Mt. Hood National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Mt. Hood National Forest, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide)
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Mt. Hood National Forest,  Barlow Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Mt. Hood National Forest,  Clackamas River Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Mt. Hood National Forest,  Hood River Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Mt. Hood National Forest,  Zigzag 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 10/2012 
Expected:10/2012
 
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  08/2012 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.
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R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)

 
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Cascade Crossing Transmission Project
EIS
- Special use management  In Progress:
NOI in Federal Register 06/01/2010
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register 01/2013 
Expected:11/2013
 
05/2014 Kristy Boscheinen
503-668-1645
kboscheinen@fs.fed.us 
Description: Portland General Electric is proposing to construct, maintain, and operate a 500 kv single- and double-circuit transmission line that would cross 25.7 miles of the Mt. Hood and Willamette National Forests.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=32537
Location: UNIT - Clackamas River Ranger District, Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas, Marion. South end of MHNF and north end of Willamette NF. From Warm Springs Res. boundary to Detroit, then to west boundary of Willamette NF.
Forest Plan Amendment, Palomar Gas Transmission Project (PGT)
EIS
- Land management planning  On Hold  N/A  N/A Paul Norman
503-668-1456
pnorman@fs.fed.us 
Description: Amendments to Mt. Hood National Forest Land and Resource Management Plan are being proposed in conjuntion with the PGT project (led by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission). An alternative route could cross the Crooked River National Grassland.
Location: UNIT - Mt. Hood National Forest All Units, Crooked River Natl Grassland. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas, Wasco. LEGAL - T5S and Ranges 5E, 6E, 7E, 8E, 9E, 10E, and 11E. Central portion of the Forest.
Geotechnical Investigations CE for the Proposed Cascade Crossing Transmission Project
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Minerals and Geology  In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/28/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 07/2012 
Expected:08/2012
 
08/2012 Kristy Boscheinen
503-668-1645
kboscheinen@fs.fed.us 
Description: Geotechnical investigations on National Forest System lands for the proposed Cascade Crossing Transmission Project
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38826
Location: UNIT - Clackamas River Ranger District, Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas, Marion. Along the proposed route and alternatives on the Mt. Hood and Willamette National Forests.
Hunchback Mountain Land Exchange
CE
- Land ownership management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 10/06/2010 
Expected:04/2012
 
05/2012 Kristy Boscheinen
503-668-1645
kboscheinen@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Forest Service would convey 160 acres of property on Wildcat Mtn. Road and acquire 160 acres of county land at Hunchback Mountain near Zigzag, Oregon, and aqcuire 276 acres of land near Waldport, Oregon.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=33118
Location: UNIT - Zigzag Ranger District, Central Coast Ranger District/Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas, Lincoln. Wildcat Mtn. Road at the eastern Forest boundary; Hunchback Mtn. to the south of Hwy 26 at Zig Zag; Lower Drift Creek 4 mi east of Waldport, OR.
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Mt. Hood National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)  

R6 - Pacific Northwest Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Forest-wide Bough Program
CE
- Forest products  In Progress:
Scoping Start 03/02/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 07/2012 
Expected:08/2012
 
09/2012 James Roden
503-630-8767
jroden@fs.fed.us 
Description: bough harvest across the forest
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38289
Location: UNIT - Mt. Hood National Forest All Units. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. Forest Wide.
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Mt. Hood National Forest, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide)  

R6 - Pacific Northwest Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Cascade Utility Fiber Optic Line
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Completed  Actual: 06/11/2012  07/2012 James Roden
503-630-8767
jroden@fs.fed.us 
Description: instalation of fiber optic line under roads from Ripplebrook to Highway 26
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38288
Location: UNIT - Clackamas River Ranger District, Zigzag Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. clackamas county oregon.
Cooper Spur-Government Camp Land Exchange
EIS
- Land ownership management  In Progress:
NOI in Federal Register 10/13/2010
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register 10/2012 
Expected:04/2013
 
