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):
- R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
- Klamath National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
- Klamath National Forest, Goosenest Ranger District
- Klamath National Forest, Happy Camp Ranger District
- Klamath National Forest, Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District
- Klamath National Forest, Salmon River Ranger District
- Klamath National Forest, Scott River Ranger District


R5 - Pacific Southwest Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Forest-wide Road Maintenance (formerly Stormproofing of Forest Roads)
CE
- Watershed management
- Road management
In Progress
Scoping Start
06/11/2013
Expected: 07/2014 07/2014 Adam Dresser
707-441-3618
adresser@fs.fed.us
Description: Project activities are include road maintenance, such as: brushing, blading, grading, outsloping, spot rocking, culvert cleaning, slope stabilization, constructing water bars or rolling dips, replacing culverts, installing drop inlets, etc.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41279
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District, Six Rivers National Forest All Units. STATE - California. COUNTY - Del Norte, Humboldt, Mendocino, Siskiyou, Trinity. LEGAL - T5S-9N, T12N-14N, R4E-8E HB&M, T26N-28N, R11W-12W, MDB&M Six Rivers National Forest All Units and the Klamath NF Ukonom Ranger District
Klamath 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
Yreka Service Center Floodplain Modification
EIS
- Facility management
- Watershed management
Developing Proposal
Est. NOI in Federal Register
05/2014
Expected: 12/2015 08/2016 Brian Thomas
530-841-4547
bthomas01@fs.fed.us
Description: Modification of the 100-year floodplain surrounding the Yreka Service Center by lowering the ground in some areas and raising it in others. Small buildings will be removed or relocated; a bridge will be relocated on site. NCRWQCB waiver- not eligible
Location: UNIT - Klamath National Forest All Units. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Not Applicable 1030 S. Main Street in Yreka, CA. It is part of the Yreka City, Yreka Creek 7th field watershed (HUC 18010207050204) within the Yreka Creek 6th field watershed (HUC 180102070502).
Klamath National Forest, Goosenest Ranger District R5 - Pacific Southwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Bray and Horsethief Grazing Allotment Analysis
EA
- Grazing management In Progress
Scoping Start
06/06/2014
Est. Comment Period
02/2015
Expected: 11/2015 01/2016 Kelby Witherspoon
530-398-5776
kswitherspoon@fs.fed.us
Description: To inform the responsible official of the environmental consequences of re-authorizing livestock grazing. NCWQCB 2010 Cat B Waiver.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41645
Location: UNIT - Goosenest Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T43 north, R10 west sections 2, 3, 10, 11, T44 north, R10 east sections 2-4, 10-15, 22-28, 33-36, T44 north, R10 west sections 34 & 35 T45 north, R10 west T46 north, R2 west sections 31, 32 The projects are located: Bray 13 miles SE of Macdoel CA, Horsethief 10 miles SW of Macdoel CA-5th field WS Butte Creek, Antelope Creek-Red Rock and Little Shasta RiverSee comments for 7thfield HUC's
Cooke's Phacelia Habitat Enhancement
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 09/2014 10/2014 Marla Knight
530-841-4425
maknight@fs.fed.us
Description: Improve habitat for Phacelia cookei to change a downward trend in population levels and avoid a trend towards federal listing. NCRWQCB Waiver Cat. A.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44120
Location: UNIT - Goosenest Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T43N, R3W, Sections 21 and 34; T42N, R3W, Section 3, Mt. Diablo Meridian Selected locations within the first three miles on the KNF side of Military Pass Road within the Whaleback West 7th field watershed (18010207040301).
Goosenest Ranger District Over Snow Vehicle Trail and Trailhead Maintenance
CE
- Recreation management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 10/2014 12/2014 Robert Reed
530-398-5795
rmreed@fs.fed.us
Description: Maintain two OSV trailheads, associated snow removal, and snow grooming of about 154 miles along existing NFTS rds; facilities maintenance; trail and public info signing. Activities ongoing since 1990. No changes proposed. NCRWQCB 2010 Cat.A Waiver.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44691
Location: UNIT - Goosenest Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T44,43,42N, R1,2,3 W and 1,2,3 East, M.D.M. The project is located on the Goosenest District of the KNF within Siskiyou County, CA about 28 miles south of Macdoel, California. See other project info for list of 5th field watersheds.
Harlan
EA
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
09/2014
Expected: 07/2016 07/2016 Ronald McEwen
530-398-5731
rlmcewen@fs.fed.us
Description: Vegetation management and fuels reduction project with an emphasis on improving forest resilience to wildfire, insects and disease, while improving mule deer habitat. NCRWQCB Cat. B Waiver.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43915
Location: UNIT - Goosenest Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 45 North, Range 2 West, Sections 8 and 9, 15 and16, 22-27, and 34-36; Township 44 North, Range 2 West, Sections 1-3, 10-15, 13-15, and 23; and Township 44 North, Range 1 West, Section 18 Mt. Located within the Upper Prather Creek, Lower Prather Creek, Horsethief Creek, Shafter-Butte Creek, Bray-Butte Creek, Lower First Creek, Penoyar, and the Soule-Butte Creek 7th field watersheds.
