Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA)
01/01/2013 to 03/31/2013
Willamette National Forest

This report contains the best available information at the time of publication. Questions may be directed to the Project Contact.
Report Contents (click to jump to a section) :
Projects Occurring Nationwide
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Willamette National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Willamette National Forest, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide)
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Willamette National Forest,  Detroit Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Willamette National Forest,  McKenzie River Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Willamette National Forest,  Middle Fork Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Willamette National Forest,  Sweet Home 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)  Completed  Actual: 11/28/2012  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.
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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 05/2013 
Expected:03/2014
 
06/2014 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://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=32537
Location: UNIT - Clackamas River Ranger District, Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Clackamas, Marion. Boardman, Oregon to Salem, Oregon.
Cougar Bluffs Land Exchange
EA
- Land ownership management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 01/20/2012 
Expected:01/2013
 
06/2013 Scott Elefritz
541-957-3437
selefritz@fs.fed.us 
Description: Exchange of 280 privately owned acres within the Cougar Bluffs Inventoried Roadless Area for an equal value of land within a 598 acre area administered by the U.S. Forest Service
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=34644
Location: UNIT - Tiller Ranger District, North Umpqua Ranger District, Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Douglas. LEGAL - Land to be aquired T26S, R1W, Sec. 11, 12; Land to be exchanged: T27S, R1W, Sec. 20; T27S, R2W, Sec. 10, 12, 22; T32S, R2W, Sec. 12; T20S, R3E, Sec. 35; Willamette Meridian. Cougar Bluffs Inventoried Roadless Area.
Geotechnical Investigations CE for the Proposed Cascade Crossing Transmission Project
CE
- Minerals and Geology  In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/28/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 10/2012 
Expected:11/2012
 
07/2013 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.
Prescribed Fire in Wilderness: Scott Mountain and Cascade Lakes Areas, Deschutes and Willamette NF
EA
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2013 
Expected:09/2013  06/2014 Michael Keown
541-549-7735
mkeown@fs.fed.us 
Description: The project would use prescribed fire in the Three Sisters Wilderness area to modify vegetation and fuels to sufficiently reduce the threats to values at risk outside of Wilderness in order to allow fire to play a more natural role within Wilderness
Location: UNIT - Sisters Ranger District, McKenzie River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Deschutes, Lane, Linn. LEGAL - T15S R07E, sec. 21,22,23,24,26,26,27,28,33,34,35,36. T17SR08E, sec. 32,33,34,35,36; T17S R09E, sec. 31; T18S R08E, sec. 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,15,16,17,18. T18S R09E, sec. 5,6,7,8,17,18. There are two focus areas: Scott Mountain on the Willamette NF and Cascade Lakes on the Deschutes NF.
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Willamette 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
Spring Chinook Release Site Improvements
EA

