Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA)
10/01/2012 to 12/31/2012
Daniel Boone 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
R8 - Southern Region, Daniel Boone National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
R8 - Southern Region, Daniel Boone National Forest,  Cumberland Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R8 - Southern Region, Daniel Boone National Forest,  London Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R8 - Southern Region, Daniel Boone National Forest,  Redbird Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)
R8 - Southern Region, Daniel Boone National Forest,  Stearns 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 09/2012 
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.
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Daniel Boone National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)  

R8 - Southern Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Abandoned Coal Mine Safety Restoration
EA
- Minerals and Geology  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 01/2013 
Expected:05/2013  05/2013 T Margueritte Wilson
859-745-3156
twilson04@fs.fed.us 
Description: Abandoned mining sites with features, such as portals, adits, shafts, subsidence, structures, and equipment that are either environmental or safety hazards would be restored to other productive uses.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35674
Location: UNIT - Daniel Boone National Forest All Units. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Clay, Jackson, Laurel, Leslie, McCreary, Owsley, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Whitley. On abandoned coal mine sites on London, Stearns and Redbird Ranger Districts.
Forestwide Non-native Invasive Plant Species Treatment
EA
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)  In Progress:
Scoping Start 07/13/2009
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 12/2012 
Expected:03/2013
 
05/2013 David Taylor
859-745-3167
dtaylor02@fs.fed.us 
Description: Forestwide eradication or control on non-native plant species using mechanical and/or chemical treatment methods.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=26548
Location: UNIT - Daniel Boone National Forest All Units. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Bath, Clay, Estill, Harlan, Jackson, Knox, Laurel, Lee, Leslie, McCreary, Menifee, Morgan, Owsley, Perry, Powell, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Rowan, Wayne, Whitley, Wolfe. Forestwide where non-native plants are known to occur and where new locations are found.
Forestwide Windstream Special Use Authorization
CE
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 10/2012 
Expected:11/2012  12/2012 William Schiffer
540-552-4641
wschiffer@fs.fed.us 
Description: Windstream has filed an application for a special use permit to install and maintain fiber optic lines to improve internet connectivity in rural areas across eastern Kentucky. Lines would be buried in existing road ROWs, or hung from existing poles.
Location: UNIT - Daniel Boone National Forest All Units. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Bath, Clay, Estill, Laurel, Leslie, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Rowan. Multiple locations across the Cumberland, London, and Redbird Ranger Districts.
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Daniel Boone National Forest,   Cumberland Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R8 - Southern Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Cave Run Non-motorized Trails Initiative
EA
- Regulations, Directives, Orders
- Recreation management
- Watershed management
- Road management 
In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 08/31/2012 
Expected:06/2013
 
07/2013 Rebecca Riegle
989-739-0728
rriegle@fs.fed.us 
Description: Designate new routes, designate uses, season-of-use on existing and new designated routes, close user developed paths, develop new traiheads, and improve existing trailheads to reduce user conflict and resource damage
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=30623
Location: UNIT - Cumberland Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Bath, Menifee, Rowan. Areas along the west side of Cave Run Lake.
Commercial timber harvest in the Beaver Creek Watershed
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Watershed management
- Road management 
On Hold  N/A  N/A Jeffrey Lewis
606-784-6428
jefflewis@fs.fed.us 
Description: 401 acres of commercial timber harvest designed to improve tree vigor or establish young forest. 292 acres of two-aged shelterwood and 109 acres of thinning in 11 distinct areas. Herbicide treatment of selected species within shelterwood areas.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=25765
Location: UNIT - Cumberland Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Menifee. LEGAL - Project on Kendrick Ridge, Cape Branch, Gladie Branch, Joes Branch, and Carter Branch. Beaver Creek Watershed west of Cave Run Lake.
Harvey Branch Special Use: Road Access
CE
- Special use management  On Hold  N/A  N/A Carey Loomis
606-784-6428
careyloomis@fs.fed.us 
Description: Proposed issuance of a Special Use Permit for construction of a temporary road on national forest system land for private land access.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38501
Location: UNIT - Cumberland Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Bath, Rowan, Wolfe. Between Harvey and Road Branches north of Morehead, Kentucky.
Riparian area improvement in Beaver and Buck Creeks
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Watershed management 
On Hold  N/A  N/A Tom Biebighauser
606-784-6428
jefflewis@fs.fed.us 
Description: Improvement of stream channel condition on 5 miles of exisiting streams. Establishment of woody vegetation on 22 acres of existing grasslands.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=25770
Location: UNIT - Cumberland Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Menifee. Beaver and Buck Creeks west of Cave Run Lake.
Sand Lick Fork Watershed Restoration
EIS
- Watershed management
- Minerals and Geology
- Road management 
In Progress:
NOI in Federal Register 09/11/2012
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register 12/2012 
Expected:02/2013
 