Little Deer Project
EA

   *NEW LISTING*
- Fuels management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Forest products
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
09/2014
Expected: 06/2015 06/2015 James Kolesar
530-398-5730
jkolesar@fs.fed.us
Description: An environmental assessment that focuses on postfire forest product retrieval and roadside hazard removal for the purpose of public health and safety and resource protection.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45313
Location: UNIT - Goosenest Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 44 North, Range 2 West, Sections 3-10, 16-19; Township 45 North, Range 2 West, Sections 32 and 33; Township 44 North, Range 3 West, Sections 1, 12, 13, and 24 Mt. Diablo Meridian Located on the Goosenest Ranger District of the Klamath National Forest, eight miles west of Bray and about 12 miles southwest of Macdoel, California, in Siskiyou County.
Pacific Power & Light Company Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
08/05/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-468-5351
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of two existing water transmission pipeline for ten years until December 31, 2024. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45055
Location: UNIT - Goosenest Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 1, T47N, R4W, and Section 4, T47N, R3W, Mt. Diablo Meridian Cold Spring and Frank Woods Spring on the Goosenest Ranger District.
Pumice Vegetation Management Project
EIS
- Fuels management
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
NOI in Federal Register
07/11/2011
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register
09/2014
Expected: 10/2015 12/2015 Benjamin Haupt
530-398-5790
bphaupt@fs.fed.us
Description: Reduce fuel loads and improve forest health: 9,056 acre project area; 6,473 acres treatment. NCWQCB 2010 Cat A Waiver.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=30290
Location: UNIT - Goosenest Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T43N, R1E, Sections 12-13, 24; T43N, R2E, Sections 2-11, 14-22, 29-30; T44N, R2 E, Sections 31-33, MDM Tamarack Flat (18010204130100) 7th field watershed; between Garner Mountain and Davis Rd (S. of four corners).
Six Shooter Project
EA
- Forest products
- Fuels management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
In Progress
Comment Period
03/01/2013
Expected: 12/2015 02/2016 Robert Reed
907-874-7558
rmreed@fs.fed.us
Description: Vegetation management and fuels reduction with an emphasis on improving mule deer habitat. 15,067 acre project area; 13,806 acres treatment. NCRWQCB Waiver Cat. B.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35558
Location: UNIT - Goosenest Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T44N, R2E, Sections 1-5, 8-12,13-18,19-24; T44N, R3E, Sections 7,18; T45N, R2E, Sections 25-28,32-36, MDM. 7th Field Watersheds - Antelope Well (HUC 18010204130204). Dock Well (HUC 18010204130201). Hill 22 (HUC 18010204130203). and Six Shooter Pass (HUC 18010204130205).
Westside Lodgepole Firewood
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Fuels management
In Progress
Scoping Start
06/21/2014
Expected: 09/2014 12/2014 James Kolesar
530-398-4391
jkolesar@fs.fed.us
Description: A fuels reduction project inside the Goosenest LSR to help protect important wildlife stands. Fuels reduction will be mostly accomplished by firewood cutting with some piling and burning treatments after firewood cutting activities.NCWQCB CatA Waiver
Location: UNIT - Goosenest Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 46 North, Range 3 West, Sections 4, 5, 8, 9, 15, 16, 27, 28, 33, and 34; and Township 46 North, Range 4 West, Sections 12 and 13, Mount Diablo Meridian Located within the following watersheds:5th field-Long Prairie-Shovel & Little Shasta River;6th field-Shovel Creek & Upper Little Shasta River;7th field-Upper Shovel Creek & Little Shasta Headwaters.
Klamath National Forest, Happy Camp Ranger District R5 - Pacific Southwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Crawford Vegetation Management Project
EIS
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Fuels management
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
NOI in Federal Register
01/27/2014
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register
08/2014
Expected: 03/2015 04/2015 Lisa Bousfield
530-493-1766
lbousfield@fs.fed.us
Description: Thinning in stands for forest health and fuels reduction, with fuels treatments including underburning and pile burning on about 1,600 acres. NCRWQCB waiver cat. B.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=30373
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T14 - 15N, R5 -6E; T15N, R7E; Humboldt Meridian Appx 10 mi SW of Happy Camp,CA. Swillup Creek, Coon Creek, Dutch Creek-Klamath River and Aubrey Creek-Klamath River 7th field watersheds (Ukonom Creek-Klamath River 5th field watershed HUC 1801020906)
East End Vegetation Management Project
EIS
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Forest products
Developing Proposal
Est. NOI in Federal Register
08/2014
Expected: 10/2015 11/2015 Vinci Keeler
530-493-1734
vkeeler@fs.fed.us
Description: Commercial and noncommercial thinning with fuels treatments on about 1,200 acres to reduce stand density, promote structural and species diversity, , and promote resiliency to large-scale disturbance. NCWQCB Waiver Cat. B.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41810
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T48N, R8W, Sec. 22, 23, 26, 27 MDM. Located in Beaver Creek 5th field watershed (HUC# 1801020609).
Fort Goff Cemetery Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 09/2014 09/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal to operate and maintain a public cemetery at the intersection of State Highway 96 and Fort Goff Creek. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43919
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T47N, R12W, Mt. Diablo Meridian. Three miles northwest of Seiad Valley, CA. At the intersection of State Highway 96 and Fort Goff Creek. In the Fort Goff Creek 7th Field watershed (HUC 18010209020202).
