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.

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- R3 - Southwestern Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
- Carson National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
- Carson National Forest, Camino Real Ranger District
- Carson National Forest, Canjilon Ranger District
- Carson National Forest, El Rito Ranger District
- Carson National Forest, Jicarilla Ranger District
- Carson National Forest, Questa Ranger District
- Carson National Forest, Tres Piedras Ranger District


R3 - Southwestern Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Supplement to the Final EIS for Invasive Plant Control Project
EIS
- Watershed management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
DEIS NOA in Federal Register
03/21/2014
Est. FEIS NOA in Federal Register
06/2015
Expected: 09/2015 09/2015 Julie Bain
505-438-5443
comments-southwestern-santafe@fs.fed.us
Description: A supplement to the Final EIS for Invasive Plant Control Project on the Carson and Santa Fe National Forests to disclose, review, and assess additional information.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=27249
Location: UNIT - Carson National Forest All Units, Santa Fe National Forest All Units. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Colfax, Los Alamos, Mora, Rio Arriba, Sandoval, San Miguel, Santa Fe, Taos. LEGAL - Not Applicable Carson and Santa Fe National Forests in New Mexico
Carson National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest) R3 - Southwestern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Forest-wide Outfitter-Guide Permit Issuance
EA
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
04/14/2014
Est. Comment Period
07/2015
Expected: 11/2015 11/2015 Amy Simms
575-758-6200
comments-southwestern-carson@fs.fed.us
Description: Issue new and reissue expiring 10-year permits for outfitter-guide services on the Carson National Forest. Permits would be issued based on the need and capacity within individual geographic areas.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43472
Location: UNIT - Carson National Forest All Units. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Colfax, Mora, Rio Arriba, Taos. LEGAL - Not Applicable Carson National Forest
Forest-wide Reissuance of Expired Lands Special Use Permits
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2015
Expected: 11/2015 11/2015 Marcia Rose-Ritchie
503-307-5401
comments-southwestern-carson@fs.fed.us
Description: Reissue approximately 35 expired or expiring long-term permits for land uses on the Carson National Forest. There will be no change to the facilities or activities authorized in the permits.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46809
Location: UNIT - Carson National Forest All Units. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Colfax, Mora, Rio Arriba, Taos. LEGAL - Not Applicable Carson National Forest
Carson National Forest, Camino Real Ranger District R3 - Southwestern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
2015 Green Fuelwood Areas
CE
- Forest products In Progress
Scoping Start
03/03/2015
Expected: 06/2015 07/2015 Gabriel Romero
575-587-2255
comments-southwestern-carson-caminoreal@fs.fed.us
Description: Four green fuelwood cutting areas near communities to meet local need. Valid permit holders would be authorized to cut and remove marked fuelwood or other forest products.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45894
Location: UNIT - Camino Real Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Rio Arriba, Taos. LEGAL - Sarco unit: T23N R13E Sec. 5, T24N R13E Sec. 32; Ardilla unit: T23N R12E Sec. 23, 24, 25, & 36; Ojito unit: T22N R11E Sec. 11, 13, & 14; La Lena unit: T21N R11E Sec. 7, 8, 17, & 18 Sarco unit: N of Ojo Sarco Canyon, SW of So. Methodist Univ.; Ardilla unit: S of Osha Canyon along FR 468; Ojito unit: S of FR 160, E of Hwy 76; La Lena unit: W of Hwy 76, S of Canada de las Ruedas
Kit Carson Electric Cooperative Palo Flechado Pass Fiber Optic Installation
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
05/2015
Expected: 06/2015 06/2015 Paul Schilke
575-587-2255
comments-southwestern-carson-caminoreal@fs.fed.us
Description: Underground installation of fiber optic line along approximately 1.7 miles of US Highway 64, ending near Palo Flechado Pass. The line will connect service from Taos to the community of Angel Fire.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46021
Location: UNIT - Camino Real Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Colfax, Taos. LEGAL - T25N, R15E, sections 9, 10, 15, and 16 Along US Highway 64 approximately 4 miles northwest of the community of Angel Fire.
