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 in more than one Region (excluding Nationwide)
- R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
- Inyo National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
- Inyo National Forest, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide)
- Inyo National Forest, Mammoth Ranger District
- Inyo National Forest, Mono Ranger District
- Inyo National Forest, Mount Whitney Ranger District
- Inyo National Forest, White Mountain Ranger District


Projects Occurring in more than one Region (excluding Nationwide)
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Sierra Nevada Forest Plan Amendment (SNFPA)
EIS
- Land management planning On Hold N/A N/A Donald Yasuda
916-640-1168
dyasuda@fs.fed.us
Description: Prepare a narrowly focused analysis to comply with two orders issued by the Eastern District Court of California on November 4, 2009. Correct the 2004 SNFPA Final SEIS to address range of alternatives and analytical consistency issues.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/r5/snfpa/2010seis
Location: UNIT - Carson Ranger District, Bridgeport Ranger District, Eldorado National Forest All Units, Inyo National Forest All Units, Lassen National Forest All Units, Modoc National Forest All Units, Plumas National Forest All Units, Sequoia National Forest All Units, Sierra National Forest All Units, Stanislaus National Forest All Units, Tahoe National Forest All Units, Lake Tahoe Basin Mgt Unit. STATE - California, Nevada. COUNTY - Douglas, Esmeralda, Mineral, Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, El Dorado, Fresno, Inyo, Kern, Lassen, Madera, Mariposa, Modoc, Mono, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Tulare, Tuolumne, Yuba. LEGAL - Along the Sierra Nevada Range, from the Oregon/California border south to Lake Isabella as well as lands in western Nevada. Sierra Nevada National Forests
R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Inyo, Sierra, and Sequoia National Forests Land Management Plans Revision
EIS
- Land management planning In Progress
NOI in Federal Register
08/29/2014
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register
09/2015
Expected: 01/2017 01/2017 Michael Dietl
707-562-9121
michaeldietl@fs.fed.us
Description: The Sequoia, Sierra, and Inyo National Forests propose to revise their land management plans as guided by the 2012 Planning Rule.
Web Link: http://tinyurl.com/r5earlyadopters
Location: UNIT - Inyo National Forest All Units, Sequoia National Forest All Units, Sierra National Forest All Units. STATE - California, Nevada. COUNTY - Esmeralda, Mineral, Fresno, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Mono, Tulare. LEGAL - Not Applicable Entire Sierra National Forest, entire Inyo National Forest, and the Sequoia National Forest outside of the Giant Sequoia National Monument.
Inyo National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest) R5 - Pacific Southwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Closure of Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep Habitat to Pack Goat Use
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants In Progress
Comment Period
04/01/2014
Expected: 10/2015 01/2016 Leeann Murphy
760-873-5865
lbmurphy@fs.fed.us
Description: This project will address potential disease transmission from pack goat use on the endangered Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep. This project is a continuation of a previous closure which has expired.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40094
Location: UNIT - Inyo National Forest All Units. STATE - California. COUNTY - Inyo, Mono. LEGAL - Not Applicable The project includes the 11 SNBS herd units located on the Inyo NF.
Issuance of 10 Year Priority Use Outfitter/Guide Fishing Permits
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Jon Kazmierski
760-924-5503
jkazmierski@fs.fed.us
Description: Trips to: Lee Vining Cr., June Lake Loop, Big Springs, Deadman Cr., Mammoth Lakes Basin, Middle Fork San Joaquin, Sotcher Lake, Starkweather Lake, Hot Creek, Convict Lake, McGee Cr., Rock Cr., Rock Cr. Lake, Pine Cr., Bishop Cr., No. Lk., So. Lk.
Location: UNIT - Inyo National Forest All Units. STATE - California. COUNTY - Inyo, Madera, Mono. LEGAL - Not Applicable See Project Description
Land and Resource Management Plan Revision
EIS
- Land management planning In Progress
NOI in Federal Register
08/29/2014
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register
09/2015
Expected: 11/2016 02/2017 Debra Schweizer
760-873-2427
debraaschweizer@fs.fed.us
Description: Revision of the 1988 Inyo National Forest Land and Resource Management Plan under the provisions of the 2012 National Forest System Planning Rule.