03/2013 Tom Biebighauser
606-784-6428
tombiebighauser@fs.fed.us 
Description: Improve water quality and reduce soil loss by plugging abandoned oil wells, removing flowing lines, restoration of stream channels and associated floodplains, and managing /maintaining the many open roads in the Sand Lick Fork area.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=18901
Location: UNIT - Cumberland Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Powell. LEGAL - National Forest System Lands in Powell County, Kentucky bounded on the east by Natural Bridge State Resort Park. Includes lands in Sand Lick Fork, Barker Branch, Pot Hollow, and Sand Cave Branch. Sand Fork watershed (Hydrologic Unit Code # 05100204-140-090).
Thinning of white pine plantations in riparian areas
CE
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) 
In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 04/06/2012 
Expected:10/2012
 
11/2012 Jeffrey Lewis
606-784-6428
jefflewis@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to reduce the number of trees per acre on 70 acres in fourteen (14) selected plantations of white pine using a commercial timber sale.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38968
Location: UNIT - Cumberland Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Rowan. Selected areas in northern Rowan County, Kentucky.
Turkey Creek Road Powerline Special Use Permit
CE

           *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 08/10/2012 
Expected:11/2012
 
12/2012 Carey Loomis
606-784-6428
careyloomis@fs.fed.us 
Description: Project involves issuing a special use permit authorizing the construction and maintenance of a residential service power-line across National Forest System Land.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39961
Location: UNIT - Cumberland Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Bath. The project location is approximately 7 miles southeast of Salt Lick, Kentucky near NFSR 918(Zilpo Scenic Byway).
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Daniel Boone National Forest,   London Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R8 - Southern Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
AT&T Special Use Permit Reissuance
CE
- Special use management  Completed  Actual: 09/04/2012  09/2012 Thomas Kean
606-864-4163
tomkean@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Special Use Permit for AT&T fiber optic facility on London Ranger District has expired, and AT&T has requested a renewal of Permit LON415601.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38319
Location: UNIT - London Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Laurel, Whitley. LEGAL - USA tracts C-1387 just south Of highway KY 80;LRL-149, and LRL-1021 just west of I-75. USA tracts C-1387 just south Of highway KY 80;LRL-149, and LRL-1021 just west of I-75.
Ano / Goodwater Warm Season Grass Restoration and Maintenance Project
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants  In Progress:
Scoping Start 03/01/2011
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 12/2012 
Expected:02/2013
 
04/2013 Robert Sitzlar
606-864-4163
rsitzlar@fs.fed.us 
Description: Remove areas of autum olive, bush honeysuckle, and other non-native invasive species; plant native warm season grasses, legumes. Removal would be accomplished with heavy equipment and hand tools. Planting would be done by machine and by hand.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=33871
Location: UNIT - London Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Pulaski. This site is approximately 12 miles west of London and 12 miles east of Somerset.
Crooked Creek Vegetation Management
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) 
Cancelled  N/A  N/A Robert Sitzlar
606-864-4163
rsitzlar@fs.fed.us 
Description: Implementation of the Daniel Boone National Forest Revised Forest Plan through the harvest of timber, commercial and non-commercial thinning, and wildlife habitat improvement projects.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=29828
Location: UNIT - London Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Rockcastle. In the Crooked Creek Watershed.
Cumberland Valley RECC Special Use Permit Amendment: Grove Buried Power Line Relocation
CE
- Special use management  Completed  Actual: 07/13/2012  07/2012 Thomas Kean
606-864-4163
tomkean@fs.fed.us 
Description: Cumberland Valley RECC proposes to construct a new buried Primary Power line, replacing an outdated existing line, under the supervision of in-house engineering staff.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37160
Location: UNIT - London Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Whitley. LEGAL - USA tracts LRL700, 703, 701, 733, 705, 732, 707, 711, 708, and 710. Whitley County, Kentucky. The line will be located along about 2.5 miles on the west edge of Forest Road 558, from the junction of the Grove Road (FS 4044) north.
Jackson Energy Special Use Permit Amendment - Salt Rock Road Line Replacement
CE
- Special use management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 07/17/2012 
Expected:10/2012
 