06/2013 Kristy Boscheinen
503-668-1645
kboscheinen@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Forest Service would convey 120 acres of property at Government Camp and acquire 770 acres of private land at Cooper Spur.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=33072
Location: UNIT - Zigzag Ranger District, Hood River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas, Hood River. Government Camp, Oregon, and Cooper Spur area, Oregon.
Dog River Pipeline Replacement
EA
- Special use management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Michelle Lombardo
503-668-1796
mlombardo@fs.fed.us 
Description: The existing Dog River pipeline, which is an important component of The Dalles' public drinking water supply, is deteriorating, leaking from tree damage, and exhibiting corrosion. This project proposes to replace the existing pipeline.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=34721
Location: UNIT - Barlow Ranger District, Hood River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Hood River, Wasco. LEGAL - T2S, R10E, Sections 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, and 11. The Dog River pipeline conveys water from the Dog River diversion dam to the south fork of Mill Creek.
Road Decommissioning for Habitat Restoration, Increment #3 (Barlow and Hood River Ranger Districts)
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management
- Road management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 10/05/2010
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 09/2012 
Expected:12/2012
 
05/2013 Andy Tierney
541-467-5103
atierney@fs.fed.us 
Description: Decommissioning roads to improve hydrologic function and reduce adverse impacts to aquatic and terrestrial habitats on the Barlow and Hood River Ranger Districts.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=34050
Location: UNIT - Barlow Ranger District, Hood River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Hood River, Wasco. The project area includes the White River watershed and Tygh Creek subwatershed.
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Mt. Hood National Forest,   Barlow Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R6 - Pacific Northwest Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Rock Creek Sapling Thinning and Underburning
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 05/07/2012 
Expected:06/2012
 
07/2012 Andy Tierney
541-467-5103
atierney@fs.fed.us 
Description: Hand-thin and underburn approximately 1,21,5 acres of ponderosa pine/Oregon white oak and ponderosa pine/Douglas-fir stands. Only trees less than 8-inch diameter at breast height (DBH) would be removed.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38713
Location: UNIT - Barlow Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Wasco. LEGAL - T4S RIlE Sections 10, 13, 14, 15,23 and 24. The project is in close proximity to the community of Sportsman's Park and may also include underburning on Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife managed land.
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Mt. Hood National Forest,   Clackamas River Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R6 - Pacific Northwest Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Grove Thin
EA
- Forest products  In Progress:
Scoping Start 03/12/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 06/2012 
Expected:08/2012
 
10/2012 James Roden
503-630-8767
jroden@fs.fed.us 
Description: Thinning of second-growth stands in the Oak Grove and Middle Clackamas Watersheds
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37320
Location: UNIT - Clackamas River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas, Jefferson, Marion, Multnomah, Wasco. Oak Grove and Middle Clackamas Watershed.
Jazz Thin
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products 
In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 11/18/2011 
Expected:07/2012
 
09/2012 James Roden
503-630-8767
jroden@fs.fed.us 
Description: The purpose of this project is to thin second-growth plantations to achieve multiple objectives. Thinning would occur in matrix, late-successional reserves and riparian reserves.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=31714
Location: UNIT - Clackamas River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. Collawash Watershed.
Lemiti Guzzler
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants  Completed  Actual: 06/07/2012  07/2012 Greg Wanner
503-622-2002
gwanner@fs.fed.us 
Description: Installation of a device to provide drinking water to wildlife
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38961
Location: UNIT - Clackamas River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. Lemiti.
Lemiti Salvage
EA
- Forest products  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 07/2012 
Expected:05/2013  07/2013 James Roden
503-630-8767
jroden@fs.fed.us 
Description: salvage of bug killed lodgepole pine
Location: UNIT - Clackamas River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas, Marion. Lemiti Creek.
Olallie Lake Lodge Improvements
EA
- Recreation management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 10/2011 
Expected:03/2012  07/2012 James Roden
503-630-8767
jroden@fs.fed.us 
Description: Improvements to facilities near Olallie Lake.
Location: UNIT - Clackamas River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas, Jefferson, Marion, Multnomah, Wasco. Olallie Lake Lodge.
Restoration 2012
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 07/2012 
Expected:09/2012  11/2012 James Roden
503-630-8767
jroden@fs.fed.us 
Description: fish and watershed restoration projects
Location: UNIT - Clackamas River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas, Marion. district wide.
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Mt. Hood National Forest,   Hood River Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R6 - Pacific Northwest Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Buttercup Chairlift Replacement and Realignment
CE
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
On Hold  N/A  N/A Jennie O'Connor Card
541-352-1255
jennieoconnorcard@fs.fed.us 
Description: In order to increase capacity and improve traffic flow and safety at the top of the Buttercup Chairlift at Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort, the Proposed Action is to upgrade and realign the Buttercup Chairlift.
Location: UNIT - Hood River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Hood River. Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort.
East Fork Hood River Log Jam Modification and Floodplain Enhancement
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 05/31/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 06/2012 
Expected:07/2012
 