Web Link: http://www.fs.usda.gov/main/inyo/landmanagement/planning
Location: UNIT - Inyo National Forest All Units. STATE - California, Nevada. COUNTY - Esmeralda, Mineral, Fresno, Inyo, Madera, Mono, Tulare. LEGAL - Not Applicable Forestwide
Sierra Mountain Center Guided Mountain Biking 2015
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2015
Expected: 06/2015 06/2015 Carmen John
760-873-2510
cjohn@fs.fed.us
Description: Amend existing special use authorization to include guided mountain biking on identified designated forest roads and trails.
Location: UNIT - Inyo National Forest All Units. STATE - California. COUNTY - Inyo, Mono. LEGAL - Not Applicable In the areas of: Obsidian Dome, Inyo Craters, Buttermilk country, Tungsten Hills, Mammoth Creek, Starlight, Intake II Pipeline, Mammoth to Bishop, Mono Lake to Bishop.
Inyo National Forest, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide) R5 - Pacific Southwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Motorized Transportation System Modifications
EA
- Road management
- Recreation management
In Progress
Scoping Start
10/15/2014
Est. Comment Period
05/2015
Expected: 10/2015 10/2015 Marty Hornick
760-873-2461
mhornick@fs.fed.us
Description: This project will analyze system and unauthorized routes for use by motorized vehicles in 13 project areas in the Mammoth and Mono Lake area with known recreation, access, safety or resource issues.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/fs-usda-pop.php/?project=44720
Location: UNIT - Mono Ranger District, Mammoth Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - Not Applicable Roads and trails in 13 locations, including Bohler Canyon, Hwy 395 corridor north of Mammoth, Mono Lake, Smokey Bear and Airstrip Sandflats, Deadman Creek, Upper Dry Creek, Doe Ridge and others.
Three Creeks Jeffrey Pine Forest Health & Restoration Project
EA
- Forest products
- Fuels management
- Watershed management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
Scoping Start
10/29/2012
Est. Comment Period
06/2015
Expected: 09/2015 10/2015 Scott Kusumoto
760-924-5522
skusumoto@fs.fed.us
Description: The Three Creeks Jeffrey Pine Forest Health & Restoration project objective is to provide for healthy forest conditions, promote establishment of old growth and reintroduce fire to the ecosystem.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37712
Location: UNIT - Mono Ranger District, Mammoth Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - Not Applicable All proposed treatment units lie within the Mono Lake and Mammoth Ranger Districts of the Inyo National Forest, Mono County, California.
Inyo National Forest, Mammoth Ranger District R5 - Pacific Southwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Amerigas Project
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Sheila Irons
760-924-5534
sirons@fs.fed.us
Description: Install 100 feet of propane pipeline to connect existing pipeline on both ends of existing pipeline. This is the same project as the Rock Creek Energy Project. Rock Creek Energy was purchased by Amerigas.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=24750
Location: UNIT - Mammoth Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - T3S, R27E, Sec 33 West of John Muir Rd. and ending at 924 Canyon Blvd.
Convict Lake Resort Master Development Plan (formerly Convict Lake Resort Equestrian R.V. Park)
EA
- Recreation management On Hold N/A N/A Jon Kazmierski
760-924-5503
jkazmierski@fs.fed.us
Description: Facilities include 12 RV campsites with hook-ups; 6 temporary day use stalls, expansion of existing tack shed from 225' to 600' sq. ft.; 1,500 sq. ft. recreation building with toliets & showers, game room, laundry; new landscaping
Location: UNIT - Mammoth Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - T.4S., R.28E., Section 14 At existing horse corrals north of Convict Lake Resort
Inyo NF-Devils Postpile NM Interagency Prescribed Burn Project
CE
- Fuels management In Progress
Scoping Start
02/09/2015
Expected: 09/2015 10/2015 Sue Farley
760-924-5535
sfarley@fs.fed.us
Description: Understory burning is proposed on 133 acres of national forest and 25 acres of national monument lands. Small trees would be cut with chainsaws on 31 acres of national forest to create fire containment lines along Reds Meadow and DEPO access roads.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46042
Location: UNIT - Mammoth Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Madera. LEGAL - Sections 2 and 11, Township 4 south, Range 26 east, Mt. Diablo meridian The project is located within the upper Middle Fork San Joaquin River watershed, at Reds Meadow valley, on the Mammoth Ranger District, Inyo National Forest, Madera County, CA.
