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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- Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide)
- Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Austin Ranger District
- Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Bridgeport Ranger District
- Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Carson Ranger District
- Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Ely Ranger District
- Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Ruby Mountains Ranger District
- Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Santa Rosa Ranger District
- Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Spring Mountains National Recreation Area
- Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Tonopah Ranger District


Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide) R4 - Intermountain Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
California Integrated Weed Management
EA
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) In Progress
Comment Period
12/02/2015
Expected: 04/2018 05/2018 Maureen Easton
775-884-8151
measton@fs.fed.us
Description: The proposed action includes the development and implementation of an Integrated Weed Management System (IWMS) to treat noxious and invasive weeds on Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest System Lands in California.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46417
Location: UNIT - Carson Ranger District, Bridgeport Ranger District. STATE - California, Nevada. COUNTY - Alpine, Lassen, Mono, Nevada, Sierra. LEGAL - Not Applicable All Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest System Lands that occur in California including Lassen, Sierra, Nevada, Alpine, and Mono Counties
Humboldt - Toiyabe NF Wilderness Plans
EA
- Recreation management On Hold N/A N/A Jamie Fields
775-352-1254
jamiefields@fs.fed.us
Description: Development of Wilderness Management Plans for Santa Rosa - Paradise Peak, Alta Toquima, Arc Dome and Table Mountain Wilderness areas and amendments to Humboldt National Forest LRMP and Toiyabe National Forest LRMP.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46107
Location: UNIT - Austin Ranger District, Tonopah Ranger District, Santa Rosa Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Humboldt, Lander, Nye. LEGAL - Not Applicable Santa Rosa - Paradise Peak Wilderness Area on the Santa Rosa Ranger District. Alta Toquima, Arc Dome and Table Mountain Wilderness Areas on the Austin - Tonopah Ranger Districts.
Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Austin Ranger District R4 - Intermountain Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Hickison Wild Burro Territory Appropriate Management Levels and Management Actions Project
EA
- Watershed management In Progress
Comment Period
03/06/2013
Expected: 02/2018 03/2018 Meagan Carter
775-482-7885
meagancarter@fs.fed.us
Description: Project proposes to establish appropriate wild burro herd management levels, authorize population management actions, and approve reconstruction of water developments.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40995
Location: UNIT - Austin Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Lander. LEGAL - Not Applicable North end of Toquima Mountain Range
Indian Valley Greater Sage-grouse Habitat Improvement Project
CE
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
07/10/2017
Expected: 11/2017 11/2017 Monique Nelson
775 355-5316
moniquelnelson@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to remove pinyon pine and juniper on up to 17,000 acres within the Indian Valley project area. Treatment would be done on foot using chainsaws and other hand tools. No vehicles or mechanized equipment would be operated off
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=52200
Location: UNIT - Austin Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Nye. LEGAL - Not Applicable Access to the project is approximately 55 miles south of Austin, NV and 55 miles north of Tonopah, NV on the Reese River %u2013 Cloverdale Road, also marked as Road # 018 on the Austin-Tonopah Visitor Maps
Quito_2016_Exploration_Project
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
04/07/2017
Expected: 10/2017 07/2018 James Rigby
775-482-6286
jrigby@fs.fed.us
Description: Exploration drilling project on the western flank of the Toiyabe range 8 miles south of Austin (four drill sites)
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=51675
Location: UNIT - Austin Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Lander. LEGAL - Not Applicable western flank of the Toiyabe range, 8 miles south of Austin,NV in the Birch Creek Watershed
Reese River Diversion Stabilization Project
CE
- Special area management On Hold N/A N/A Nathan Millet
775-289-5126
nmillet@fs.fed.us
Description: This project would replace an existing non-functional diversion structure with a new structure that will function as a diversion for irrigation. The proposal would also close an existing access road that enters the Arc Dome Wilderness.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=34315
Location: UNIT - Austin Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Nye. LEGAL - SE ¼ Section 34, T12N R40E. Within the Reese River watershed, approximately 9 miles south of Yomba, Nye County, Nevada.
Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Bridgeport Ranger District R4 - Intermountain Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Bodie Hills Habitat Improvement Project
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
In Progress
Scoping Start
04/10/2017
Expected: 12/2017 09/2018 Monique Nelson
775-355-5316
moniquelnelson@fs.fed.us
Description: This project will remove conifers from about 4,700 acres of sagebrush ecosystems in the Bodie Hills to improve habitat for the Bi-State sage-grouse.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=52199
Location: UNIT - Bridgeport Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - Not Applicable Located on the NV/CA State line about 15 miles NE of Bridgeport, CA.
Bridgeport Southwest Rangeland Project
EA
- Grazing management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
02/2018
Expected: 03/2019 05/2019 Douglas Clarke
775-778-6127
dclarke@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal is to convert 4 sheep allotments into 2 Cattle allotments and authorize cattle grazing in these two allotments. Two other sheep allotments will also be closed under this project.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=49993
Location: UNIT - Bridgeport Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - Not Applicable approximately 8 miles south of Bridgeport, California.
Bridgeport Warehouse Construction
CE
- Facility management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
11/2017
Expected: 01/2018 09/2018 Jordan Burge
775-352-1243
jburge@fs.fed.us
Description: Construction of a new warehouse adjacent to the existing Forest Service near the intersection of Highway 395 and Buckeye Road, north of Bridgeport, California.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=52481
Location: UNIT - Bridgeport Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - Township 5N, Range 24E, Section 23 Township 5 North, Range 24 East, Section 23
Mountain Warfare Training Center Operations Training Project
EA
- Special use management In Progress
Comment Period
06/25/2016
Expected: 01/2018 03/2018 James Winfrey
775-355-5308
jwinfrey@fs.fed.us
Description: Under the Proposed Action a full complement of new vehicles, weapons systems/ordnance, engineer systems, aircraft, and equipment would be employed to augment the current set of training exercises.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=36588
Location: UNIT - Bridgeport Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - Not Applicable Mountain Warfare Training Center; East of Sonora Pass
Pine Grove - Lincoln Gold Project
CE
- Minerals and Geology On Hold N/A N/A David Risley
760-932-5821
daviderisley@fs.fed.us
Description: Project involves drilling of 5 ground water monitoring wells, 9 condemnation drill holes, 6 geotechnical augur holes, and excavation of 9 test pits to determine soil properties.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46768
Location: UNIT - Bridgeport Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Lyon. LEGAL - Not Applicable 15 miles south of Yerington in the Pine Grove Mountains.
Pine Grove 5 Auger Exploration Project
CE
- Minerals and Geology Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
11/2017
Expected: 12/2017 12/2017 David Risley
760-932-5821
daviderisley@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposed activities include dry auger exploration of placer deposits from 139 closely-spaced test sites. Depth of individual penetrations are not to exceed 30 feet. Existing, Forest Service system and non-system roads will be utilized for access.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=51763
Location: UNIT - Bridgeport Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Lyon. LEGAL - Not Applicable Section 22, Township 10 North, Range 26 East (T10N, R26E), Mount Diablo Base and Meridian, Lyon County, Nevada
Sardine/Cloudburst Meadow Restoration
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management
In Progress
Scoping Start
03/10/2017
Expected: 01/2018 02/2018 Rachel Van Horne
775-355-5344
rvanhorne@fs.fed.us
Description: The Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest proposes to conduct meadow restoration at three meadows within the West Walker River watershed, to improve function and create and enhance Yosemite toad habitat.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=51108
Location: UNIT - Bridgeport Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - Not Applicable The project is in the area of California State Route 108 within the Bridgeport Ranger District in the Walker River watershed in three meadows: Lower Sardine, Upper Sardine, and Cloudburst.