07/2012 Jennie O'Connor Card
541-352-1255
jennieoconnorcard@fs.fed.us 
Description: Pieces of large wood would be removed & relocated utilizing heavy equipment. Some logs would be placed on the floodplain to provide channel roughness and discourage channel movement. This project would close a user created road & dispersed campsite.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39388
Location: UNIT - Hood River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Hood River. LEGAL - T2S, R10E, Section 17. Milepost 79 on Oregon Highway 35; About 100 yards upstream from the Sherwood Campground.
Meadows Creek Culvert Replacement
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Road management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 06/2012 
Expected:09/2012  05/2013 Jennie O'Connor Card
541-352-1255
jennieoconnorcard@fs.fed.us 
Description: Replace two culverts on Meadows Creek to remove fish passage barriers. The culverts are located: under Highway 35 (at approximately river mile (RM) 1.8) and the one immediately downstream of the Highway (on Forest Road 3500-680).
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39584
Location: UNIT - Hood River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Hood River. LEGAL - T3S, R9E, Sections 11 and 12. Meadows Creek lies within the boundaries of the Mt. Hood National Forest and is a tributary to the East Fork Hood River.
Mt. Hood Meadows 2012 Maintenance CE
CE
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
Cancelled  N/A  N/A Jennie O'Connor Card
541-352-6002x634
jennieoconnorcard@fs.fed.us 
Description: Complete maintenance and improvement work in MHM permit area, including 1) installing ticket gates at bottom of Shooting Star; 2) add fiber optic line along Buttercup ski run; 3) improve ski trail signs; and 4) install avalanche pipe mountain bolts.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38714
Location: UNIT - Hood River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Hood River. LEGAL - T3S, R9E. Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort.
Mt. Hood Meadows Parking Improvements (Twilight Parking Lot and Sunrise Maintenance Shop) EIS
EIS
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
In Progress:
NOI in Federal Register 07/08/2011
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register 10/2012 
Expected:05/2013
 
09/2013 Jennie O'Connor Card
541-352-1255
jennieoconnorcard@fs.fed.us 
Description: Construct the Twilight Parking Lot (12.5 acres), including the access roads, cut/ fill slopes, storm water swales, snow storage, and equipment maintenance yard. Also, construct a new maintenance shop on the north side of the Sunrise parking lot.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=26954
Location: UNIT - Hood River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Hood River. LEGAL - Sections 10 & 11, T3S, R 9E. Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort.
Red Hill Restoration
EA
- Forest products
- Watershed management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/16/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 09/2012 
Expected:12/2012
 
04/2013 Jennie O'Connor Card
541-352-1255
jennieoconnorcard@fs.fed.us 
Description: Improve forest health in Upper West Fork Hood River subwatershed. Treatments include plantation thinning, riparian enhancement, fuels reduction, habitat improvement & huckleberry enhancement. Treatments will occur on 3,000 acres in the Red Hill area.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35969
Location: UNIT - Hood River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Hood River. LEGAL - T1S R8-9E; T2S, R8E. Upper West Fork Hood River Subwatershed (Red Hill Area).
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Mt. Hood National Forest,   Zigzag Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R6 - Pacific Northwest Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
1828 Thin
EA

           *NEW LISTING*
- Forest products  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 08/2012 
Expected:04/2013  06/2013 James Roden
503-630-8767
jroden@fs.fed.us 
Description: Thinning second-growth stands along Forest Road 1828.
Location: UNIT - Zigzag Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. T. 2 S, R 8 E. WM.
Bull Run Land Exchange
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Land ownership management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 08/12/2010
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 01/2013 
Expected:12/2013
 
12/2014 Bradley Siemens
503-668-1725
btsiemens@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Mt. Hood National Forest would convey 2,830 acres of land to the City of Portland, and acquire 2,528 acres of city land, all in the Bull Run Watershed Management Unit.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=33120
Location: UNIT - Zigzag Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. Within the Bull Run Watershed Management Unit.
C800 Group Communication Facility
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 06/18/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 10/2012 
Expected:03/2013
 
08/2013 Jennie O'Connor Card
(503) 622-2003
karendt@fs.fed.us 
Description: Improve public agency emergency service communications available along the highways leading to Mt. Hood and the Timberline Ski Area, as well as the surrounding forestlands.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39551
Location: UNIT - Zigzag Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. LEGAL - T3S, R8E, Section 6. The project is located on the Zigzag Ranger District near Government Camp, Oregon.
Clackamas County Broadband Proposal
CE
- Special use management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 10/01/2011 
Expected:03/2012
 