Lakes Basin Paved Path - Lake George Connector
CE
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
02/09/2015
Expected: 04/2015 06/2015 Jon Kazmierski
760-924-5503
jkazmierski@fs.fed.us
Description: The US Forest Services proposes to issue the Town of Mammoth Lakes a special use permit to contruct and maintain approximately one mile of a paved multiple use path that will connect Lake George to the existing paved multiple use path.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45541
Location: UNIT - Mammoth Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - W1/2 Section 9 and E1/2 Section 17, T4S, R27E Project is proposed in the "Mammoth Lakes Basin" and would depart from the "Pokenobe Lodge" intersection, parallel the road, and then climb the north facing hill along a utilty coridor to Lake George.
Mammoth Base Area Land Exchange
EA
- Land ownership management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
06/2015
Expected: 07/2017 01/2018 Sheila Irons
760-924-5534
sirons@fs.fed.us
Description: Exchange of approximately 21 acres of National Forest System land, currently under special use authorization to Mammoth Mountain Ski Area, located near the Main Lodge north of Highway 203 for approximately 1,500 acres of land in California.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=30428
Location: UNIT - Mammoth Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Inyo, Mono, Plumas, Tuolumne. LEGAL - Land to be exchanged is located in T.3S, R. 27E., Sec 30, MDM. Proposal includes the addition of non-federal parcels to the Inyo, Plumas, and Stanislaus National Forests in California Main Lodge, Mammoth Mountain Ski Area
Mammoth Community Water District, Permit Issuances
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
10/02/2012
Expected: 04/2015 04/2015 Sheila Irons
760-924-5534
sirons@fs.fed.us
Description: Reissuance of two permits: one for a master permit for all facilities, one for the government-owned Lake Mary Dam.
Location: UNIT - Mammoth Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. various locations adjacent to the Town of Mammoth Lakes, CA
Mammoth Mountain Summer Experience Improvements
EA
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Carmen John
760-924-5518
cjohn@fs.fed.us
Description: The project proposal includes trenching to lay electrical conduit and irrigation lines and subsequent backfill and revegetation. Total area 2.7 acres, adjacent to Canyon Lodge. The entire area has been previously disturbed during past development.
Location: UNIT - Mammoth Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - T3S, R27E, SE1/4 of the NW 1/4 Section 33 Mammoth Mountain Ski Area, Canyon Lodge, slopeside
Mammoth RV Park Permit Renewal
CE
- Recreation management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2015
Expected: 06/2015 07/2015 Lawson Reif
760-924-5516
lreif@fs.fed.us
Description: Renewal and continuation of Mammoth RV Park's 20 year term special use permit to operate and maintain a RV campground and associated facilities on the national forest.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45546
Location: UNIT - Mammoth Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - S1/2, NE1/4, Sec 35, T3S, R27E The Mammoth RV Park is located off of Hwy 203, directly across from the Mammoth Ranger Station.
Reds Meadow Valley Hazardous Fuels Reduction Project
EA
- Fuels management On Hold N/A N/A Sue Farley
760-924-5535
sfarley@fs.fed.us
Description: Hazardous fuels reduction treatments would be designed to provide defensible space at recreation sites and to create a fuelbreak along roads. Fuels treatment activities would include tree thinning, pruning and prescribed burning on approx. 1735 acres
Location: UNIT - Mammoth Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Madera, Mono. LEGAL - Portions of Sections 14,15,22,23,25,26,34,35,36 of T3S, R26E & 2,3,11,14 of T4S, R26E & 28,29,30,31,32,33 of T3S, R27E The project area is located in the Reds Meadow Valley, Madera County, CA and includes a corridor along Hwy. 203 from Minaret Vista to Earthquake Fault, Mono County, CA.