           *NEW LISTING*
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2013 
Expected:04/2013  06/2013 Brett Blundon
541-225-6447
bblundon@fs.fed.us 
Description: The proposed action would improve sites to make it easier for fish transport trucks to approach the water's edge and to have fish friendly pipes in place on site to carefully release threatened spring Chinook salmon and winter steelhead.
Location: UNIT - Willamette National Forest All Units. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane, Linn, Marion. Ten fish release sites. The watersheds are: Breitenbush, N & S Santiam, South Fork McKenzie, Fall Cr., and North Fork Middle Fork Willamette River.
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Willamette 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
2012 Bough Sales Project
CE
- Forest products  Completed  Actual: 07/19/2012  07/2012 Sue Crowder
503-854-4364
sjcrowder@fs.fed.us 
Description: Bough harvest hand tools only on approx 600 acres of 15-35 year old conifer stands.
Location: UNIT - Sweet Home Ranger District, Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn, Marion. LEGAL - T. 10 S., R. 6 E., Sec 33; T. 11 S., R. 5 E., Sec 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21 and 22; T. 11 S., R. 6 E., Sec 27, 33, 34. Willamette National forest Detroit Ranger District.
Qwest Communication Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management  Completed  Actual: 12/10/2012  12/2012 Shari Monson
541-782-5243
smonson@fs.fed.us 
Description: Qwest Corporation requests renewal of the permit for telephone trunk lines on the McKenzie River and Middle Fork Ranger Districts.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=13842
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District, McKenzie River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. Middle Fork RD: Hway 58 and turnklines in Oakridge and Westfir. McKenzie River RD: Hwy 126, Hwy 242, and FS Road 19.
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Willamette National Forest,   Detroit 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
2012 Dispersed Campsite Closures
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Recreation management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 11/2012 
Expected:01/2013  05/2013 Josh Weathers
503-854-3226
jweathers@fs.fed.us 
Description: Closing dispersed campsites for public health, safety, sanitation and resource protection.
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn, Marion. LEGAL - T 10 S, R 5 E, Sections 1,2,3,10-15, 21,22 and 27. Breitenbush and North Santiam watersheds.
2012 Rec/Admin HF
CE
- Recreation management
- Special area management
- Fuels management
- Facility management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 10/2012 
Expected:03/2013  06/2013 Christopher Donaldson
503-854-3892
cdonaldson@fs.fed.us 
Description: This project proposes to cut and burn or chip brush and trees less than 10 inches in diameter at 4.5’ from ground level (DBH) to increase the defensible space around district infrastructure.
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn, Marion. LEGAL - T10S R5E Sec 5, T11S R7E Sec15, T12S R2E Sec 2, T10S R7E Sec 25, T10S R8E Sec 18, T13S R7E Sec 4, T12S R7E Sec 27, T10S R5E Sec 3. Halls Ridge Repeater, Marion Forks Guard Station, Camp Pioneer, Pamelia, Whitewater and Duffy Trailheads, Maxwell Snow Park, Detroit Ranger Station.
Bachelor Bear Project
EA
- Forest products
- Fuels management 
Completed  Actual: 09/30/2012  06/2013 Lynise Medley
503-854-4228
lmedley@fs.fed.us 
Description: The project is proposed to commercially thin about 1500 acres of young second growth forests to enhance the growth and structural complexity of timber stands and complete hazardous fuels reduction on 225 acres.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=33606
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn, Marion. LEGAL - T9S, R6E, sec 33-36; T9S, R7E sec 31; T10S, R6E, sec 1-5, 7-11, 13-39, 33-36; T10S R7E sec 5-8, 18-20, 28-33; T11S R6E sec 1,2,4,11-13; T11S, R7E sec 3-10. the project area is bounded by Coopers Ridge to the west, Bachelor Mtn to the south, Boulder Ridge to the north and Hwy 22 to the east.
Buck Tule
EA
- Land management planning
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Minerals and Geology 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 03/16/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 05/2013 
Expected:07/2013
 
04/2014 Lynise Medley
503-854-4228
lmedley@fs.fed.us 
Description: Timber harvest is proposed in densely stocked second growth stands generally ranging in age from 40 to 150 years old, and includes stands within Riparian Reserves and approximately 40 acres in the Jefferson Late-Successional Reserve.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38487
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn, Marion. LEGAL - T11S, R6E, Sections 13, 14, 22 - 28, 33-36 , T11S, R7E, Sections 16-21, 28-32, T12S, R6E, Sections 1-3, 12, 13, T12S, R7E, Sections 5-8, 17-20. The main portion of the project area is bounded by Fisher Point, Trappers Butte and Scar Mountain to the west, Parish Lake Road to the south, Buck Mountain and Coffin Mountain to the north and Highway.
City of Detroit Water System Update
CE
- Special use management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 01/03/2011
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 07/2013 
Expected:10/2013
 
11/2013 Penny Keen
503-854-4202
pkeen@fs.fed.us 
Description: Fence to be installed around water building on Breitenbush Rd. Install emergency drainline from water storage tank. Reissue special use permit.
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Marion. LEGAL - T10S, R5E, sec 1; T9S, R5E, sec 36. Breitenbush Rd. and City of Detroit.
Detroit Lake Recreation Enchancement and Shoreline Restoration Design Project
CE
- Land management planning
- Recreation management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management 
On Hold  N/A  N/A Dani Pavoni
503-854-4208
dpavoni@fs.fed.us 
Description: A conceptual design plan would be developed for Detroit Flats, Santiam Flats and Peity Island that incorporates resource restroation needs while enhancing recreation that benefits local tourism.
Web Link:  http://www.fs.usda.gov/goto/willamette/detroitlake-project
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Marion. LEGAL - Detroit Flats - T10S, R5E, Sec 1; Piety Island - T10S, R5E, Sec. 11; Santiam Flats - T10S, R6E, sec 17. All sites are adjacent to or within 2 miles of the City of Detroit Oregon at Detroit Lake.
Detroit Lake State Park Improvements
CE
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/04/2011
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 06/2013 
Expected:10/2013
 