12/2012 Thomas Kean
606-864-4163
tomkean@fs.fed.us 
Description: Amend existing Jackson Energy Special Use Permits(s) to replace and relocate primary electric power distribution lines in the Salt Rock Road area. Some old ROW areas will be abandoned, and there will be some new clearing along existing ROW areas.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37822
Location: UNIT - London Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Jackson. LEGAL - USA tracts to be encumbered (or disencumbered) are C-3071a, C-3013c, C-3g, and C-411. The project location is the Salt Rock Road area of Jackson County, KY.
London Fuels Treatment
EA

           *NEW LISTING*
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 10/2012 
Expected:09/2013  11/2013 Alison Coons
606-376-5323 ext 104
acoons@fs.fed.us 
Description: Conduct controlled burning in forty-four (44) areas across the district to reduce fuel loading, reduce fire regime condition class and promote fire-mediated upland ecosystems.
Location: UNIT - London Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Jackson, Laurel, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Whitley. Scattered areas across the London Ranger District.
London Pre-commercial Thinning
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)  In Progress:
Scoping Start 02/06/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 10/2012 
Expected:11/2012
 
12/2012 Robert Sitzlar
606-864-4163
rsitzlar@fs.fed.us 
Description: This project consist of pre-commercially thinning up to 3,900 acres of young sapling/pole size mixed hardwood stands, less than 30 years of age, to improve stand health and vigor.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37151
Location: UNIT - London Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Jackson, Laurel, Rockcastle. Scattered stands across the district.
PRTC Fiber Optic Line Replacement
CE
- Special use management  In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 08/27/2012 
Expected:10/2012
 
10/2012 Thomas Kean
606-864-4163
tomkean@fs.fed.us 
Description: Peoples Rural Telephone Cooperative plans to replace existing copper telephone wires with fiber optic cable in 44 sections of their service area. This would require an Amendment to their existing Special Use Permit LON4010-01.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39601
Location: UNIT - London Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Jackson, Lee, Owsley. LEGAL - USA tracts:C-1081,109,124a,1385b,1670,1704a,236,3000,3013c,3045,3071a,333,337,337a,337b,337c,338,3a,3d,3f,3g,3h,3t,3w,411,412,419,426,446,879a. The project is located on NFS Lands in Jackson, Lee, and Owsley Counties, Kentucky. PRTC grouped the segments in three areas: Mt. Bethel; Jacks Branch, and Drip Rock.
Special Use Permit Amendment: Somerset Gas Pipeline Relocation
CE
- Special use management  Cancelled  N/A  N/A Thomas Kean
606-864-4163
tomkean@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Permit Amendment would authorize the location of an 8 " natural gas transmision line that is being relocated under the Rockcastle River.
Location: UNIT - London Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Laurel, Pulaski. LEGAL - USA Tracts C-1059, C-3010. The Gas transmission line crossed the Rockcastle River just north of the KY Highway 80 Bridge.
Wildcat Branch Test Burn
CE
- Watershed management
- Minerals and Geology 
Completed  Actual: 08/03/2012  08/2012 Claudia Cotton
859-745-3115
ccotton@fs.fed.us 
Description: Excavate 1000 tons of coal refuse from 0.2 acres on the Daniel Boone National Forest in Pulaski Co., KY to be burned by E. Ky. Power Cooperative. This action is to improve water quality in Wildcat Branch, which is impaired with AMD.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38606
Location: UNIT - London Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Pulaski. On the Hail, KY USGS quadrangle, FS land tract number C-1090, approx. 3.8 miles SW of Mt. Victory, KY off of PUL-816A.
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Daniel Boone National Forest,   Redbird Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R8 - Southern Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
AEP Special Use Authorization
CE
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 10/2012 
Expected:12/2012  12/2012 William Schiffer
606-598-2192
wschiffer@fs.fed.us 
Description: Issue special use authorization to upgrade electric transmission lines from single-phase to 3-phase line. Existing line and poles would be decommissioned; existing ROW would be revegetated. New line would be constructed at edge of existing road ROW.
Location: UNIT - Redbird Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Leslie. Near Army Branch.
Bledsoe Coal Lease - KYES 053865
EA
- Minerals and Geology  In Progress:
Scoping Start 01/27/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 10/2012 
Expected:11/2012
 