Goff Fire Fuels Reduction
CE
- Fuels management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
Scoping Start
05/23/2014
Expected: 07/2014 07/2014 Kevin Osborne
530-493-1736
kjosborne@fs.fed.us
Description: Fuels reduction treatments within the wildland urban interfaceinclude removal of fire damaged trees, noncommercial thinning, chipping, mastication, piling, and pile burning. NCWQCB waiver category B. Field trip Saturday May 3 at 11 a.m.(see flyer).
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40860
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T46N, R12W, Sec. 1-4, 10-11; T47N R11W, Sec. 20, 28-29, 31-33; T47N R12W, Sec. 32-36, MDM Thompson Creek-Klamath River (HUC#1801020902); Seiad Creek-Klamath River (HUC#1801020611) 5th Field Watersheds Within and near the community of Seiad Valley, CA.
Haley Existing Water System
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 03/2015 04/2015 James Main
530-842-6131
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: New authorization for SUP, its a water system formerly under permit to Harold and Violet Anderson both deceased.NCWQCB waiver category exempt.
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - SW1/4, SE1/4,NE1/4, section 20, T17N, R8E, H.M. Fort Goff Creek watershed code is 18010209020202
Hall Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 09/2014 09/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal to authorize the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline for domestic and irrigation use. No new disturbance associated with this project. NCWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43301
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T15N, R7E, Section 29, Humboldt Meridian. About 10 miles southwest of Happy Camp, CA. In the U Fish Creek-Klamath River 7th field watershed (HUC#18010209060402).
Hancock Forest Management Access Road
EA
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 09/2014 09/2014 James Main
530-842-6131
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: Reconstruct 2,300 ft of temporary roadbed; fully construct a 200-300 ft adjoining spur roadbed. Rd will provide temp access/use of private forest land for log hauling. Roadbeds to be blocked and grated after use. NCRWQCB waiver cat. B.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43920
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T40S, R1E, Section 27, Willamette Meridian. Located about 7 miles northwest of Hilt, CA. In Mill Creek 7th Field Watershed (HUC#18010208050202).
Happy Camp Blowdown
CE
- Forest products
- Fuels management
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 09/2014 09/2014 Vinci Keeler
530-493-1734
vkeeler@fs.fed.us
Description: Removal of dead, downed trees to reduce fuels on apprx. 60 acres from the 2012 winter weather event. NCRWQCB waiver category A.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42772
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T16N, R7E, Sec. 9,10,21, Humboldt Meridian. East and West of Happy Camp, CA. In the Oak Flat Creek- Klamath River 6th field watershed(HUC# 180102090601).
Judith Blind Road Right of Way Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 09/2014 09/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use Permit renewal to authorize the exisitng use of a road right-of-way to private property. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43917
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T17N, R7E, Section 34, Humboldt Meridian About 1 mile north of the town of Happy Camp, CA. In the Doolittle Creek 7th field watershed (HUC#18010209010402).
Kanawyer Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Reissuance
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 09/2014 09/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: New special use permit to reauthorize the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline to a new permit holder. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43926
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T46N, R11W, Section 36, Mt. Diablo Meridian. Within the town of Hamburg, CA. In the Tom Martin Creek - Klamath River 7th Field Watershed (HUC 18010206110301).
Low Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Reissuance
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
06/18/2014
Expected: 07/2014 07/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: New special use permit to reauthorize the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline to a new permit holder. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42761
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T16N, R8E, Section 17, Humboldt Meridian Frying Pan Creek - Klamath River 7th Field Watershed (HUC# 18010209020305). Approximately 2 miles southeast of Happy Camp, CA.
McClary Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
12/18/2013
Expected: 07/2014 07/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: New special use permit authorizing the maintenance and operation of a water transmission pipeline. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42762
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T46N, R11W, Section 36, Mt. Diablo Meridian. In the Tom Martin Creek - Klamath River 7th Field Watershed (HUC# 18010206110301). Near Hamburg, CA.
McCollins Late Successional Reserve Habitat Restoration Project
EIS
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Fuels management
- Forest products
In Progress
NOI in Federal Register
02/18/2014
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register
08/2014
Expected: 08/2015 09/2015 Vinci Keeler
318-765-3554
vkeeler@fs.fed.us
Description: Vegetation treatments designed to enhance late-successional dependent species habitat including but not limited to about 2,000 acres of commercial and noncommercial thinning and mastication. NCWQCB waiver category B.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38559
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T45-46N, R9-10W, MDM. In the Collins and McKinney Creek watersheds approximately 3 miles east of Horse Creek, CA. (Horse Creek-Klamath River 5th Field watershed HUC 1801020610).
Moffatt Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
01/02/2014
Expected: 09/2014 09/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal to authorize the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. No new disturbance proposed. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43293
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T16N, R7E, Section 12, Humboldt Meridian. Located in the town of Happy Camp, CA. In the Frying Pan Creek-Klamath River 7th field watershed (HUC#18010209020305).