Sierra Trail Dogs 250 Dual Sport
CE
- Special use management
- Recreation management
On Hold N/A N/A David Drake
775-352-1241
ddrake@fs.fed.us
Description: This is a motorcyle touring type of ride on National Forest System Lands. It will take place on approved motor vehicle routes as identified in the approved Motor Vehicle Use Maps
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41233
Location: UNIT - Bridgeport Ranger District. STATE - California, Nevada. COUNTY - Lyon, Mineral, Mono. routes on the Bridgeport Ranger district
Spring Peak Exploration Drilling Project
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
07/06/2017
Expected: 10/2017 10/2017 David Risley
760-932-5821
daviderisley@fs.fed.us
Description: Radius Gold Inc. proposes exploration drilling for locatable minerals from 22 constructed drill pads on the west flack of Spring Peak, Mineral County, NV. Duration of the project is less than one year.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=52171
Location: UNIT - Bridgeport Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Mineral. LEGAL - Not Applicable Sections 28, 33, & 34, T5N, R28E, MDB&M, on the Bridgeport District of the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
Swauger Creek Fuels Reduction Project
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Fuels management
On Hold N/A N/A David Easton
760-932-5804
deaston@fs.fed.us
Description: The purpose for this project is to restore stand health, reduce wildfire severity, promote under story regeneration in sage-steppe, mountain shrub, mixed conifer, and aspen communities and imrpove wildlife habitat and help create defensiable space.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37004
Location: UNIT - Bridgeport Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - Not Applicable The Project Area includes National Forest System lands within the Swauger Creek drainage. The project area is approximately 10 miles north of Bridgeport, CA.
Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Carson Ranger District R4 - Intermountain Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Bordertown to California 120kV Transmission Line
EIS
- Special use management In Progress
DEIS NOA in Federal Register
12/12/2014
Est. FEIS NOA in Federal Register
11/2017
Expected: 02/2018 06/2018 Marnie Bonesteel
775-352-1240
mbonesteel@fs.fed.us
Description: Construct 120kV transmission line connecting the Bordertown and California substations.
Web Link: http://www.fs.usda.gov/goto/htnf/bordertownline
Location: UNIT - Carson Ranger District. STATE - California, Nevada. COUNTY - Washoe, Sierra. LEGAL - T19N R17E Sec 7. T20N R17E Sec 1,2,6,7,11,12,13,14,18,19, 23, 24,25,26,30,31,35,36 T21N R17E Sec 24,25,34,35,36 T19NR18E Sec 7 .T20N R18E Sec 5,6,7,8,17,18,19,20,29,30,31,32 T21NR18E Sec 4,5,6. Appoximately 15 miles west and northwest of Reno, Nevada along the Nevada and California Stateline. North of Interstate 80 near Verdi, Nevada and west of Highway 395 at Bordertown, Nevada.
Chedic Graphite Mine Exploration Drilling Project
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
06/23/2017
Expected: 10/2017 10/2017 David Risley
760-932-5821
daviderisley@fs.fed.us
Description: GeoXplor Corp has submitted a Plan of Operations to drill 5 reverse-circulation exploration drill holes in the vicinity of the historic Chedic Graphite Mine in Voltaire Canyon, just outside of Carson City, NV (Carson Ranger District).
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=51713
Location: UNIT - Carson Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Carson City (city). LEGAL - Not Applicable Section 25 Township 15 N, Range 19E
Clear Creek Trail Extension
CE
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
07/24/2017
Expected: 10/2017 10/2017 Daniel Morris
775-884-8140
danielmorris@fs.fed.us
Description: Construction of 6.5 miles of new trail on NFS lands on the Carson Ranger District that would connect the existing Clear Creek Trail to the Tahoe Rim Trail at the Spooner Summit South trailhead located on U.S. Highway 50.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=52237
Location: UNIT - Carson Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Douglas. LEGAL - Sections 5, 6, 7, and 8 of Township 15N and Range 19E, Mt. Diablo Meridian. The proposed project is located in Douglas County, NV on the Carson Ranger District of the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest.
Education Land Grant Act Transfer of National Forest System Land to Washoe County School District
EA
- Land ownership management In Progress
Scoping Start
09/13/2017
Est. Comment Period
11/2017
Expected: 05/2018 06/2018 David Drake
530-836-7129
ddrake@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest proposes to convey 60 acres of land in the Thomas Creek area outside of Carson City, Nevada, to the Washoe County School District. The sale would occur under the authority of the Education Land Grant Act (ELGA) of 2000.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=52446
Location: UNIT - Carson Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Washoe. LEGAL - T18N, R19E, Section 24 Thomas Creek area, in the western portion of Carson City, Nevada. It is currently a forest service parcel, but is fully surrounded by private land in a neighborhood.