12/2013 Penny Keen
503-854-4202
pkeen@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department has various projects planned the next three to five years.
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn, Marion. Detroit Lake State Park and Mongold Day Use Area.
Humbug Creek Large Wood Placement
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2013 
Expected:03/2013  07/2013 Darrin Neff
503-854-4219
daneff@fs.fed.us 
Description: A stream restoration project is proposed to place large wood in Humbug Creek and East Humbug Creek to improve spring Chinook and resident fish habitat.
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Marion. LEGAL - T.09 S., R.06 E., Sections 15, 16, 21 and 22. Breitenbush River Watershed, Humbug Creek Sub-Watershed.
Marion Creek Road Storage and Decommissioning Project
EA
- Land management planning
- Watershed management
- Road management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 07/20/2011
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 01/2013 
Expected:03/2013
 
06/2013 Darren Cross
503-854-4212
dmcross@fs.fed.us 
Description: The intent of the project is to reduce maintenance costs as budgets decline and hydrologically stabilize roads to reduce impacts to water quality within the Marion Creek Watershed.
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn, Marion. Roads in the Marion Creek 6th field watershed including portions of the 2257, 2255, and 2253 road systems.
Marion Forks Fish Hatchery Day Use Improvements
EA
- Recreation management
- Special area management
- Watershed management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 03/05/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 02/2013 
Expected:03/2013
 
09/2013 Jonathan Meier
541-367-3557
jmeier02@fs.fed.us 
Description: This project aims to make the Marion Forks Hatchery Day Use safer to enter by widening the entrance and adding new signing. There will be other improvements to the area, including converting the lower camping area to a day use area and nature trail
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37734
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T11S, R7E, Sec 22. Mile post 66 on Highway 22, Marion Forks, Oregon.
Meadow Enhancement
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2013 
Expected:04/2013  05/2013 Anjanette Butler
503-854-4212
ambutler@fs.fed.us 
Description: Meadow enhancement and rehabilitation in 3 meadows on the Detroit Ranger District. Enchancements include tree removal, limbing, slash burning and monitoring.
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T11S, R07E, sec 26, 27; T12S R07E sec 29, 34. Dusty, Big and Marion Creek Meadows.
Precommercial Thinning, Tree Pruning, Post and Pole Removal
CE
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Watershed management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 02/10/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 03/2013 
Expected:03/2013
 
06/2013 Sue Crowder
503-854-4364
sjcrowder@fs.fed.us 
Description: Precommercial Thinning, Tree Pruning, Post and Pole removal to occur on approx 5500 acres of 15 - 35 year old conifer stands.
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn, Marion. District Wide.
Respect the River- Dispersed recreation Site Management and Education
CE
- Recreation management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/11/2011 
Expected:10/2012
 
01/2013 Josh Weathers
503-854-3226
jweathers@fs.fed.us 
Description: Treat approximately 20 dispersed recreation sites on French Creek and the South shore of Detroit Lake.
Web Link:  http://fs.fed.us/rtr/
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn, Marion. French Creek and South shore Detroit Lake.
STR8 Bough/Bear Grass Restoration Project
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Watershed management 
Cancelled  N/A  N/A Sue Crowder
503-854-4364
sjcrowder@fs.fed.us 
Description: Bough and Bear Grass Harvesting to occur on approx 70 acres of approx 30 year old conifer stands within the Upper North Santiam River Watershed.
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T. 11 S., R. 6 E.; Sec 22, 26, 27, 34 and 35. Detroit RD on the Willamette NF, reforestation stands along Straight Ck Rd 22-11-875 and 22-2236-220 road.
Thinning Restoration Projects
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Watershed management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2013 
Expected:04/2013  06/2013 Ken Loree
541-367-9239
kloree@fs.fed.us 
Description: Thinning and removal of special forest products including boughs, beargrass and biomass, on approximately 960 acres. Thinning will improve forest health, while the removal of special forest products will provide economic and social benefits.
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn, Marion. LEGAL - T. 9 S., R. 6 E., Sec. 25, 26, 35 and 36; T. 19 S., R. 7 E., Sec. 31;T. 10 S., R. 6 E., Sec. 13; T. 10 S., R. 7 E., Sec. 3, 6, 7, 9, 10, 17, 18, and 28; T. 11 S., R. 6 E., Sec. 26, 27, 33, 34 and 35,. East of Detroit, OR in the Upper North Santiam, North Fork Breitenbush and Detroit Reservoir/Blowout watersheds.
Woodpecker Post and Pole Restoration Project
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Watershed management 
Cancelled  N/A  N/A Ken Loree
541-367-9239
kloree@fs.fed.us 
Description: Post and Pole removal to occur on approx 70 acres of 30 year old conifer stands within the Upper North Santiam River Watershed.
Location: UNIT - Detroit Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T. 10 S., R. 7 E.; Sec 27 and 28. Detroit Ranger District on the Willamette NF along Woodpecker Rd 22-040-510 and 045.
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Willamette National Forest,   McKenzie 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
Big Lake Youth Camp Master Plan
EA
- Special use management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Sandra Ratliff
541-822-7238
sratliff@fs.fed.us 
Description: The McKenzie River RD and the Big Lake Youth Camp Cooperator proposes to develop and approve a long-term master plan. The proposal includes a permit boundary expansion which requires a non-significant amendment to the Willamette Forest Plan.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=10960
Location: UNIT - McKenzie River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T14S, R7E, Sec. 11;W.M. Big Lake Youth Camp, located south of U.S. Highway 20 on Big Lake Road, in the Santiam Pass area.
Blue River Upper Compound Administrative Site Disposal
EA
- Facility management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2013 
Expected:09/2013  10/2013 Shane Kamrath
541-822-7233
skamrath@fs.fed.us 
Description: The sale of the site which consists of six structures, a paved road, gravel driveways and roads, paved and graveled parking and loading areas, a rock quarry, and timber/vegetation areas.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38416
Location: UNIT - McKenzie River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - Section 21; T16S, R4E; W.M. Lane County. Forest road 2620-130.
Cingular Wireless Tower Replacement
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 11/06/2012 
Expected:12/2012
 