Rio Trampas
EA
- Fuels management
- Watershed management
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
Scoping Start
10/10/2014
Est. Comment Period
07/2015
Expected: 11/2015 12/2015 Gabriel Romero
575-587-2255
comments-southwestern-carson-caminoreal@fs.fed.us
Description: A collaborative project to improve forest and watershed health on lands managed by the Camino Real RD, Carson NF; BLM, Taos Field Office; and Picuris Pueblo within the Rio Trampas watershed. Provide fuelwood and forest products to local communities.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45663
Location: UNIT - Camino Real Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Rio Arriba, Taos. LEGAL - Not Applicable 15 miles south of Taos, New Mexico.
Tri-State Taos to Black Lake Transmission Line Access
EA
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
09/29/2011
Est. Comment Period
05/2015
Expected: 10/2015 10/2015 Kathryn Furr
575-758-6200
comments-southwestern-carson@fs.fed.us
Description: Approval of 2010 proposed plan, including access across NFS lands. *This project was previously named "Tri State Transmission Line Vegetation Management Plan". Vegetation management within the transmission line right-of-way has been dropped.*
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=31668
Location: UNIT - Camino Real Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Taos. LEGAL - sections in T 25N R 13E thru T25N R 15E North of US 64, in Taos Canyon
Carson National Forest, Canjilon Ranger District R3 - Southwestern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Canjilon Lakes Forest Health and Sanitation Project
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Recreation management
In Progress
Scoping Start
10/15/2014
Expected: 04/2015 05/2015 Sandra Imler-Jacquez
575-581-4554
comments-southwestern-carson-canjilon@fs.fed.us
Description: The purpose of this project is to reduce the risk to human life and safety in the Canjilon Lakes recreation area. There is a need to reduce the risk of hazard trees from falling on recreationists and structures throughout the campgrounds.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45511
Location: UNIT - Canjilon Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Rio Arriba. LEGAL - Section: 20, T27 N., R6 E.; Rio Arriba County, New Mexico This project is located within the Canjilon Lakes Campground on the Canjilon Ranger District of the Carson National Forest.
Canjilon Water Association
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Ray Martinez
575-684-2489
rjmartinez@fs.fed.us
Description: reissue expired permit
Location: UNIT - Canjilon Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Rio Arriba. LEGAL - T.26N., R.5E., Section 9, T. 27N., R6E., Section 30, T.27N., R.5E. Section 36, T.26N., R.5E., Section 2 pipelines, PRVs. spring development, and water tanks are located northeast from the community of Canjilon
Cebolla Water Association
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Ray Martinez
575-684-2489
rjmartinez@fs.fed.us
Description: reissue expired special use permit
Location: UNIT - Canjilon Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Rio Arriba. LEGAL - T.26N., R.4E., Section 2 and T.27N., R.4E., Section 35 pipeline west of U.S. Highway 84 south of village of Cebolla
Continental Divide National Scenic Trail-Martinez Canyon and Mesa de Las Viejas
CE
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
08/16/2012
Expected: 04/2015 05/2015 Sandra Imler-Jacquez
575-581-4554
comments-southwestern-carson-canjilon@fs.fed.us
Description: Complete the re-route analysis for the last two segments of the CDT on the Canjilon Ranger District.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42794
Location: UNIT - Canjilon Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Rio Arriba. LEGAL - Not Applicable Canjilon Ranger District
Carson National Forest, El Rito Ranger District R3 - Southwestern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Ancones Mutual Domestic Water and Waste Water Consumers Association Tank
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
10/01/2014
Expected: 05/2015 06/2015 Marshall Alford
575-581-4554
comments-southwestern-carson-elrito@fs.fed.us
Description: Installation and use of one 40,000 gal (18 ft dia, 20 ft tall) welded steel storage tank, including 490 ft of 3 in inlet and 6in outlet underground piping, re-enforced concrete foundation, and 15 ft access on either side of water line trench
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44734
Location: UNIT - El Rito Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Rio Arriba. LEGAL - T.25N,R.8E, Section 2 State Highway 111, just north of the community of Ancones, NM.