PacifiCorp Powerline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
08/01/2012
Expected: 12/2014 12/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: Renewal to authorize the maintenance, operation, and construction of about 30 miles (270 acres) of existing powerline. No new disturbance proposed. NCRWQCB Waiver exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40277
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T46N R7W-12W, MDM; T14N R6E-R8E HM. 5th Field Watersheds: Humbug-Klamath River (HUC 1801020608), Horse Creek-Klamath River (HUC 1801020611), Seiad Creek-Klamath River (HUC 1801020611), Ukonom Creek-Klamath River (HUC 1801020906)
Pavan Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
01/02/2014
Expected: 09/2014 09/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal to authorize the maintenance and operation of an existing domestic water transmission pipeline. No disturbance proposed. NCWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43298
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T46N, R11W Section 6 and T46N, R12W Section 1, Mt. Diablo Meridian. Located about 3 miles north of Happy Camp, CA. In the Lower Seiad Creek 7th field watershed (HUC#18010206110205).
Seiad Creek Legacy Roadbed Rehabilitation Project
CE
- Watershed management In Progress
Scoping Start
05/03/2013
Expected: 06/2014 06/2014 Gregg Bousfield
530-493-1706
gbousfield@fs.fed.us
Description: Was Seiad Creek Watershed Improvement Project. Hydrologic stabilization of ~50 sediment sources on ~6.5 miles of existing roadbeds (non-system roads) by: culvert removal, fill removal, slope re-contour, and/ or runoff dispersal. NCWQCB cat. B waiver.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38605
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T18N, R8E, HM; T46-48N, R11-12W, MDM Near Seiad Valley, CA. Seiad Creek 6th Field Watershed (HUC #180102061102)
Seiad Creek Transportation Management Project
EA
- Road management
- Watershed management
- Recreation management
On Hold N/A N/A Thomas Mutz
530-493-1712
tmutz@fs.fed.us
Description: Transportation management actions on National Forest Transportation System Roads.NCRWQCB waiver Category B.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42763
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T47N, R11W, Sections 7-10, 15-18, 21, 22, 27, 28, 33, and 34; T47N, R12 W, Sec. 13; T46N, R11W, Sec. 5 and 8. Seiad Creek 6th Field Watershed (HUC# 180102061102). Located north and east of Seiad Valley, CA
Siskiyou Telephone Fiber Optic Cable Gordon's Ferry Road
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 09/2014 09/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: Special Use Permit amendment to replace buried fiber optic cable along Gordon's Ferry Road. Replacement requires digging a trench 1.5 miles long by 12 inches wide by 3 feet deep, parallel to the existing buried cable. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43918
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T16N, R8E, Sections 7, 8, and 18 Humboldt Meridian. Approximately 2 miles west of Happy Camp, CA (HUC 18010209020305).
Siskiyou Telephone Fiber Optic Cable Installation Downriver
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 12/2014 01/2015 James Main
530-842-6131
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: Fiber Optic cable installation for Siskiyou Telephone from Benjamin Creek to Dillon Creek. NCWQCB waiver category exempt. Oak Flat Creek,Benjamin Creek-Klamath River, Slippery Creek-Clear Creek 7th field watersheds
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T16N R7E sec. 21,22,27,28,32,33. T15N R7E sec. 4,5. T15N R7E sec. 5,6,7. T15N R7E Sec. 7,18,17,20,29,30,31. T15N R6E sec. 36. T14N R6E sec. 1,11,12. T14N R7E sec. 6. T14N R6E sec. 14,15,22,21,28. From 1/2 mile below Benjamin Creek to Dillon Creek, along Highway 96.
Stoveken Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
01/02/2014
Expected: 09/2014 09/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal to authorize the maintenance and operation of a an existing domestic water transmission pipeline. No disturbance proposed. NCWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43299
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T16N, R8E, Sections 18 and 19, Humboldt Meridian. About 2 miles southeast of Happy Camp, CA. Located in the Frying Pan Creek-Klamath River 7th field watershed (HUC#18010209020305).
Sturdevant Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
01/02/2014
Expected: 09/2014 09/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal to authorize the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. No disturbance proposed. NCWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43292
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T17N, R7E, Sections 15 and 16, Humboldt Meridian. Located about 4 miles north of Happy Camp, CA. In the Luther Gulch-Indian Creek 7th field watershed(HUC# 18010209010401).
Yeager Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
01/02/2014
Expected: 09/2014 09/2014 James Main
530-493-1768
jmain@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal to authorize the maintenance and operation of an existing domestic water transmission pipeline. No disturbance proposed. NCWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43297
Location: UNIT - Happy Camp Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T17N, R7E, Section 23, Humboldt Meridian. About 3 miles north of Happy Camp, CA. In the Luther Gulch-Klamath River 7th field watershed (HUC#18010209010401).
Klamath National Forest, Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District R5 - Pacific Southwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Cornwell Roadside Hazard Project
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) On Hold N/A N/A Todd Salberg
530-627-3337
tsalberg@fs.fed.us
Description: Removal of roadside trees on approximately 1 acre threatening a private residence.
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T12N; R6E, Section 29 HBM. UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. Management Areas- General Forest - Cultural. Watershed - Lower Middle Klamath
Creasy Waterline Renewal
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Roberta Coragliotti
530-627-3333
rcoragliotti@fs.fed.us
Description: Renewal for an existing waterline permit
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T13N R6E Sec 5 HBM UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. Management Area - General Forest, Riparian Reserve; Watershed - Middle Klamath.