03/2013 Denise Mercer
541-822-7224
dmercer@fs.fed.us 
Description: Replace a wireless communication cell tower at the Mt. Hagan site. The existing tower will be removed upon completion of the new monopole tower.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40613
Location: UNIT - McKenzie River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T 16S, R 3E, Sec 35 W.M. RD 2611-060, McKenzie River Ranger District, Willamette National Forest.
Clear Lake WUI Fuels Reduction
CE
- Fuels management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 08/20/2012 
Expected:06/2013
 
07/2014 Mei Lantz
541-822-7250
mlantz@fs.fed.us 
Description: A 110 acre Wildland/Urban Interface (WUI) fuels reduction is proposed between Clear Lake and Hwy 126. Trees and brush ≤7” dbh will be thinned to enhance defensible space around the resort, facility out-buildings, and access roads.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=32715
Location: UNIT - McKenzie River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T14S R7E Sec 8; W.M. Between Clear Lake and Hwy 126.
Green Mountain Project
EA

           *NEW LISTING*
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Watershed management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 12/2012 
Expected:07/2013  09/2013 Guenther Castillon
541-618-2134
gcastillon@fs.fed.us 
Description: Proposes to thin ~4,786 acres (4.9% of the Project Area) and regenerate ~800 acres (0.8% of the Project Area) of forests across a sum of approximately 5,586 acres within the Green Mountain Project Area.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40858
Location: UNIT - McKenzie River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T16SR4E s36; T16SR5E s31-32; T17SR4E s01-13; T17SR5E s05-34; T17SR6E s19,30; T18SR4E s01,12; T18SR5E s01-36; T18SR6E s06-36; T18SR7E s31-35; T19SR5E s01-24; T19SR6E s1-36; T19SR7E s02-31; T20SR6E s01. The Green Mountain Project area is located within the Cougar Reservoir, Augusta Creek, Roaring River, and Elk Creek subwatersheds (6th field) of the South Fork McKenzie River Watershed (5th field).
Kafka Resource Thin
CE
- Forest products  Completed  Actual: 09/26/2012  11/2012 Burtchell Thomas
541-822-7258
bthomas03@fs.fed.us 
Description: To commercially thin three second growth stands in the upper McKenzie watershed. Project will be harvested with ground based equipment.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38417
Location: UNIT - McKenzie River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - Section 8, 17,18; T15S, R7E; W.M. Linn County. Forest roads 2657-840 on the McKenzie River Ranger District.
Lane Electric Coop 2013 Improvements
CE
- Special use management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 11/06/2012 
Expected:01/2013
 