Scenic Loop OSV/OHV Staging Areas
EA
- Recreation management On Hold N/A N/A Jon Kazmierski
760-924-5503
jkazmierski@fs.fed.us
Description: The purpose of this project is to improve two off highway vehicle (OHV) and over snow vehicle (OSV) staging areas in areas that have existing, user-created staging areas (just east of Highway 395, lookout loop; and at 3S22, just off the Scenic Loop).
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40838
Location: UNIT - Mammoth Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - Site 1: SW1/4 SW1/4 SEC1 T3S R27E Site 2: NE1/4 SW1/4 SEC15 T3S R27E Site 1: Junction of 395 and the Mammoth Scenic Loop - East side of Highway 395 at the intersection with route 3S06. Site 2: Junction of Mammoth Scenic Loop and route 3S22
Southern California Edison Mammoth Distribution Area Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
05/2015
Expected: 06/2015 06/2015 Sheila Irons
760-924-5534
sirons@fs.fed.us
Description: Reissuance of expired permit for Southern California Edision's electrical distribution lines in the Mammoth Distribution Area.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=17905
Location: UNIT - Mammoth Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - T.3S., R.28E., MDBM Mammoth Distribution Area, Mammoth Lakes Area
Inyo National Forest, Mono Ranger District R5 - Pacific Southwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Glass Mountain Escarpment Sage-Grouse Habitat Enhancement
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2015
Expected: 06/2015 07/2015 Richard Perloff
760-924-5508
rperloff@fs.fed.us
Description: Jeffrey pines are encroaching into otherwise suitable sage-grouse habitat, creating perches for raptors which dissuades use by grouse. Jeffrey pines would be felled and limbed using chain-saws and allowed to decay naturally on site.
Location: UNIT - Mono Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - T2S, R29E, Sections 22, 25, 26, 27, 36, TS, R30E, Section 31 and T3S, R30E, Section 8 (MDB&M) Southwest escarpment of the Glass Mountains, Mono County, CA.
Grant Lake Marina Permit Renewal
CE
- Recreation management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2015
Expected: 06/2015 08/2015 Lawson Reif
760-924-5516
lreif@fs.fed.us
Description: Renewal and continuation of Grant Lake Marina's 20 year marina/resort permit.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45543
Location: UNIT - Mono Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - W1/2 Sec 28, T1S, R26E Marina and resort are located off of Hwy 158, the "June Lake Loop," on the western shore of Grant Lake.
June Lake Village Gateway Sign
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Sheila Irons
760-924-5534
sirons@fs.fed.us
Description: June Lake Chamber of Commerce Gateway Sign to be located on Highway 395 outside the Caltrans Easement
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44798
Location: UNIT - Mono Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - Not Applicable Highway 395, outside of Caltrans Easement
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power Rush Creek Return Ditch Road Improvements
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2015
Expected: 05/2015 05/2015 Sheila Irons
760-924-5534
sirons@fs.fed.us
Description: LADWP is proposing to raise the embankment of the return ditch by approximately two feet for the full length of the ditch. The height would be raised by adding compacted fill on the road that parallels the ditch
Location: UNIT - Mono Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - Not Applicable The Rush Creek return ditch, from Mono Gate One to Rush Creek
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, Glass Mountain Communication Lease
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Sheila Irons
760-924-5534
sirons@fs.fed.us
Description: Issuance of Communication Site Lease to replace expired permit
Location: UNIT - Mono Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Mono. LEGAL - MDM, T.2S., R.30E. Sec. 18 Glass Mountain Peak, Glass Mountains
Inyo National Forest, Mount Whitney Ranger District R5 - Pacific Southwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Chispa/Australia/Australia Too Mineral Exploration
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
06/24/2014
Expected: 06/2015 07/2015 Colleen Garcia
760-873-2424
colleenggarcia@fs.fed.us
Description: Process a Plan of Operations for mineral exploration
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38709
Location: UNIT - Mount Whitney Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Inyo. LEGAL - T 12 S, R 35 E, Sect. 26 and T 12 S, R35 E, Sect. 1, and T 12 S, R 36 E, Sect. 6 Mazourka Canyon area
Inyo SZ Desert Allotments Grazing Analysis
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Grazing management
- Watershed management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
Comment Period