12/2012 Patti Davis
859-745-3149
pattildavis@fs.fed.us 
Description: The Bureau of Land Management is proposing to lease a tract of federal coal and the Forest Service proposes to issue a consent to lease to BLM. Surface disturbance is not planned on National Forest System lands.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=25393
Location: UNIT - Redbird Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Leslie. Near Cawood, southeast of Helton on US 421.
Compliance Coal Lease KYES 051689
EA
- Minerals and Geology  On Hold  N/A  N/A Patti Davis
859-745-3149
pattildavis@fs.fed.us 
Description: The FS proposes to issue a consent to lease to BLM and BLM proposes to lease federal coal. No surface disturbance is planned on National Forest System lands.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=25392
Location: UNIT - Redbird Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Leslie. Bear Branch Area.
Goose Creek Coal Lease KYES 053729
EA
- Minerals and Geology  On Hold  N/A  N/A Patti Davis
859-745-3149
pattildavis@fs.fed.us 
Description: The FS proposes to issue a consent to lease to BLM and BLM proposes to lease federal coal. No surface disturbance is planned on National Forest System lands.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=24712
Location: UNIT - Redbird Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Clay. Upper Goose Creek.
Leslie County Telephone Company Special Use Authorization
CE
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 10/2012 
Expected:11/2012  11/2012 William Schiffer
540-552-4641
wschiffer@fs.fed.us 
Description: Leslie Co. Telephone has applied for a special use permit to install and maintain fiber optic lines to improve communications in rural areas across eastern Kentucky. Lines would be hung from existing poles or buried in existing road ROWs.
Location: UNIT - Redbird Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Leslie. Various locations in Leslie County.
Native Cane Restoration
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) 
In Progress:
215 Comment Period Legal Notice 08/02/2012 
Expected:12/2012
 
01/2013 John Hull
606-598-2192
jahull@fs.fed.us 
Description: Establish communities of native cane along the Red Bird River within the riparian corridor prescription area. Build wood duck nesting platforms. Gather butternut seed for propagation; plant propagated butternut.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35486
Location: UNIT - Redbird Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Clay, Leslie. District-wide along the Red Bird River.
Redbird Fuels Treatment
EA
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
Completed  Actual: 09/20/2012  10/2012 Alison Coons
606-376-5323 ext 104
acoons@fs.fed.us 
Description: Conduct controlled burning in ten areas across the district to reduce fuel loading, reduce fire regime condition class and promote fire-mediated upland ecosystems.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=29063
Location: UNIT - Redbird Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Clay, Leslie, Owsley. District-wide.
Special Use Re-Authorizations
CE
- Special use management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 11/2012 
Expected:12/2012  12/2012 William Schiffer
606-598-2192
wschiffer@fs.fed.us 
Description: Issue a new special use permit for a new term for a previously permitted use. Twenty-five (25) permits are due for renewal.
Location: UNIT - Redbird Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Clay, Leslie, Owsley. District-wide.
Spring Creek Vegetation Management
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Watershed management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 06/22/2010
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 11/2012 
Expected:01/2013
 
03/2013 John Hull
606-598-2192 ext.114
jahull@fs.fed.us 
Description: Provide for a variety of habitat conditions to augment forest health and vigor. Proposed activities include 161 ac. commercial harvest (80 ac.-two-age shelterwood, 81 ac.-thinning), 249 ac. of crop tree release, and construction of 3 wildlife ponds.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=28443
Location: UNIT - Redbird Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Clay. Spring Creek & Flat Creek areas west of KY-66.
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Daniel Boone National Forest,   Stearns Ranger District (excluding Projects occurring in more than one District)

R8 - Southern Region  
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Casada School House
EA
- Heritage resource management  Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start 12/2012 
Expected:06/2013  07/2013 Randall Boedy
606-376-5323, ext. 103
rboedy@fs.fed.us 
Description: Preserve and promote the historic Casada School house.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35758
Location: UNIT - Stearns Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Pulaski. Approximately 1/2 mile south of Keno, KY.
Freeman Fork Oak Woodland Restoration Project
EA
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management 
In Progress:
Scoping Start 01/12/2012
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 11/2012 
Expected:01/2013
 
02/2013 Mike Lick
606-376-5323
mlick@fs.fed.us 
Description: Conduct forest thinning, including a heavy thinning to establish an oak woodland structure. Additional actions include periodic prescribed burning, chemical control of NNIS and midstory level trees, creation of vernal ponds. and monitoring.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=24657
Location: UNIT - Stearns Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - McCreary. Freeman Fork area off of Hwy 90 near Parkers Lake.
Southfork Coal Lease KYES 053865
EA
- Minerals and Geology  In Progress:
Scoping Start 02/09/2009
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice 03/2013 
Expected:06/2013
 
07/2013 Patti Davis
859-745-3149
pattildavis@fs.fed.us 
Description: Lease modification to add approximately 64.51 acres of coal rights to allow for deep mining activities. No surface disturbance is planned on National Forest System land.
Web Link:  http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=2437
Location: UNIT - Stearns Ranger District. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - McCreary, Whitley. On Tracts C-1888 and 1941c-IV.
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