03/2013 Denise Mercer
541-822-7209
dmercer@fs.fed.us 
Description: This project is for the replacement of existing overhead distribution lines and improvements in the existing system. There are two areas to be upgraded, 1) Lower Delta and 2) McKenzie Hwy from Horse Creek to the McKenzie River Ranger Station.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39485
Location: UNIT - McKenzie River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T16S, R6E., Sec 13-18, 21-24 and T16S. R5E., Sec 13, 14, 23, 24. Lower Delta and McKenzie Hwy from Horse Creek to the McKenzie River Ranger Station.
McKenzie River NRT Bridge Replacement Project
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Recreation management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2013 
Expected:02/2013  06/2014 Edward Cross
541-822-7231
etcross@fs.fed.us 
Description: This project proposes to replace three bridges and conduct heavy tread maintenance activities on the McKenzie River National Recreation Trail (MRNRT) (Tr. No. 3507).
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40871
Location: UNIT - McKenzie River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T16S,R6E,Sec1 & T14S,R7E,Sec17 & Sec30. McKenzie River National Recreation Trail (MRNRT) (Tr. No. 3507).
Mt. Jefferson Snowmobile Club Grooming Storage Shelter
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Recreation management
- Special use management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2013 
Expected:02/2013  02/2013 Edward Cross
541-822-7231
etcross@fs.fed.us 
Description: Project proposes to allow the Mt. Jefferson Snowmobile Club (MJSC) to build a storage structure at the Ray Benson Sno-park. The structure would be utilized to house equipment that helps maintain the USFS snowmobile trails in the area.
Location: UNIT - McKenzie River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T13S, R7½E, Section 35, NE Quadrant. The proposed building would be located near the Rodger Schmidt Shelter in the green ‘island’ created by the Ray Benson parking lots.
Olallie Reroute
CE
- Recreation management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 04/23/2012 
Expected:09/2012
 
10/2012 Edward Cross
541-822-7231
etcross@fs.fed.us 
Description: This scoping initiates a project to reroute a 1/2 mile of the Olallie trail. This work would require removing trees <12 inches from the 96 inch wide trail prism and ground disturbance 22' wide to build the tread.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38436
Location: UNIT - McKenzie River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T17S, R6E, Section 9, W.M. Olallie Trail (Tr. No. 3529) near O'Leary Mountain.
Pup Project
CE
- Forest products
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 12/03/2012 
Expected:01/2013
 
06/2013 Shadie Nimer
541-822-7271
snimer@fs.fed.us 
Description: To commercially thin approximately 69 acres in a 55 year old stand using ground base and skyline equipment. This project will also include gaps 1-3 acre in size to promote understory forbs and shrubs.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39968
Location: UNIT - McKenzie River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - Section 32,T14S R6E; and Section 5, T15S R6E. Located on Forest road 15 and 2656 tie road. Forest road 2654 Deer Creek access those roads.
Rd. 19 DTR (Danger Tree Removal)
CE
- Road management  Completed  Actual: 11/16/2012  02/2013 Shadie Nimer
541-822-7271
snimer@fs.fed.us 
Description: To remove approximately 120 danger trees located in a fourteen mile segment adjacent to Forest road 19. The trees are dead and dying and have a failure zone that would impact Forest road 19.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39468
Location: UNIT - McKenzie River Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T17S R5E Sec. 33; T18S R5E Sec. 3-4,10,11,14,23,25-26,31-33,36; T19S R5E Sec. 1-2,12-13. Project starts at the 11.0 mile point (French Pete Campground) to the District Boundary located at the 25 mile point on Forest road 19.
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Willamette National Forest,   Middle Fork 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
AT&T/Cingular Wolf Mt. Tower Replacement
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 12/2012 
Expected:01/2013  07/2013 Shari Monson
541-782-5243
smonson@fs.fed.us 
Description: Velocitel requests replacement of the existing tower at Wolf Mt., which is failing. The new tower will be the same height at the existing tower and in the same location. Existing footings would be replaced. Work would be in already disturbed ground.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40680
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T22S, R5E, SW 1/4 of Section 33. Wolf Mountain.
Calapooya Meadow Restoration II
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Watershed management 
In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 11/12/2012 
Expected:01/2013
 
04/2013 Molly Juillerat
541-782-5350
mjuillerat@fs.fed.us 
Description: Restore and make meadows on the Calapooya Divide more resistant to fire and climate change. Includes whipfelling trees 10" diameter and less, removing invasive plants, prescribed fire, and placing boulders or fencing to restrict off-road access.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=36215
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. Upper Middle Fork Willamette River Watershed meadows (exact locations to be identified).
Flat Creek Buildings Disposition Project
EA
- Facility management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 12/17/2012 
Expected:01/2013
 
02/2013 Kenneth Barbee
541-782-5233
kbarbee02@fs.fed.us 
Description: There are 3 Houses and 2 garages at the Flat Creek Work Center in Oakridge that are no longer habitable, are in disrepair, and will either be demolished or allowed to be used under special use permit. The buildings are eligible for the NRHP.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=36953
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T21S, R3E, Section 14. Flat Creek Work Center, 1.5 miles east of Oakridge.
Flat Creek Trail Extension( "B" section)
CE
- Recreation management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 11/26/2012 
Expected:01/2013
 