El Rito Canyon Landscape Restoration Project
EA
- Fuels management
- Watershed management
In Progress
Comment Period
10/23/2014
Expected: 08/2015 10/2015 Sandra Imler-Jacquez
575-581-4554
comments-southwestern-carson-elrito@fs.fed.us
Description: To move ecological conditions in El Rito Canyon to desired conditions, improve forest health and resilience, and reduce potential wildfire hazard to wildland urban interface (WUI) area containing the community of El Rito on approximately 62,000 acres
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=36969
Location: UNIT - El Rito Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Rio Arriba. LEGAL - Not Applicable El Rito Canyon
Sagebrush Habitat Improvement Project
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Watershed management
On Hold N/A N/A Sandra Imler-Jacquez
575-581-4554
comments-southwestern-carson-elrito@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposing to use prescribed burning, mechanical treatments, and herbicide as methods of treatment in sagebrush habitat.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38104
Location: UNIT - El Rito Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Rio Arriba. LEGAL - Not Applicable Multiple Allotments on the El Rito Ranger District
Carson National Forest, Jicarilla Ranger District R3 - Southwestern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Energen Resources Corporation Oil and Gas Production Facility Special Use Authorization
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Comment Period
01/01/2015
Expected: 05/2015 05/2015 Patrick Yamnik
505-632-2956
comments-southwestern-carson-jicarilla@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to issue a special use permit to Energen Resources Corporation (Energen)for the purpose of occupying National Forest System lands to drill four off lease natural gas wells by expanding an existing Energen well pad.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44934
Location: UNIT - Jicarilla Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Rio Arriba. LEGAL - Section 10, Township 32 North, Range 5 West, NMPM Section 10, Township 32 North, Range 5 West, Carracas Mesa
WPX Energy Production, LLC Water Pipeline and Buried Electrical System
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
02/25/2013
Expected: 04/2015 05/2015 Jon Miller
505-632-2956x77240
jjmiller@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to authorize WPX Energy Production, LLC (WPX) to construct, operate, and maintain a salt water disposal pipeline and buried electrical transmission system.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41311
Location: UNIT - Jicarilla Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Rio Arriba. LEGAL - Township 31 North, Range 4 and 5 West, NMPM Laguna Seca Mesa, Cabresto Canyon
Williams Four Corners, LLC (WFC) Special Use Authorization, Oil and Gas Pipeline
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
04/11/2013
Expected: 04/2015 05/2015 Jon Miller
505-632-2956x77240
jjmiller@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to approve an application for a special use authorization, submitted by WFC. The special use authorization would allow WFC to operate and maintain an existing natural gas pipeline and associated infrastructure system.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41925
Location: UNIT - Jicarilla Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Rio Arriba. LEGAL - Township (T) 27 N, Range (R) 4 W; T28N, R4W; T29N, R4W; T29N, R5W; T30N, R4W; T30N, R5W; T31N, R4W; T31N, R5W; and T32N, R5W Jicarilla Ranger District
Carson National Forest, Questa Ranger District R3 - Southwestern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
14D Mountain Bike Trail
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
05/2015
Expected: 10/2015 04/2016 Eric Garner
575-586-0520
comments-southwestern-carson-questa@fs.fed.us
Description: Construction of 3.2 miles of flow track mountain bike trail within the special use permit boundary of Taos Ski Valley (TSV).
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45908
Location: UNIT - Questa Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Taos. LEGAL - NMPM T27N R14E Section 9 The 14D Mountain Bike Trail would be located within the Taos Ski Valley special use permit area. It would begin at the drop-off of Lift 1 (Al's Run) and continue to northeast of the village core.
Bull-of-the-Woods Connector Trail
CE
- Recreation management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2015
Expected: 06/2015 07/2015 Eric Garner
575-586-0520
comments-southwestern-carson-questa@fs.fed.us
Description: A 435' pedestrian trail is proposed to connect the eastern parking area of Taos Ski Valley with the Bull-of-the-Woods trailhead.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46561
Location: UNIT - Questa Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Taos. LEGAL - NMPM T27N R14E SE 1/4 of Section 4 The Bull-of-the-Woods Connector Trail will be located north of Twining Road near its intersection with Thunderbird Road at the east end of the Taos Ski Valley parking area.
