Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA)

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
- R1 - Northern Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
- Lolo National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
- Lolo National Forest, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide)
- Lolo National Forest, Missoula Ranger District
- Lolo National Forest, Ninemile Ranger District
- Lolo National Forest, Plains/Thompson Falls Ranger District
- Lolo National Forest, Seeley Lake Ranger District
- Lolo National Forest, Superior Ranger District


Projects Occurring Nationwide
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Incorporating Greater Sage-grouse Conservation Measures into Land Management Plans (Wyoming)
EIS
- Land management planning
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
Cancelled N/A N/A Danielle Chi
801-625-5667
dkchi@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service will be a cooperating agency with the BLM (lead agency) in preparing programmatic EISs to incorporate greater sage-grouse conservation measures into land management plans, including the Thunder Basin NG plan, through plan amendment
Web Link: http://www.blm.gov/wo/st/en/prog/more/sagegrouse/eastern.html
Location: UNIT - All Districts-level Units. STATE - All States. COUNTY - All Counties. LEGAL - Not Applicable UNIT - Thunder Basin NG portion of the Medicine Bow-Routt NF; WY; multiple counties involved
R1 - Northern Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Bob Marshall Wilderness Outfitter and Guide Permit Reissuance
CE
- Special use management
- Recreation management
In Progress
Scoping Start
03/29/2014
Expected: 12/2014 03/2015 Debbie Mucklow
406-758-6464
dmucklow@fs.fed.us
Description: Reissuance of existing outfitter and guide permits in the Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex.
Location: UNIT - Swan Lake Ranger District, Spotted Bear Ranger District, Hungry Horse Ranger District, Lincoln Ranger District, Rocky Mountain Ranger District, Seeley Lake Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Flathead, Glacier, Lewis and Clark, Missoula, Pondera, Powell, Teton. LEGAL - Not Applicable Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex
Lookout Pass Ski Area Expansion Third-Party EIS
EIS
- Special use management
- Recreation management
In Progress
NOI in Federal Register
04/04/2014
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register
11/2015
Expected: 11/2016 06/2017 Jason Kirchner
208-765-7211
jdkirchner@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal by Lookout Pass Ski and Recreation Area to expand its special use permit to upgrade and develop new lifts, ski terrain, parking, access roads, and guest service facilities.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43757
Location: UNIT - Fernan Ranger District, Lolo National Forest All Units. STATE - Idaho, Montana. COUNTY - Shoshone, Mineral. LEGAL - Not Applicable Lookout Pass Ski and Recreation Area on Montana-Idaho Border, approximately 12 miles east of Wallace, Idaho.
Lolo National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest) R1 - Northern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Clear Creek
EA
- Watershed management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Recreation management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
Comment Period
09/07/2012
Expected: 08/2014 10/2014 Patricia Partyka
406-826-4314
ppartyka@fs.fed.us
Description: Integrated landscape management including forest vegetation restoration, wildlife habitat and watershed improvements, and recreation enhancements within the Clear Creek drainage.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=32480
Location: UNIT - Lolo National Forest All Units. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Sanders. LEGAL - T21N, R30-32W; T22N, R30-32W Clear Creek drainage within the Prospect watershed about 3 miles west of Thompson Falls, Montana
Lolo National Forest, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide) R1 - Northern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
PBR2000
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management
- Road management
On Hold N/A N/A Gregory Gustina
406-329-3809
gregorywgustina@fs.fed.us
Description: The Lolo Post Burn EIS decision was not upheld in court. This project would issue a new decision to complete restoration activities originally analyzed in the EIS.Timber harvest is not proposed, only road stabilization, storage, and decommissioning
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=22553
Location: UNIT - Ninemile Ranger District, Plains/Thompson Falls Ranger District, Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral, Missoula, Sanders. LEGAL - Primary the Ninemile and Trout Creek Drainages Ninemile, Superior, and Plains Ranger Districts on the Lolo National Forest
Yellowstone Pipe Line Pipe Abandonment
EA
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
11/22/2013
Est. Comment Period
09/2014
Expected: 12/2014 03/2015 Victoria Burkhardt