01/2013 Brian McGinley
541-367-9234
bmcginley@fs.fed.us 
Description: G.O.A.T.S. is requesting approval/permission with NEPA analysis, to extend the Flat Creek Trail from its current north terminus on the west side of Dead Mtn, eastward to the communication site, a distance of about 9000 feet.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38479
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T 21 S., R 3 E., Sec. 1 and 2 ; T. 20 S., R 3 E., Sec. 35 and 36. West side of Dead Mountain, terminating at communications site near top of mountain.
GOATS Ride Center
CE
- Recreation management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 11/26/2012 
Expected:01/2013
 
01/2013 Brian McGinley
541-782-5210
bmcginley@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Greater Oakridge Area Trail Stewards (GOATS) has secured federal funding to implement projects to promote mountain biking in and around Oakridge/Westfir. Projects include: trail extension, trail maintenance, and install information kiosk.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35210
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. Various locations in and around Oakridge. Some sites are on City of Oakridge property and some are on National Forest.
Lane Electric Black Canyon Campground Powerline Replacement
CE
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 03/2012 
Expected:03/2012  04/2012 Shari Monson
541-225-6424
smonson@fs.fed.us 
Description: Lane Electric requests approval to replace an 800 foot section of powerline at Black Canyon Campground, parallel to Hwy 58. Project is expected to take one week to complete. Replacement of powerline will follow the original trenced line.
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T 20 S ., R.2E., NW 1/4 Section 27. Parallel to HWY 58 near Black Canyon.
Little Fall Creek Steelhead Habitat Enhancement Project
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 12/2012 
Expected:02/2013  06/2013 Doug Larson
541-782-5332
dlarson@fs.fed.us 
Description: The project would add approximately 800 logs and or rootwads to the Little Fall Creek stream channel to enhance the existent aquatic habitat. Approximately 80 live trees would be pulled over to act as anchor points for the 800 logs or rootwads.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40925
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T18S, R2E, Sections 4, 5, 7, and 8. This project is located in Little Fall Creek, along the FS Road 1806 from mile post 22 to 25. Appoximatley 3 miles in length.
North Fork Salvage
CE
- Forest products  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2013 
Expected:03/2013  05/2013 David Haupt
541-782-5344
dhaupt@fs.fed.us 
Description: The project consists of salvaging down trees along Road 19 and Road 5826. The Rd. 19 (<1 ac.) salvage consists of removing decked logs and downed trees from a landslide. The Rd. 5826 salvage (5 ac.) consists of bucking and removing blown down trees.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39542
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T20S, R2E, Section 25 and T19S, R5E, Section 29. The north (uphill) side of Rd. 19, approximately 0.25 mile west of Rd. 1939. Trees would be yarded to both Rd. 5826 and Rd. 5821 on both sides of the railroad.
ODOT Waste Area Expansion
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Forest products
- Road management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 12/2012 
Expected:01/2013  01/2013 Brian McGinley
541-782-5210
bmcginley@fs.fed.us 
Description: ODOT requests permission to expand an existing waste area site off Hwy 58 by 2 acres. Their long term need for waste storage for this section of Hwy 58 exceeds the current disturbed area. Cut trees to be sold as firewood or as a commercial deck sale.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40571
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T. 22 S., R. 5 E., Sec 5, SW¼; Sec 6, SE¼. Off Hwy. 58, m.p. 47.5, spurs 360 and 359.
Outlook Landscape Diversity Project
EA
- Special area management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Watershed management
- Road management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2013 
Expected:12/2014  01/2015 Tim Bailey
541-782-5248
tbailey01@fs.fed.us 
Description: Commercial thinning and fuels reduction on 5,200 ac. of plantations; 110 mi. of road maintenance, closure of 130 mi. of road; special habitat restoration; 230 ac. of early-seral habitat creation; snag creation, noxious weed abatement.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40122
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - Townships 20 and 21 South, Ranges 1 and 2 East, of the Willamette Meridian. Federal portions of the Lookout Point 5th-field watershed near the Lookout Point Reservoir near the cities of Westfir and Lowell, OR.
Pine/grass Plantation Habitat Management Project
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 11/12/2012 
Expected:01/2013
 