Citizens Ditch Diversion
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
02/26/2015
Expected: 05/2015 09/2015 Eric Garner
575-586-0520
comments-southwestern-carson-questa@fs.fed.us
Description: A water control structure (headgate) is proposed to be installed across the Red River at the Questa Citizens Ditch Association's point of diversion.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45905
Location: UNIT - Questa Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Taos. LEGAL - NMPM, T29N, R13E, Section 33, SW 1/4 Located on the Red River, south of State Highway 38 and east of the Questa Ranger Station.
Deer Creek Complex Allotment Drift Fence
CE
- Grazing management In Progress
Scoping Start
03/16/2015
Expected: 05/2015 06/2015 Ezequiel Rael
575-586-0520
comments-southwestern-carson-questa@fs.fed.us
Description: Construction of a 1,750-foot-long drift fence across the Deer Creek Complex and Goose Creek Allotment boundary to inhibit livestock moving onto private land adjoining the Bull-of-the-Woods Pasture.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45902
Location: UNIT - Questa Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Taos. LEGAL - NMPM, T28N, R14E, Section 34, S 1/2 Due west of Bull-of-the-Woods pasture along the boundary of the Deer Creek Complex and Goose Creek Allotments, across the Columbine-Twining National Recreation Trail.
Kiowa-San Cristobal Wildland Urban Interface
EA
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2015
Expected: 02/2016 05/2016 Raymundo Corral
575-587-2255
comments-southwestern-carson-questa@fs.fed.us
Description: A wildland urban interface project that will reduce existing hazardous fuel conditions and improve habitat, range, and resource conditions over approximately 9,670 acres.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45682
Location: UNIT - Questa Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Taos. LEGAL - Secs. 1-4, 9-16, 22, & 23 T27N R12E NMPM; Secs. 6-9 & 16-18 T27N R13E NMPM; Secs. 24-27 & 33-36 T28N R12E NMPM; Secs. 30 & 31 T28N R13E NMPM National Forest System lands adjacent to San Cristobal and Kiowa Village. Project area is bounded to the west by Hwy. 522, to the north by Lama, and to the south by the Arroyo Hondo Land Grant.
Lama Communication Site Authorization
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Kevin Lehto
575-586-0520
comments-southwestern-carson-questa@fs.fed.us
Description: Issue authorizations for existing facilities including re-issuing expired authorizations and analyzing and potentially authorizing improvements installed without prior authorization. Site is designated for these uses in the Carson Forest Plan.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40359
Location: UNIT - Questa Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Taos. LEGAL - T28N, R12E, Section 14 Lama Communications Site
New Mexico Gas Company Authorization
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Kevin Lehto
575-586-0520
comments-southwestern-carson-questa@fs.fed.us
Description: Issue to a new owner a special use authorization for existing gas distribution improvements, and analyze the installation of additional pipeline through the National Forest in the Red River area and minor improvements to existing infrastructure.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40354
Location: UNIT - Questa Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Taos. LEGAL - Not Applicable Multiple locations across the Questa Ranger District
Red River Town Park Restoration
CE
- Special use management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2015
Expected: 09/2015 09/2016 Michael Gatlin
575-758-6200
comments-southwestern-carson@fs.fed.us
Description: Installation of in-stream structures and other measures to improve fish habitat in a 0.5-mile section of the Red River. A special use permit is also proposed to expand the paved trail of Red River Town Park and to install ADA-compliant fishing piers.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45987
Location: UNIT - Questa Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Taos. LEGAL - NMPM T29N R14E Section 36 southern half Restoration of the Red River will occur just upstream from its confluence with Bitter Creek west to the bridge at Pioneer Rd. Expansion of the paved trail will occur behind the Conference Center.
Rio Costilla Terminal Fish Barrier
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants In Progress
Scoping Start
03/10/2015
Est. Comment Period
06/2015
Expected: 09/2015 09/2015 Michael Gatlin
575-758-6200
comments-southwestern-carson@fs.fed.us
Description: A 98.4-foot-wide permanent fish passage barrier is proposed along Rio Costilla. Connected actions include the realignment of approximately 850 feet of Forest Road 1950, and the installation of riprap to control erosion.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46396
Location: UNIT - Questa Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Taos. LEGAL - SE 1/4 sec. 16, T. 30 N, R. 15 E NMPM Project located approximately 0.6 miles east of the Forest Service Boundary along Forest Road 1950 on the west end of the Valle Vidal Unit.