Seasonal POC Gate
EA
- Watershed management On Hold N/A N/A Todd Salberg
530-627-3337
tsalberg@fs.fed.us
Description: Install a double gate across Forest road 15N01 for seasonal protection of Port Orford Cedar resources
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T13N R4E Section 2 Unit - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. State - California. County - Siskiyou.
Siskiyou Telephone Fiber Optics Installation Permit
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Leslie Goslin-Burrows
530-627-3291
lburrows@fs.fed.us
Description: Install fiber optics telephone line along Forest Hwy. 93 between Oak Bottom and Butler Flat.
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T11N R6E Sec 1, T11N R7E Sec 6, 7, 8, 17 & 20 HBM Management Area - General Forest, Riparian Reserves; Watershed - Salmon River
Ti Bar Hazard Tree Project
CE
- Facility management On Hold N/A N/A Todd Salberg
530-627-3337
tsalberg@fs.fed.us
Description: Remove and sell approximately one to two truckloads of sawlogs that threaten the water system, a pumphouse, a storage tank, and a solar power system.
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T13N R6E Sec. 8 HBM UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. Management Area - General Forest; Watershed - Middle Klamath
Ti Bone Elk Thin
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants On Hold N/A N/A Kary Schlick
707-441-3625
kschlick@fs.fed.us
Description: 20 acres of thinning to improve Roosevelt elk winter-range forage conditions within a portion of the Ukonom herd of the Marble Mountain elk population and for fuel reduction
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Project areas may be within T.13N, R.6E, Sections 4, 5, 7, 8; T.14N, R.6E, Section 33 The project is located on the Ukonom Ranger District and may cover lands along both sides of the Klamath River from Dillon Creek down to Ti Creek.
Ukonom West Plantation Thinning Project
EA
- Fuels management
- Watershed management
- Forest products
On Hold N/A N/A Roberto Beltran
530-627-3334
rbeltran@fs.fed.us
Description: Commercially thin approximately 750 acres of existing plantations (mechanical treatment).
Location: UNIT - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T12N R5E; T12N R6E; T13N R5E; T13N R6E HBM. Unit - Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District. State - California. County - Siskiyou. Lower middle Klamath River.
Klamath National Forest, Salmon River Ranger District R5 - Pacific Southwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
California Highway Patrol Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us
Description: Renew a special use permit for radio service facility on Eddy Gulch. NCWQCB waiver - exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37191
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 39 North, Range 11 West, Section 15 Mt. Diablo Meridian Eddy Gulch Communications Site, about two miles north of Sawyers Bar, CA in the Eddy Gulch 7th field watershed (18010210020703)
Cecilville Building, Water Transmission Line, Parking Lot and Water Storage Tank SUP Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation and maintenance of existing service building, parking lot, waterlines, and water storage tanks. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43064
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 29, T38N, R11W, Mt Diablo Meridian; Section 13, T10N, R7E, Humbolt Meridian; NW1/4 SW1/4 Section 12, T10N, R7E, Humboldt Meridian Cecil Creek
Cecilville Fire & Hose Company SUP Amendment
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
06/2014
Expected: 09/2014 09/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit and amendment to include installation of metal service building for the storage of fire trucks and rescue vehicles at the Forest Service administrative site in Forks of Salmon, CA. NCWQCB waiver - exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37184
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 10 N, Range 7 East, Section 13 Humboldt Meridian On the Forest Service administrative site in Forks of Salmon, CA in the Horn Creek-Salmon River 7th field watershed (18010210040202).
Forks of Salmon Elementary School Generator Replacement Special Use Permit Amendment
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 09/2014 10/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us
Description: Replace one of the existing generators with a new generator to be placed outside and sound shielded. NCWQCB waiver exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40198
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 10 North, Range 7 East, Section 13 Humboldt Meridian At the town of Forks of Salmon, CA (Big Creek-North Fork Salmon 7th field watershed 18010210020802)
Jess
EIS
- Fuels management
- Forest products
In Progress
NOI in Federal Register
05/06/2013
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register
07/2014
Expected: 11/2014 11/2014 Angie Bell
530-841-4583
albell@fs.fed.us
Description: About 1,950 acres of fuels treatments on ridgetops and along roadways, thinning in natural stands and plantations, and meadow treatments to improve ecosystem function and resiliency while contributing to the rural economy.NCRWCQB Waiver Cat.B.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38943
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T40N R12W Secs. 23-24, 26-28 & 34-36; T40N R11W Secs. 28-33; T39N R12W Secs. 1-4 & 9-12; & T39N R11W Secs. 4-6 Mt. Diablo Meridian About 2 miles south of Sawyers Bar, CA; Olsen-NF (18010210020801); Shiltos-NF (18010210020706); Jessups NF (18010210020704); & Eddy Gulch (18010210020703) 7th field watersheds
Keller Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation, maintenance and diversion of an existing water system. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43062
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - S1/2 of Section 20 and the N1/2 of Section 29 T10N, R8E, Humboldt Meridian Spring near the mouth of Knownothing Creek on Salmon River Ranger District.