406-626-5402
vburkhardt@fs.fed.us
Description: Removal of and/or abandonment-in-place of approximately 9,693 feet of out-of-service pipeline located on three separate sites within Missoula and Sanders Counties on the Missoula and Plains/Thompson Falls Ranger Districts
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43167
Location: UNIT - Missoula Ranger District, Plains/Thompson Falls Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Missoula, Sanders. LEGAL - Not Applicable Site 1: NW of Missoula in OKeefe Creek (Missoula County); Site 2: 6.5 miles west of Plains (Sanders County); Site 3: islands in the Clark Fork River east of Thompson Falls (Sanders County)
Lolo National Forest, Missoula Ranger District R1 - Northern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Dry Gulch Access Road 9961
CE
- Road management On Hold N/A N/A Paul Matter
406-329-3948
pmatter@fs.fed.us
Description: Seasonal road access for the Estate of Earl M. Pruyn along approx. 9 miles of Forest Road #9961. Includes provision for seasonal access (April - November) to 1,040 acres of private land in the Black Mtn Area west of Missoula.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=36807
Location: UNIT - Missoula Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Missoula. LEGAL - T13N, R21W, Section 22, 28, 32, and 34 (USGS Quad Names and Numbers: Blue Mountain 121 and Camp Creek 122) Upper O'Brien Creek / Black Mountain area west of Missoula, Montana
Lolo Creek Large Wood Debris
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management
In Progress
Scoping Start
07/07/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 Aubree Benson
406-329-3950
aubreebenson@fs.fed.us
Description: This project would utilize large hazard trees cut after the 2013 Lolo Complex Fire to construct large woody debris structures on Lolo Creek to enhance aquatic habitat and improve stream and floodplain health.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44941
Location: UNIT - Missoula Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Missoula. LEGAL - Not Applicable Lolo Creek, along US Hwy 12 approximately 12 miles west of Lolo, MT
Marshall Woods Restoration Project
EA
- Road management
- Watershed management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Recreation management
- Fuels management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
Scoping Start
08/24/2010
Est. Comment Period
02/2015
Expected: 06/2015 07/2015 Tami Paulsen
406-329-3731
tpaulsen@fs.fed.us
Description: Integrated resource management including vegetation and watershed restoration, fuels reduction, public education, and recreation enhancements.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=31552
Location: UNIT - Missoula Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Missoula. LEGAL - T13N, R18W, Sec. 4-8, 18,19; T13N, R19W, Sec.1, 2, 11-14, 22-24; T14N, R18W, Sec. 18-20, 2-34; T14N, R19W, Sec. 13, 23-26, 35, 36 PM MT The 13,000 acre analysis area is approx. 5 mi. NW of Missoula in Missoula Co. and includes Rattlesnake Crk., Woods Gulch, Marshall Crk., and the S portion of the Rattlesnake National Recreation Area
O'Keefe Grazing Allotment Management Plan Revision
EA
- Grazing management In Progress
Comment Period
05/29/2014
Expected: 08/2014 10/2014 Karen Stockmann
406-329-3936
kstockmann02@fs.fed.us
Description: The Lolo NF is proposing to revise the allotment management plan for the O'Keefe Grazing Allotment to ensure compliance with current environmental standards and laws.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42542
Location: UNIT - Missoula Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Missoula. LEGAL - T14N, R20W, Sec. 1, 2, and 3 and T15N, R20W, Sec. 34 and 35 In East Fork of O'Keefe Creek, LaValle Creek and Marent Gulch
Sapphire Crest Trail
CE
- Recreation management On Hold N/A N/A Al Hilshey
406-329-3970
ahilshey@fs.fed.us
Description: Trail construction and reconstruction to connect existing trail segments, creating a 100-mile long non-motorized trail across the Lolo, Bitterroot, and Beaverhead National Forests on the Sapphire Divide.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=32247
Location: UNIT - Missoula Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Missoula. LEGAL - T12N, R19W, Sections 12,13; T12N, R18W, Sections 18, 19, 20,21,27,28 and 24; T11N, R18W, Sections 3,10,15,22,27,26 and 36 and T10N, R18 W, Section 2 Sapphire Divide
Sawmill Gulch Trail ReRoute Project
CE
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
02/10/2014
Expected: 04/2014 06/2014 Carl Anderson
406-329-3976
clanderson@fs.fed.us
Description: Re-route of three segments of trail (4500') in the Rattlesnake NRA to reduce erosion and trail braiding in seasonally wet areas.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43659
Location: UNIT - Missoula Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Missoula. LEGAL - T.14 N., R.19 W. Rattlesnake National Recreation Area and adjacent lands - two segments of trail # 24.5 and one segment of trail 29.1.