02/2013 Dick Davis
541-782-5256
ddavis01@fs.fed.us 
Description: Precommercial Thinning, brush cutting, under burning, pruning, snag creation, seeding, and noxious weed abatement within the mixed conifer forest type to maintain and restore oak woodland and savanna habitat.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38478
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - Townships 22, 23 and 24 South, Ranges 3 and 4 East, of the Willamette Meridian. Within the mixed conifer forest type that occurs in the Hills Creek Reservoir and Upper Middle Fork 5th Field watersheds.
Pioneer Gulch Project
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Road management 
Completed  Actual: 12/18/2012  10/2014 Eric Ornberg
541-782-5217
eornberg@fs.fed.us 
Description: The project proposes timber harvest on about 940 acres yielding about 12.7 mmbf. The project includes road maintenance and closures, big game forage enhancements activities, non-harvest fuel treatments, and fish habitat improvements.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=25157
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Douglas, Lane. LEGAL - T24S, R5E, Sections 1-36, T25S, R5E Sections 1-16, T25S, R5 1/2E Sections 4-11 and 13-23. Pioneer Gulch and Paddy's Valley in the Upper Middle Fork of the Willamette River watershed.
Renewal of Communications Use Leases at Wolf Mt. Communication Site
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 12/2012 
Expected:01/2013  01/2013 Shari Monson
541-782-5243
smonson@fs.fed.us 
Description: Four holders request renewal of their leases for communications uses at Wolf Mt. for a 20-year term. No new ground disturbance for these leases, no increase in scope or intensity of authorized activities. Changes are administrative only.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40679
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T22S, R5E, SW1/4 of Section 33. Wolf Mountain Communication Site.
Salt-Salmon Fuels Treatment Project
CE
- Fuels management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Jose Mercado
541-782-5259
jemercado@fs.fed.us 
Description: Understory fuel break adjacent to Roads 5871 and 2404. Treatments will include commercial harvest of conifers >7" where economically viable, whip felling conifers < 7", pruning, and pile burning within 600 ft on both sides of the road.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=29854
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. Five miles east of Oakridge along the 5871 and 2404 road corridor from Salt Cr. to Salmon Cr.
Staley Creek Stream Restoration
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 12/2012 
Expected:04/2013  07/2013 John Dixon
541-782-5208
jdixon@fs.fed.us 
Description: Stabilization of approx. 200 ft. of eroding stream bank, including large woody debris jam construction. Trees with root wads attached will be gathered and large trees will be hauled to the project area for bank stabilization and log jam construction.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40115
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T24S, R4E, NW 1/4 of Section 19. The location is at the former Pope and Talbot bridge crossing of Staley Creek on Forest Road 2134-244. This is located at approximately the 1.7 mile mark on Forest Road 2134.
Willamette Fish Hatchery Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management  Cancelled  N/A  N/A Shari Monson
541-225-6424
smonson@fs.fed.us 
Description: Temporary Permit Renewal for existing facilities at the Willamette Fish Hatchery.
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - SE 1/4 NW 1/4, S 1/2 NE 1/4, NE 1/4 SW 1/4, NW 1/4 SW 1/4, Sec. 15, T 21 S. W.M. Willamette Fish Hatchery, Oakridge, Oregon.
Willamette Fish Hatchery Special Use Permit Renewal (Long Term)
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 12/2012 
Expected:01/2013  01/2013 Shari Monson
541-782-5243
smonson@fs.fed.us 
Description: Oregon Dept. of Fish & Wildlife requests renewal of the Special Use Permit for the Willamette Hatchery Facilities for a new 20-year term. The new permit would include the Recirculation Aquaculture Facility. No changes to existing facilities.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40702
Location: UNIT - Middle Fork Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T21S, R3E, SE¼NW¼, S½NE¼, NE¼SW¼, and NW¼SW¼ of Section 15, W.M. Willamette Fish Hatchery, Oakridge, Oregon.
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Willamette National Forest,   Sweet Home 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
2012 Commercial Bough Sales
CE
- Forest products  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 06/2012 
Expected:07/2012  09/2012 Sue Crowder
503-854-4364
sjcrowder@fs.fed.us 
Description: Commercial bough sales covering approximately 490 acres and providing approximately 120 tons of boughs
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39443
Location: UNIT - Sweet Home Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T11S, R5E, Sections 15-18 and 20-22. Quartzville Creek.
2013 Bough Sales Project
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Forest products  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2013 
Expected:04/2013  10/2013 Lindsay Anderson
541-367-3485
landerson02@fs.fed.us 
Description: Using hand tools only, conifer boughs may be harvested by removing up to ½ of the branch length on ½ the tree height. Bough collection provides supply for wreaths and decorative greens. This project may be split into two or more sales.
Location: UNIT - Sweet Home Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. Bough harvest units proposed in 10-25 year old conifer stands within the Middle Santiam, Quartzville and Upper McKenzie watersheds.
Browder Ridge Trail and Trailhead Relocation
CE
- Recreation management  In Progress:
Scoping Start 01/05/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 04/2012 
Expected:05/2012
 