05/2012 Paul Norman
503-668-1456
pnorman@fs.fed.us 
Description: Proposal for installation of a fiber optic cable from Zigzag area to Government Camp. Project is part of a county wide proposal to improve internet. ARRA funded.
Location: UNIT - Zigzag Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. LEGAL - T2S, R7E Sec 34; T3S, R7E Secs 2, 3, 11, 13, 14; T3S R8E, Secs 13-18, 24; T3S R8.5E Sec 23 & 24. Within or immediately adjacent to PGE Transmission line that goes from Zigzag to Government Camp.
Government Camp Trail Grooming Shed
CE
- Recreation management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Kathleen Walker
503-622-3191
kwalker@fs.fed.us 
Description: Construct a snow-cat grooming shed for grooming of the nordic trails around Government Camp.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=28065
Location: UNIT - Zigzag Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. Government Camp.
Oregon Nordic Club Shelter at Trillium Lake
CE
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
On Hold  N/A  N/A Kathleen Walker
503-622-3191
kwalker@fs.fed.us 
Description: Propose to install a yurt at the overflow parking area west of the Trillium Lake Dam. Primary purpose is a warming shelter for nordic skiers and snowshoers.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=23544
Location: UNIT - Zigzag Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. LEGAL - T3S, R8 1/2 E, Section 36. Overflow parking area at the west end of the Trillium Lake Dam.
PGE Reliability Project
CE
- Special use management  Completed  Actual: 02/24/2012  04/2012 Paul Norman
503-668-1456
pnorman@fs.fed.us 
Description: PGE proposal to relocate transmission line from FR 1819 area over to US 26 to allow better access to line for repair during power outages.
Location: UNIT - Zigzag Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. LEGAL - T2S, R7E Sec 34; T3S, R7E Secs 2, 3 & 11. Zigzag RD, FR 1819 and US 26 from west Forest Boundary to Rhododendron.
Pacific Crest Trail Relocations
CE
- Recreation management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 06/30/2011 
Expected:08/2012
 
09/2012 McKenzie Jensen
503-622-2026
mckenziejensen@fs.fed.us 
Description: This project will relocate short sections and reconstruct the walking trails above Timberline Lodge to the PCT. It will remove the broken asphalt and replace the trails with packed gravel. At least one trail will be ADA compliant.
Location: UNIT - Zigzag Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. North from the road in front of Timberline Lodge to the PCT and up to Silcox. If funds exist, west to the amphitheater and east to the water tower.
Salmon River Side Channel 23a Restoration CE
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants  Completed  Actual: 05/09/2012  07/2012 Greg Wanner
503-622-2002
gwanner@fs.fed.us 
Description: The purpose of this project is to reactivate a historic side channel at river mile 8.9 on the Salmon River to increase habitat complexity for the benefit of salmonid and riparian species.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38295
Location: UNIT - Zigzag Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. LEGAL - Section 22, T. 3S, R. 7E. Salmon River near Salmon River Road (Road 2618) near Zigzag, OR.
Timberline Lodge Walking Trails Reconstruction
CE
- Recreation management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 04/28/2012 
Expected:07/2012
 
07/2012 McKenzie Jensen
503-622-2026
mckenziejensen@fs.fed.us 
Description: This project will relocate short sections of trail and reconstruct the walking trails above Timberline Lodge to the PCT. It will remove the broken asphalt and replace the trails with packed gravel. At least one trail will be ADA compliant.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35808
Location: UNIT - Zigzag Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. North from the road in front of Timberline Lodge to the PCT and up to Silcox. If funds exist, west to the amphitheater and east to the water tower.
Timberline Mountain Bike Trails and Skills Park
EA
- Recreation management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 03/05/2011 
Expected:08/2012
 
10/2012 Kristy Boscheinen
503-668-1645
kboscheinen@fs.fed.us 
Description: RLK & Company propose to develop a managed, lift-assisted mountain bike trails and skills park within the permit area of the Timberline Ski Area. Approximately 8-9 acres of ground disturbance would occur.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=32278
Location: UNIT - Zigzag Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas. LEGAL - T3S, R9E, sections 7, 12, and 13. Timberline Ski Area, Mt. Hood, Oregon.
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