Snowbowl Zipline Project
CE
- Recreation management
- Special use management
In Progress
Scoping Start
02/10/2014
Expected: 05/2014 07/2014 Al Hilshey
406-329-3970
ahilshey@fs.fed.us
Description: Construction of a 600' trail within the Snowbowl ski area permit boundary to allow public and maintenance access to ziplines located on Snowbowl's private lands.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43642
Location: UNIT - Missoula Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Missoula. LEGAL - T.15 N., R.19 W. Montana Snowbowl permit area.
Lolo National Forest, Ninemile Ranger District R1 - Northern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
John's Creek Prescribed Burning
CE
- Fuels management Analysis Completed Expected: 06/2014
Actual: 06/26/2014
01/2015 Jeffrey Hayes
406-626-5421
jeffreyhayes@fs.fed.us
Description: 220 acres of understory thinning, followed by prescribed underburning
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43597
Location: UNIT - Ninemile Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Missoula. LEGAL - T13N, R23W, scetions 14, 15, 22, and 23 John's Creek in the middle Petty Creek watershed
Lolo National Forest, Plains/Thompson Falls Ranger District R1 - Northern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Deep Creek Road Decommissioning
EA
- Road management On Hold N/A N/A Carole Johnson
406-822-3911
cajohnson01@fs.fed.us
Description: Decommission the the Deep Creek Road #1023 (1.2 miles) and the lower 0.5 miles of the Cataract Peak Road #2241.
Location: UNIT - Plains/Thompson Falls Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Sanders. LEGAL - Sections 11, 15, and 16, T23N, R30W Deep Creek Road located approximately 10 miles northwest of Thompson Falls
Trawick Amateur Radio Repeater Special Use Permit
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
07/14/2014
Expected: 08/2014 09/2014 Carole Johnson
406-822-3911
cajohnson01@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit request to install a radio repeater on existing facilities at the Patrick's Knob communication site for non-commercial communications by FCC-licensed amateur radio operators.
Location: UNIT - Plains/Thompson Falls Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Sanders. LEGAL - Not Applicable Patrick's Knob Communication Site
Lolo National Forest, Seeley Lake Ranger District R1 - Northern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Center Horse Landscape Restoration Project
EIS
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Recreation management
- Road management
- Watershed management
- Forest products
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
In Progress
NOI in Federal Register
07/23/2012
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register
12/2014
Expected: 09/2015 09/2016 Tami Paulsen
406-329-3731
tpaulsen@fs.fed.us
Description: Collaboratively developed integrated ecosystem management including restoration of fire adapted ecosystems, soil productivity, watersheds and aquatic habitat, and management of recreation opportunities and motor vehicle access.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=36806
Location: UNIT - Seeley Lake Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Missoula, Powell. LEGAL - T16N, R11W, S 19,20,29-32; T16N, R12W, S 2,7,11-15,17-20,22-36; T16N, R13W, S 1-27; T16N, R14W S 1-5,9-15,22-24,26,27; T17 R12W S18,19,30,31; T17N, R13W S 3,4,7,9-36; T17N, R14W S 12-14,23-27, 34-36 The 61,000 acre Center Horse Project area is about 14 miles north of Ovando and includes the N. FK. Cottonwood and Spring Ck drainages on the west and the McCabe ck drainage on the east.
Clearwater Loop Rd 4370 Avalanche Culvert Replacement & Morrell Creek Bridge Replacement
CE
- Road management
- Watershed management
In Progress
Scoping Start
03/14/2014
Expected: 04/2014 06/2014 Nancy Taylor
406-329-3772
ntaylor@fs.fed.us
Description: Replace bridge on Morrell Creek, relocate 500 feet of roadway at the bridge approaches to place the bridge at a more stable location on the stream. Replace and relocate culvert on Clearwater Loop Road 4370, 75 feet upstream of existing structure.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43945
Location: UNIT - Seeley Lake Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Missoula, Powell. LEGAL - Bridge: T17N, R15W, Section 1 Culvert: T19N, R15W, PB47 Clearwater Loop Road 4370 at mile mark 8.2. Morrell Bridge Road 4381 at mile mark 0.1.