08/2012 Jonathan Meier
541-367-3557
jmeier02@fs.fed.us 
Description: A trailhead/parking area accommodating 3-5 cars is proposed near jct. of road 15 and 080. A new trail (<1 mi.) would be built to link parking area to existing trail. The trailhead sign board would be moved to trailhead and road 080 would be gated.
Location: UNIT - Sweet Home Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T14S R6E Sec 7 NE NE. Upper MeKenzie Watershed-Old spur road on 15 road just before the junction with 080.
Cascadia Day Use Site Development
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Recreation management
- Heritage resource management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 12/2012 
Expected:02/2013  06/2014 Coral Tily
541-367-3961
ctily@fs.fed.us 
Description: Construct parking area to accommodate 8-10 vehicles, install toilet, install low-maintenance landscaping, construct interpretive trail, panels and kiosk, and stabilize CCC-era wall that surrounds site.
Location: UNIT - Sweet Home Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T 13 S, R 2 E, Section 36. South Santiam Watershed.
Hazard Tree Removal for Road Maintenance and Travel Safety and Firewood Creation
CE
- Forest products
- Fuels management 
On Hold  N/A  N/A Lindsay Anderson
541-367-3485
landerson02@fs.fed.us 
Description: Manual removal of standing dead hazard trees within 150' of road prism along designated roads throughout district with restrictions in LSR, Wilderness and Sensitive Speices Habitat for the purpose of road mtce., travel safety and firewood creation
Location: UNIT - Sweet Home Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - District-wide. Sweet Home Ranger District, Within 150’ of road prism along open travel routes throughout the district.
House Rock Bridge Replacement
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Recreation management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2013 
Expected:04/2013  08/2013 Bradford Peterson
503-854-3894
bcpeterson@fs.fed.us 
Description: The trail foot bridge at House Rock campground will be replaced with a pre-engineered steel bridge. Concrete abuttments would be required on either side of the South Santiam River.
Location: UNIT - Sweet Home Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T13S, R5E, Section 32. South Santiam Watershed.
Lodgepole Flats Forest Plan Amendment #54
EA
- Land management planning  In Progress:
Scoping Start 04/02/2010
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 03/2013 
Expected:05/2013
 
06/2013 Coral Tily
541-225-6400
ctily@fs.fed.us 
Description: (Minor revision to name of project). The project proposes to change the north section of Park Creek Semi-primitive Nonmotorized Dispersed Recreation Management Area to a Special Habitat Management Area. This is a Forest Plan revision.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=34422
Location: UNIT - Sweet Home Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T 13S, R 7 E, Sections 5-8. Upper McKenzie Watershed.
Menagerie Seasonal Closure Boundary Change for Species Protection
EA
- Regulations, Directives, Orders
- Recreation management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2013 
Expected:03/2013  06/2013 Jonathan Meier
541-367-3557
jmeier02@fs.fed.us 
Description: Proposed change to existing seasonal closure boundary to provide species protection during the critical nesting and fledging period.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38620
Location: UNIT - Sweet Home Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T13S, R4E, Sections. 14, 15, 22 and 23. Menagerie Wilderness.
Smith Prairie Meadow Maintenance
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants  In Progress:
Scoping Start 08/05/2011
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 05/2012 
Expected:06/2012
 
07/2012 Tiffany Young
928-368-5111
tayoung@fs.fed.us 
Description: Enhance and maintain meadow complex by reducing encroachment of conifers (remove saplings under 4 inches), seed collection, girdling 1-2 trees/acre under 12 inches DBH and falling 1 tree/acre for down wood.
Location: UNIT - Sweet Home Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T14S, R6E, section 1; T14S, R7E, section 6, Willamette Meridian. Smith Prairie in the Upper McKenzie watershed.
Toll Joe
EA
- Forest products
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 12/08/2011
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 01/2013 
Expected:04/2013
 
10/2013 Anita Leach
541-367-3538
agleach@fs.fed.us 
Description: Accelerate development of structural complexity in the LSR and strategically manage hazardous fuels along Highway 20. Improve health, vigor and contribute wood products in matrix. 880 ac. 36-79yr.old stands, 150 acres of 80-105 yr. old stands
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=36918
Location: UNIT - Sweet Home Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Linn. LEGAL - T13S, R4E, Sec. 36; T13S, R5E, Sec. 26, 28, 31-36; T13S, R6E, Sec.31; T14S, R4E, Sec. 1, 12 and 13; T14S, R5E, Sec. 1-24, 27-29; and T14S, R6E, Sec. 6,7,8,17 and 18. South Santiam watershed.
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