Kelly Gulch Off-Channel Habitat Ground Water Monitoring
CE
- Research In Progress
Scoping Start
06/05/2014
Expected: 08/2014 09/2014 Maija Meneks
530-468-1272
mmeneks@fs.fed.us
Description: To construct 6-7 ground water monitoring wells on Kelly Bar on the North Fork of the Salmon River (NFSR)in order to identify and characterize shallow groundwater-surface water interactions between the river bar and the NFSR. NCRWQCB Waiver Cat. B.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44572
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 40 North, Range 12 West, Section 24, Mt. Diable Meridian About 14 river miles up the North Fork Salmon River (NFSR) from its confluence with the South Fork. NFSR 5th Field Watershed (HUC 180102110203), Whites/Olson 6th Field Watershed (HUC 180102110203).
Missouri Bar Water System
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us
Description: New special use permit to develop water system for privately owned property. NCWQCB waiver - not eligible.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37784
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 10 North, Range 8 East, Sections 19 & 20 Humboldt Meridian Missouri Bar, about one mile east of Forks of Salmon, California (McNeal Creek - South Fork Salmon River 7th field watershed 18010210010803)
Music LSR
EA
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
01/2015
Expected: 12/2015 03/2016 Marissa Jones
530-468-1276
mjones03@fs.fed.us
Description: Promote the continued development of LSOG conditions, promote resiliency of early and mid-seral vegetation to large-scale disturbance events, promote connectivity of LSOG stands, and protect existing LSOG habitat.
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 40 North Range 10 West Sections: 4, 5, 8, 9, 13-23, 27-30, 32; Township 40 North Range 11 West Sections: 24, 25; Township 41 North Range 10 West Sections: 16, 17, 20-22, 28, 29, 31-33 In the Music Creek drainage, 10 miles southwest of Etna, CA. See Other Project information for 7th field watersheds and hydrologic unit codes.
Nordheimer Road and Weir Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation and maintenance of an existing water system and the maintenance on existing road. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43063
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 3 and 4, T10N, R7E, Humboldt Meridian Hammel Creek
Richard Cormier Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 08/2014 09/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us
Description: Renew the special use permit to authorize an existing bridge to private property. No disturbance proposed. NCWQCB waiver - exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37227
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 10 North, Range 8 East, Section 28 Humboldt Meridian Bridge over the South Fork Salmon River about 2 miles southeast of Forks of Salmon, CA in the Negro creek-SF Salmon River (18010210010802)
Salmon Salvage
EA
- Forest products In Progress
Comment Period
05/22/2014
Expected: 07/2014 07/2014 Travis Coughlin
530-468-1261
tcoughlin02@fs.fed.us
Description: To reduce safety hazards to the public and forest workers, salvage fire-damaged timber before it loses its economic value, and increase the likelihood and speed by which burned conifer stands are reforested.NCRWQCB Waiver Cat. B.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43172
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T40N R11W S7-10, 15-21, 30; T41N R12W S35; T40N, R12W S 10-24 and 27-31, Mount Diablo Meridian; T10N R8E S 4-6 and 8-9; T11N R8E S28 and 32-33, Humboldt Meridian West of Sawyers Bar, California in Siskiyou County within the Olsen Creek, Whites Gulch, and Little North Fork of the Salmon River Watersheds (6th). 5th field NF Salmon River Watershed (1801021002).
Siskiyou Telephone Company Horn Field Line Extension SUP Amendment
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us
Description: Amend a special use permit to allow installation of underground phone line to private property. NCWQCB waiver - exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37189
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 10 North, Range 7 East, Sections 13 & 24, Humboldt Meridian. Horn Field, about one mile west of Forks of Salmon, CA in the Horn Creek-Salmon River (18010210040202) & McNeal Creek-So. Fork Salmon River (18010210010803) 7th field watersheds.
Wisniski Special Use Permit Amendment
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 08/2014 09/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us
Description: Amend permit to include 1/4 mile of an existing road on private property, for access to the Mountain Laurel Mine for commercial haul of ore to mill site located on another private parcel. NCRWQCB waiver cat. B.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38618
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 39 North, Range 11 West, Sections 4 & 9, Mt. Diablo Meridian In the Eddy Gulch watershed, approximately 1.5 miles south of Sawyers Bar (Eddy Gulch 7th field watershed: 18010210020703)
Yellow Jacket Ridge
CE
- Fuels management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
Scoping Start
03/01/2011
Expected: 01/2015 02/2015 Marissa Jones
530-468-1276
mjones03@fs.fed.us
Description: Precommercial thinning, release and fuels reduction in plantations and in natural stands on about 2,600 acres along Yellow Jacket Ridge. NCRWQCB Waiver Cat. B
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=31769
Location: UNIT - Salmon River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T10N R7E Sec 1-3, 11-13; T11N R7E Sec 35-36; T10N R8E Sec 4-9, 18; T11N R8E Sec 20, 21, 28-33; (HM) and T40N R12W Sec 14-24, 27-32 (MDM) National Forest System lands one to nine miles northeast of Forks of Salmon, CA. Salmon River-Crapo Creek (180102100401) & Lower NF Salmon River (180102100208) 6th field watersheds.