Placid Lake Cost Share Supplement
CE
- Road management
- Land ownership management
In Progress
Scoping Start
06/12/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 Catina McLean
406-329-3861
cmclean@fs.fed.us
Description: Montana Department of Natual Resources and Conservation and the Lolo N.F. are entering into a Cost Share Supplement to exchange easements so both parties can have legel access to their lands.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44608
Location: UNIT - Seeley Lake Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Missoula. LEGAL - Lat 47.13, Long -113.557 On the Seeley Lake District, west of Highway 83.
Lolo National Forest, Superior Ranger District R1 - Northern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
12 Tamarack
EA
- Watershed management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Fuels management
- Recreation management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
Scoping Start
01/09/2013
Est. Comment Period
02/2015
Expected: 10/2015 06/2016 Patricia Partyka
406-826-4314
ppartyka@fs.fed.us
Description: Integrated forest resource project that includes vegetation management, big game winter range maintenance, watershed improvements, fuels reduction, and recreation enhancements within the 69,000-acre project area located north and west of St. Regis
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41130
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - T19N, R27W; T19N, R28W; T19N, R29W; T18N, R27W; T18N, R28W; T18N, R29W; T20N, R28W; T20N, R29W Twelvemile Creek, Tamarack Creek, Mullan Gulch, and Boyd Mountain
Cedar-Thom
EIS
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Recreation management
- Fuels management
- Watershed management
In Progress
DEIS NOA in Federal Register
01/28/2011
Est. FEIS NOA in Federal Register
08/2014
Expected: 12/2014 06/2015 Patricia Partyka
406-826-4314
ppartyka@fs.fed.us
Description: Integrated forest management including: vegetation and watershed restoration, fuels reduction, and recreation enhancements within the Cedar and Thompson Creek drainages, located southwest of Superior, Montana.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=29614
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - T15N, R28W; T15N, R27W; T16N, R28W; T16N, R27W; T16N, R26W; T17N, R27W Cedar and Thompson Creek drainages, located southwest of Superior, MT
Deep Rock Ecosystem Maintenance Burning
CE
- Fuels management In Progress
Scoping Start
01/16/2013
Expected: 07/2014 10/2014 Lorie Cotter
406-822-3916
lcotter@fs.fed.us
Description: Low severity prescribed burning on approximately 17 areas totalling 3260 acres between Haugan, Montana and the Tarkio area.
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - T19N, R29W; T16N, R25W; T19N, R30W; T18N, R29W;T16N, R24W;T17N, R27W Between Haugan and Tarkio
Haynes Private Property Access Road via Road 16960
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Carole Johnson
406-822-3911
cajohnson01@fs.fed.us
Description: Travis and Donna Haynes have requested yearlong access to property they own in Sect. 8 & 9, T17N, R26W. Access would be through existing road 16960 which is an "A" closure.
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - Not Applicable T17N, R26W, NW1/4 Sect. 9
Hellgate Amateur Radio Club Special Use Permit
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
07/14/2014
Expected: 08/2014 09/2014 Carole Johnson
406-822-3911
cajohnson01@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit request to install a radio repeater and antennas at the Thompson Peak communication site for public radio communications.
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - Not Applicable Thompson Peak communication site
Johnson-Slowey Aspen Enhancement
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) In Progress
Scoping Start
01/21/2014
Expected: 09/2014 10/2014 Carly Aniballi
406-626-5429
caniballi@fs.fed.us
Description: Aspen enhancement on a total of approximately 2 acres in Johnson Creek and Slowey Gulch. Conifer trees that are encroaching on the aspen clones would be felled and/or girdled by hand. Felled trees would be left on site.
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - Johnson Creek (Section 36, T17N, R25W) and Slowey Gulch (Section 11, T17N, R26W) Johnson Creek (Section 36, T17N, R25W) and Slowey Gulch (Section 11, T17N, R26W)
Logan Public Road SUP Request for Road 7793
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
10/26/2012
Expected: 07/2014 08/2014 Carole Johnson
406-822-3911
cajohnson01@fs.fed.us
Description: Request for a special use authorization for minor maintenance and winter snow plowing of Lower Cougar Creek Road 7793 for yearlong access to private property.