10/23/2014
Expected: 07/2015 08/2015 April Barron
760-924-5532
abarron@fs.fed.us
Description: Analysis of grazing allotments on the South Zone of the Inyo National Forest, including the Alabama Hills, Ash Creek, George Creek, Olancha, and Tunawee Allotments
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40657
Location: UNIT - Mount Whitney Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Inyo. Grazing allotments in the southern portion of the Inyo National Forest along the escarpment of the Sierra Nevada
Kern Plateau Grazing Allotments Analysis
EIS
- Grazing management Developing Proposal
Est. NOI in Federal Register
04/2015
Expected: 07/2016 08/2016 Margaret Wood
760-873-2515
mwood@fs.fed.us
Description: Review and analysis of the Monache, Mulkey, Templeton and Whitney grazing allotments in the Golden Trout Wilderness on the Mt Whitney Ranger District
Web Link: http://data.ecosystem-management.org/nepaweb/nepa_project_exp.php?project=34380
Location: UNIT - Mount Whitney Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Inyo, Tulare. LEGAL - Not Applicable Templeton/Whitney Grazing Allotments in the Golden Trout Wilderness
Kern Plateau Streambank Stabilization Project
CE
- Watershed management On Hold N/A N/A Erin Noesser
760-873-2545
elnoesser@fs.fed.us
Description: Implement stream stabilization projects in Casa Vieja, Olivas, Dutch, Ash and Horseshoe/Round Valley Meadow, on the Kern Plateau. Work will include constructing new headcut stabilization structures, and repairing and maintaining existing structures.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45953
Location: UNIT - Mount Whitney Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Inyo, Tulare. LEGAL - Not Applicable Casa Vieja, Dutch, Ash, Olivas and Horseshoe Meadows on the Kern Plateau.
Marshall Props, LLC Road, Waterline & Spring Box Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2015
Expected: 06/2015 07/2015 Carmen John
760-873-2510
cjohn@fs.fed.us
Description: Issuance of a special use permit for continued use of existing spring box, 2000 feet of 2 inch waterline, and access road to provide domestic water to the Sierra Glen Ranch.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45930
Location: UNIT - Mount Whitney Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Inyo. LEGAL - Sections 2-3; T20S, R36E; MDBM Improvements are located approximately 5 miles SSW of Olancha, CA, adjacent to private property known as Sierra Glen Ranch located at the terminus of the of the pavement of Sage Flat Road,#20S01.
Sidehill Spring Exclosure Project
CE
- Watershed management
- Grazing management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
03/2015
Expected: 05/2015 06/2015 Brianna Goehring
760-873-2505
bjgoehring@fs.fed.us
Description: The existing Sidehill Spring riparian exclosure(about 0.04 acres), will be removed, and a larger exclosure (about 0.35 acres) of barbed wire fence will be built that better protects the riparian vegetation from cattle impacts.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46556
Location: UNIT - Mount Whitney Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Inyo. LEGAL - T11S, R36E, N/W1/4 Sec.22, MDM. Sidehill Spring is located within the Inyo Mountains Wilderness on the Mazourka Cattle & Horse Grazing Allotment about 15 air miles northeast of Independence, CA.
Inyo National Forest, White Mountain Ranger District R5 - Pacific Southwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Bishop and Pine Creek Fuels Reduction
EA
- Watershed management
- Fuels management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
Developing Proposal
Est. Comment Period
05/2015
Expected: 11/2015 11/2015 Heather Stone
760-873-2561
hestone@fs.fed.us
Description: Fuels reduction to protect communities, facilities, and recreation sites in the Bishop Creek and Pine Creek drainages.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42921
Location: UNIT - White Mountain Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Inyo. LEGAL - Townships 6-8S, Ranges 30-31E Near communities, developments, and recreation sites in the Bishop and Pine Creek drainages.
Cottonwood Creek Road Restoration
CE
- Recreation management On Hold N/A N/A Jeff Novak
760-876-6231
jnovak@fs.fed.us
Description: Improve the condition of the Cottonwood Creek Road to address resource concerns and safety issues. Work will include improving stream crossings to prevent the road from washing out in the future.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45184
Location: UNIT - White Mountain Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Inyo. LEGAL - Not Applicable The road is located in the White Mountains at the north end of the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest; this is a cherry-stem road into the White Mountains Wilderness off of Crooked Creek Rd.
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