Klamath National Forest, Scott River Ranger District R5 - Pacific Southwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Adams, S. Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
06/2014
Expected: 12/2014 12/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us
Description: Renew special use permit for an water transmission line to private property. No new disturbance is proposed with the project. NCRWQCB Waiver exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44027
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T38N, R11W, Sections 11, 12, 14, and 15, Mount Diablo Meridian Main Taylor Creek 7th Field Watershed (HUC 18010210010401)
Adams, V. Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
06/2014
Expected: 12/2014 12/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us
Description: Renew special use permit for an water transmission line to private property. No new disturbance is proposed with the project. NCRWQCB Waiver exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44030
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T38N, R11W, Section 29, Mount Diablo Meridian Cecil Creek 7th Field Watershed (HUC 18010210010501)
Arland Costa Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
06/2014
Expected: 09/2014 10/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us
Description: Renew special use permit for livestock area. NCRWQCB waiver exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40202
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 44 North, Ragne 8 West, Sections 22, 26, and 36, Mt. Diablo Meridian About 5 miles northeast of Fort Jones, California off of West Moffett Creek Road (Luce Gulch-Moffett Creek 7th field watershed 18010208030304; Crooked Gulch-Moffett Cr 18010208030302)
Austin Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline and water storage tank. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43051
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 34, T44N, R8W, Mt. Diablo Meridian Located on a tributary to Moffett Creek.
Beauty Flat Homeowners Road Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation and maintenance of a gate and name signs, installation of locks, and maintenance of an existing road. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43060
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 23, T44N, R11W, Mt Diablo Meridian Scott River
Buchin Road and Pedestrian Bridge Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation and maintenance of a pedestrian bridge and trail right of way. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43818
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 20, T10N, R8E, Humboldt Meridian. The South Fork of the Salmon River Road.
Chorley Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline and water storage tank. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43814
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 28, T44N, R11W, Mt Diablo Meridian Located on an unnamed spring to private property for domestic use.
Craggy Vegetation Management
EIS
- Fuels management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Forest products
Developing Proposal
Est. NOI in Federal Register
07/2014
Expected: 03/2015 06/2015 Travis Coughlin
530-468-1261
tcoughlin02@fs.fed.us
Description: Fuels reduction, vegetation management and improvement to deer winter range habitat to protect communities and promote forest health in lands near Yreka, CA on about 5,000 acres. NCWQCB 2010 Waiver B.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=31770
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T46N R8W Sec 13, 23-28, 32-35; T45N R8W Sec 1-17, 21-24; T46N R7W Sec 16-18, 20, 22, 28, 30, 32-34; and T45N R7W Sec 3-5, 8-9, 17-20 (MDM) National Forest System lands one to nine miles northwest of Yreka, CA. Humbug Creek (180102060801) and Yreka Creek (180102070702) 6th field watersheds.
Dokos Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43054
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 2, T44N, R11W, Mt Diablo Meridian Unnamed spring near McCarthy Creek on the Scott River Ranger District
George Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43819
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 19, T10N, R8E, Humboldt Meridian. An unnamed spring to private property for domestic use on the Scott River Ranger District.
Georges Road Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation and maintenance of a right-of-way road. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43059
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 12 and 18, T40N, R8W, Mt Diablo Meridian Scott River
Gerald Derose Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43057
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 19, T45N, R7W, and Section 24, T45N, R8W, Mt Diablo Meridian Unnamed tributary to the Greenhorn Creek of the Scott River Ranger District.
Gordon Derose Road Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation and maintenance of a right-of-way road. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43058
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 19, T45N, R7W, Mt Diablo Meridian Unnamed tributary to the Greenhorn River of the Scott River Ranger District
Hagemier Road Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit authorizing the operation of an existing roadway. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43816
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 24, T44N, R11W, Mt Diablo Meridian. Located on the Scott River Ranger District on an unnamed creek to private property.
Harding Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit authorizing the operation of an existing waterline system and water tank for domestic and irrigation uses. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43815
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 26, T44N, R11W, Mt Diablo Meridian. Located on the Salmon Ranger District from Peregrine Creek to private property.
Karadunis, Dean Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 09/2014 10/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us
Description: Renew special use permit for an existing water transmission line to private property. No new disturbance proposed with the project. NCRWQCB waiver exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40201
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 44 North, Range 9 West, Section 14, Mt. Diablo Meridian Near private land up Indian Creek, about 5 miles north of Fort Jones (Lower Indian Creek 7th field watershed; 18010208050102)
Keeney Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline and underground spring box. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43047
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - NE 1/4 NE 1/4 Section 26, T44N, R9W, MT Diablo Meridian Located along a tributary to McAdams Creek on the Scott River Ranger District.