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - NW 1/4, SW1/4 of Section 30: T16N, R25W; and S1/2, SE1/4 of Section 25; T16N, R26W; P.M.MT, USGS Quad Name, Number: IDAHO GULCH MONTANA Located 5 mi. SE of Superior, Montana in the Cougar Creek Drainage
Mattox Water Transmission Line
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Carole Johnson
406-822-3911
cajohnson01@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit request for a waterline using the following existing facilities: 1) 2' dia. by 900' of above ground black plastic pipe; 2) A water collection device consisting of a perforated plastic barrel in the stream channel
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - Beginning in the NW 1/4, NW 1/4, NW 1/4 of Sec. 16; through the very NE corner of Sec. 17 and ending where it enters private property in the SE 1/4, SE1/4, SE 1/4 of Sec. 8 T16N, R26W; P.M.MT An unnamed tributary NE of Upham Creek, in the Cedar Creek drainage SE of Superior
Nelson Bike Shuttle Special Use Permit Request
EA
- Special use management In Progress
Comment Period
05/07/2014
Expected: 10/2014 10/2014 Elizabeth Kennedy
406-822-3954
ekennedy@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit request to conduct a commercial mountain bike shuttle service in the west end of Mineral County.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43633
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - Not Applicable Western end of Mineral County
Rest Area Large Woody Debris
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management
In Progress
Scoping Start
05/14/2014
Expected: 07/2014 08/2014 Dustin Walters
406-329-3765
dwalters@fs.fed.us
Description: Placement of large woody debris in about a 2.5 mile section of the St. Regis River.
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - Sections 2, 3, 11, 12, T19N, R32W, P.M.M. St. Regis River between confluence with Hanaker Creek and Mephisto Creek
Road Access Special Use Permits
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
03/07/2014
Expected: 10/2014 10/2014 Carole Johnson
406-822-3911
cajohnson01@fs.fed.us
Description: Re-Issuance of 4 special use permits that authorize the permit holders to use and maintain existing roads on National Forest System land to access their private property.
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - Not Applicable Tamarack Creek - Section 29, T19N, R27W; The ridge between Keystone Creek and Slowey Gulch - Section 31, T18N, R26W; St. Regis - Section 30 T18N, R27W
Summer Trails Motorized Management
EA
- Recreation management
- Road management
In Progress
Scoping Start
05/12/2009
Est. Comment Period
07/2015
Expected: 12/2015 07/2016 Elizabeth Kennedy
406-822-3954
ekennedy@fs.fed.us
Description: Motorized recreation management including development and authorization of trails and roads for All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) use, and closure and restoration of areas damaged by unauthorized Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) use.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=28845
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - T17 - 19N, R28 - 32W West end of the Superior Ranger District from Twomile Creek to Lookout Pass Ski Area
Tricon Deer Creek Road
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Carole Johnson
406-822-3911
cajohnson01@fs.fed.us
Description: Tricon Timber is requesting access to a 40 acre parcel they own (near Haugan MT) in T19N, R29W, Sect. 31 requiring construction of approx 3100' of new rd. across FS lands. Rd would begin on UpUP Rd #4207 and follow trail 250 to the parcel.
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - T18N, R30W, Sect 1, NE1/4 and T18N, R29W Sect 6, NW1/4, NW1/4 T18N, R30W, Sect 1, NE1/4 and T18N, R29W Sect 6, NW1/4, NW1/4
Twelvemile Large Woody Debris
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management
In Progress
Scoping Start
05/14/2014
Expected: 07/2014 08/2014 Dustin Walters
406-329-3765
dwalters@fs.fed.us
Description: Placement of large woody debris in approximately 5 miles of Twelvemile Creek for fish habitat enhancement.
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - Sections 1, 11, 12, 14, 23, and 26, T19N, R29W, P.M.M. Twelvemile Creek, north of the Cabin City Campground
Twomile Crossing Removal
CE
- Watershed management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
Analysis Completed Expected: 08/2014
Actual: 07/30/2014
09/2014 Dustin Walters
406-329-3765
dwalters@fs.fed.us
Description: Removal of old collapsed bridge from Twomile Creek to restore channel and provide fish passage.
Location: UNIT - Superior Ranger District. STATE - Montana. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - Section 28, T18N, R28W, P.M.M. Twomile Creek near its confluence with the St. Regis River.
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