Leviathan-Loope Rangeland Project
EA
- Grazing management In Progress
Comment Period
03/27/2015
Expected: 03/2018 04/2018 Maureen Easton
775-884-8151
measton@fs.fed.us
Description: Reauthorize grazing on the Leviathan and Campbell-Loope Sheep and Goat allotments and close 3 vacant cattle and horse allotments: Mud Lake, Barber, and Double Springs.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45038
Location: UNIT - Carson Ranger District. STATE - California, Nevada. COUNTY - Alpine. LEGAL - Not Applicable Allotments proposed for re-authorization are located generally in the Monitor Pass area, Alpine County, California. Allotments proposed for closure are located in Douglas County, Nevada.
Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe - Atoma Area Project
EIS
- Special use management In Progress
NOI in Federal Register
06/03/2013
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register
11/2017
Expected: 08/2018 09/2018 Marnie Bonesteel
775-352-1240
mbonesteel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to amend the Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe special use permit to authorize commercial downhill skiing in the Atoma area and construction of a snowmaking water impoundment on the westernmost portion of the permit boundary
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41487
Location: UNIT - Carson Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Washoe. LEGAL - T 17 N R 19 E, Section 18, MDM Twelve miles north of the intersection of Mt. Rose Highway (Nevada State Route 431) and US 395, immediately north of the Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe base lodge and parking area.
West Carson Habitat Restoration Project
CE
- Recreation management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
01/2018
Expected: 06/2018 08/2018 Scott Frost
541-573-4385
scottmfrost02@fs.fed.us
Description: This proposed action consists of two main activities: Aspen stand restoration, and habitat improvement activities for TES species. Aspen stand restoration would consist of reducing conifer encroachment to increasing aspen regeneration and diversity.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=51746
Location: UNIT - Carson Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Alpine. LEGAL - The legal description is T11N, R18E, Sections 1,12,13, 25-26; T10N, R18E, Sections 1-3,10-14,22-26,35,36; T11N, R19E, Sections 1-23,26-34; T10N, R19E, Sections 1-24,27-32; and T9N, R19E Sections 5 The West Carson Watershed Habitat Restoration Project is located within Alpine County, approximately 3 miles west of Markleeville, California on Highway 88.
Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Ely Ranger District R4 - Intermountain Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Bird Creek Campground Renovation Project
CE

   *UPDATED*
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
02/10/2017
Expected: 12/2017 12/2017 Jose Noriega
775-289-5100
jnoriega@fs.fed.us
Description: This project involves the reconstruction of the Bird Creek Campground.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=51254
Location: UNIT - Ely Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - White Pine. LEGAL - Not Applicable The Bird Creek Campground is located approximately 22 miles north-east of Ely, Nevada
Monte Cristo Territory Management Plan pdate
EA
- Grazing management In Progress
Comment Period
10/26/2012
Expected: 02/2018 03/2018 Amery Sifre
775-289-3031
asifre@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service will update the Monte Cristo Wild Horse and Burro Territory Management Plan to include strategies to maintain the herd into the future at AML and to compliment the BLM's management of the Pancake Wild Horse and Burro Complex.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38422
Location: UNIT - Ely Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Nye, White Pine. LEGAL - All National Forest Lands in the White Pine Range in White Pine and Nye County ,Nevada (exlcuding Jakes Wash HMA.) All National Forest Lands in the White Pine Range in White Pine and Nye County ,Nevada (exlcuding Jakes Wash HMA.)
Sagebrush Habitat Restoration Project
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants In Progress
Scoping Start
02/10/2017
Expected: 11/2017 12/2017 Justin Rozich
775-289-5127
justinrozich@fs.fed.us
Description: This project will involve the use of crews with chainsaws to cut and leave Phase I and II (Less than 100 years old) pinyon-Juniper trees to restore sagebrush and mountain brush communities.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=51268
Location: UNIT - Ely Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - White Pine. LEGAL - Not Applicable The project is located on the northern portions of the White Pine Range, approximately 30 miles west of Ely, Nevada
Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Ruby Mountains Ranger District R4 - Intermountain Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Ruby Mountains Oil and Gas Leasing Availability Analysis
EA

   *UPDATED*
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
10/03/2017
Expected: 02/2018 03/2018 Jenna Padilla
1-775-778-6129
jennapadilla@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal is to make available for oil and gas leasing approximately 54,000 acres of National Forest System land in the Ruby Mountains.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=52443
Location: UNIT - Ruby Mountains Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Elko. LEGAL - Not Applicable Lands proposed run from Lamoille Canyon south to Sherman Creek.
Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Santa Rosa Ranger District R4 - Intermountain Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Long Valley Creek Fence Exclosure Project
CE
- Heritage resource management In Progress
Scoping Start
07/22/2013
Expected: 09/2017 06/2018 Boyd Hatch
775-623-5025
bhatch@fs.fed.us
Description: This project proposes to construct an exclosure to protect a cultural site. The fence will be constructed to Forest Service standards. It will be a 4 strand fence. Project was originally part of the 2013 Range Rescission Implementation project.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44801
Location: UNIT - Santa Rosa Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Humboldt. LEGAL - T45N, R40E, section 34, MDBM The project is located in the Long Valley Creek watershed; south of Cold Springs Butte.
North Fork Little Humboldt River Meadow Headcut Repair Project
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
Scoping Start
02/22/2016
Expected: 09/2017 10/2017 Rachel Van Horne
775-355-5344
rvanhorne@fs.fed.us
Description: Project is to repair and stabilize headcuts and eroded areas within meadows and adjacent ephemeral stream channel segments within several portions of the headwaters of the North Fork Little Humboldt River.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=48391
Location: UNIT - Santa Rosa Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Humboldt. LEGAL - Not Applicable headwaters
Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Spring Mountains National Recreation Area R4 - Intermountain Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Lee Canyon EIS
EIS
- Special use management In Progress
DEIS NOA in Federal Register
03/23/2017
Est. FEIS NOA in Federal Register
09/2018
Expected: 12/2018 01/2019 Jane Schumacher
702-839-5560
jaschumacher@fs.fed.us
Description: Preparation of EIS to analyze the effects of Phase I of a Master Development Plan for the Lee Canyon Ski Resort.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=50649
Location: UNIT - Spring Mountains National Recreation Area. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Clark. LEGAL - Not Applicable Lee Canyon Resort at the terminus of Highway 156 in Lee Canyon, Clark County, Nevada
Mt. Charleston Wilderness Management Plan
EA
- Special area management In Progress
Comment Period
06/11/2013
Expected: 06/2018 06/2018 Jane Schumacher
702-839-5560
jaschumacher@fs.fed.us
Description: FS will prepare a Wilderness Management Plan for the Mt. Charleston Wilderness Area in cooperation with the Bureau of Land Management.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38543
Location: UNIT - Spring Mountains National Recreation Area. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Clark. LEGAL - Not Applicable Mt. Charleston Wilderness Area designated by Congress in 1989 and in 2002, including the Carpenter Canyon Research Natural Area and sensitive alpine areas; 56,598 acres.
Spring Mountains Wild Horse & Burro Complex Project
EA
- Land management planning In Progress
Comment Period
06/14/2013
Expected: 04/2018 04/2018 Jane Schumacher
702-839-5560
jaschumacher@fs.fed.us
Description: Analyze appropriate managment levels and horse gathers on the Spring Mountains NRA and the Southern NV BLM District.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/fs-usda-pop.php?project=40960
Location: UNIT - Spring Mountains National Recreation Area. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Clark, Nye. LEGAL - Not Applicable Spring Mountains National Recreation Area
Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Tonopah Ranger District R4 - Intermountain Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Corcoran Canyon Exploration Project
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
03/21/2017
Expected: 11/2017 07/2018 James Rigby
775-482-6286
jrigby@fs.fed.us
Description: Exploration drilling project in the of the Toquima mountain range north of Belmont NV (Up to 29 drill sites and 2 groundwater monitoring wells)
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=51882
Location: UNIT - Tonopah Ranger District. STATE - Nevada. COUNTY - Nye. LEGAL - Not Applicable southern Toquima range, North of Belmont, NV
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