Lake Mountain & Middle Tompkins Grazing Allotment Management Plan Project
EA
- Grazing management In Progress
Scoping Start
05/16/2013
Est. Comment Period
06/2014
Expected: 11/2014 05/2015 Stephanie McMorris
530-468-1226
smcmorris@fs.fed.us
Description: The project reauthorizes grazing permits for 10 years under an adaptive management strategy and updates allotment management plans for Lake Mt. & Middle Tompkins allotments. Water Board Category B.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41986
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T44N, R11W, Sec. 3-10, 16-18; T44N, R12W Sec. 1,12,13; T45N, R11W, Sec. 2-5, 8-11, 14-18, 19-23, 26-34; T45N, R12W, Sec. 25, 36; T46N, R11W Sec. 17, 20, 21, 26-29, 32-36, Mt. Diablo Meridian. This project encompasses 24,868 acres on the Oak Knoll and Scott River RD boundary near Lake Mtn & Tom Martin Pk. (HUCs 18010208060402;-601;-401; & -403; 18010206110303; & -304
Lover's Canyon
EA
- Forest products
- Watershed management
- Road management
- Recreation management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Fuels management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
Scoping Start
09/06/2013
Est. Comment Period
08/2014
Expected: 03/2015 05/2015 Travis Coughlin
530-468-1261
tcoughlin02@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to treat up to 3,000 acres within the Lover's Canyon Project. Treatments would include thinning on up to 2,700 acres, creating fuel breaks on about 220 acres, and under burning on about 165 acres. NCRWQCB Waiver Cat. B
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42352
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Secs. 25 & 36 of Township 44 North, Range 12 West; Secs. 19, 21, & 25-35 of Township 44 North, Range 11 West; Sec. 1 of Township 43 North, Range 12 West; & Secs. 2-8 of Township 43 North, Range 11 West (Mt. Diablo Meridian) Located 15 miles west of Fort Jones, CA w/in 7 drainages w/in the Lower Scott River Watershed (HUC 1801020806)
M. Brown Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 12/2014 12/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us
Description: Renew special use permit for an water transmission line to private property.No new disturbance is proposed with the project. NCRWQCB Waiver exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44026
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T40N, R8W, Section 28 Mount Diablo Meridian Unnamed spring, Callahan - East Fork Scott River 7th Field watershed (HUC 18010208010304)
Mitchell Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43046
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 21, T45N, R10W, MT Diablo Meridian Located on Scott Ranger District from Billberry Creek, a tributary to the Scott River to private property.
Owens Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43052
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 27, T44N, R11W, Mt Diablo Meridian Located along Bolder Creek, a tributary to on the Scott River Ranger District.
Renner Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline and spring box. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43053
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 20, T44N, R9W, Mt Diablo Meridian Unnamed tributary to Rattlesnake Creek of the Scott River Ranger District.
Scott Bar Mountain Underburn and Habitat Improvement Project
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Fuels management
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
06/2014
Expected: 09/2014 10/2014 Joseph Boggs
530-468-1264
jcboggs@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposes 1,600 acres of mosaic underburning to reduce hazardous fuels loading and improve wildlife habitat. A fuel break will be created and maintained to protect private lands within the project area. NCRWQCB Waiver Cat. B.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43911
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T44N, R11W, S. 14, 15, 22-27 Mt. Diablo Meridian 12 miles west of Fort Jones in Siskiyou Cty., CA:T44N, R11W, S. 14, 15, 22-27 Mount Diablo Meridian, within the 7th field watersheds of Isinglass Creek and Deep Creek (18010208060403,18010208060402).
Southern Oregon University (Jefferson Public Radio) Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
10/2014
Expected: 11/2014 12/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us
Description: Renew the special use permit for electronic comminication equipment located on Mount Boliver. NCWQCB waiver - exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37225
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Township 40 North, Range 8 West, Section 33 Mt. Diablo Meridian On Mount Bolivar, below the Forest Service Lookout in the Lower South Fork Scott River 7th field watershed (18010208020105)
Spence Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the maintenance and operation of an existing water transmission pipeline. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43055
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 24, T45N, R8W, Mt Diablo Meridian Unnamed tributary to Greenhorn Creek on the Scott River Ranger District.
Sturges Road and Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit authorizing the existing road access and the operation and maintenance of of two existing water systems for irrigation and domestic use. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43820
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Sections 10 and 11, T10N, R7E, Humboldt Meridian. Knudsen Gultch and Boyd's Gultch
W. Johnson Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2014
Expected: 12/2014 12/2014 Gay Baxter
530-468-1210
gbaxter@fs.fed.us
Description: Renewal of a special use permit to authorize an existing water transmission line to private property. No disturbance proposed. NCRWQCB Waiver exempt.
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - T45N, R10W, Section 21, Mount Diablo Meridian Big Ferry Swanson, unnamed spring
Weger Water Transmission Pipeline Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the operation and maintenance of an existing water system and continued use of an existing road. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43061
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 2, T44N, R11W, Mt Diablo Meridian Townsend Gulch
White Road Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 David Betz
530-841-4590
dbetz@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit renewal authorizing the access of an existing right-of-way road. No new disturbance will take place as a result of this renewal. NCRWQCB waiver category exempt.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43817
Location: UNIT - Scott River Ranger District. STATE - California. COUNTY - Siskiyou. LEGAL - Section 16, T44N, R11W, Mt Diablo Meridian. Located near Deep Creek of the Scott River Ranger District.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs, reprisal, or because all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.) Persons with disabilities who require alternative means for communication of program information (Braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contact USDA's TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TDD).

To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

This report contains the best available information at the time of publication. Questions may be directed to the Project Contact.