San Cristobal Treatment Center Guiding Authorization
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Kevin Lehto
575-586-0520
comments-southwestern-carson-questa@fs.fed.us
Description: Issue a prioirty use permit to an existing guiding business currently operating under a temporary use permit. The service consists of day and overnight backpacking, camping, horseback riding, mountain biking, and fishing trips.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40411
Location: UNIT - Questa Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Taos. LEGAL - Not Applicable Questa Ranger District, Carson National Forest (entire district)
Upper Bitter Creek Project
EA
- Watershed management
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
In Progress
Comment Period
10/20/2011
Expected: 09/2015
Actual: 06/28/2012
10/2015 Timothy Fruits
575-758-6312
tfruits@fs.fed.us
Description: Project will address forest and watershed health issues, improvements to wildlife habitat, provide traditional use forest products, maintain heathy vegetation characteristics that allow resistance to wildfire, insect and disease outbreaks.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=33860
Location: UNIT - Questa Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Taos. LEGAL - R.15E./T.30N. -Sec.31,32,33 and R.15E./T.29N.- Sec.3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,15,16,17,18,20. Headwaters of 3 watersheds, all tributaries of the Red River WS, including Bitter Creek, Cabresto Creek, Mallette Creek, has some common boundary with VV Unit and RCLA
Carson National Forest, Tres Piedras Ranger District R3 - Southwestern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Chambers Road Association Proposal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2015
Expected: 05/2015 05/2015 Marshall Alford
575-581-4554
comments-southwestern-carson-tres-piedras@fs.fed.us
Description: Issue a special use permit to improve and maintain an existing two-track route (400 ft long) accessing a private inholding.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46313
Location: UNIT - Tres Piedras Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Taos. LEGAL - T27N, R9E, Section 14, SE 1/4, SE 1/4 Approx. 5.5 miles south of Tres Piedras, east of Hwy 285.
Santos Grazing Allotment
EA
- Grazing management On Hold N/A N/A Wayne Yonemoto
505-758-8678
wyonemoto@fs.fed.us
Description: Permit adjustment of season of use. *Project placed on hold due to comments received during comment period.*
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40136
Location: UNIT - Tres Piedras Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Taos. LEGAL - T. 25N, R. 10 E., Sections 2, 3, 4, 9, 10; T. 26N, R 10 E, Sections 19, 20, 26, 27, 29-31, 33-35 Tres Piedras Ranger District, Carson National Forest
Tio Gordito Project
EA
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
In Progress
Scoping Start
03/06/2014
Est. Comment Period
04/2015
Expected: 09/2015 09/2015 Sandra Imler-Jacquez
575-581-4554
comments-southwestern-carson-tres-piedras@fs.fed.us
Description: Improve resiliancy and restore desired conditions in ponderosa pine forests using mechanical treatments and prescribed burning.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38406
Location: UNIT - Tres Piedras Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Rio Arriba. LEGAL - Not Applicable Red Mesa, Dry Lakes, and Tres Piedras areas
Upper Rio San Antonio
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants In Progress
Scoping Start
01/26/2015
Expected: 04/2015 04/2015 Alicia Gallegos
575-758-8678
comments-southwestern-carson-tres-piedras@fs.fed.us
Description: Improve stream and wetland conditions along the Upper Rio San Antonio by restoring bank and riparian meadow vegetation, stabilizing eroding areas, creating fish habitat, constructing a fish barrier to protect native species and upland water sources.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46066
Location: UNIT - Tres Piedras Ranger District. STATE - New Mexico. COUNTY - Rio Arriba. LEGAL - T 30 N, R 8 E, Section 6; T 30 N, R 7 E, Sections 1-2, 4-10; T 31 N, R 7 E, Sections 31-32; T 31 N, R 6 E, Sections 35-36; T 30 N, R 6 E, Sections 1-2 Approx 11 miles west of US Hwy 285, off of FR 87.
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