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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- R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
- Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide)
- Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Darrington Ranger District
- Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Mt Baker Ranger District
- Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, North Bend Ranger District
- Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Skykomish Ranger District
- Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, White River Ranger District


R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Olympic National Park Mountain Goat Management Plan
EIS
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants In Progress
NOI in Federal Register
07/21/2014
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register
09/2016
Expected: 05/2017 06/2018 Susan Piper
360-956-2435
spiper@fs.fed.us
Description: Non-native mountain goat removal to address resource and safety issues on the Olympic Peninsula. Goats could be removed from the Olympic National Park and Forest. Goats could be translocated to Mount Baker-Snoqualmie and Okanagon-Wenatchee NFs.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=49816
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest All Units, Olympic National Forest All Units. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Clallam, Grays Harbor, Jefferson, Mason. LEGAL - Not Applicable Alpine areas on the affected National Forests.
Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide) R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
King County 911 Upgrades Project - Phase 1
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
07/25/2016
Expected: 08/2016 08/2016 Eric Ozog
360-691-4396
comments-pacificnorthwest-mtbaker-snoqualmie@fs.fed.us
Description: Project would approve construction of additional facilities at existing leased communications sites on National Forest System lands.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=49898
Location: UNIT - North Bend Ranger District, Skykomish Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - King. LEGAL - T. 26 N., R. 11 E., Sec. 36; T. 25 N., R. 11 E., Sec. 12; T. 22 N., R. 11 E., Sec. 5 Two locations on Skykomish Ranger District (Maloney Ridge and Sobieski Mountain), and one location on the Snoqualmie Ranger District (Dodge Ridge, above Snoqualmie Pass).
Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Darrington Ranger District R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Boulder River Trailhead and Road Storage
CE
- Recreation management On Hold N/A N/A Carol Gladsjo
360-436-2316
cgladsjo@fs.fed.us
Description: Construct new trailhead with toilet, large gravel parking area (20-30 vehicles), picnic area and signs. Place last 0.7 mile of Road 2010 in storage for use as trail until new trail route can be constructed from new parkign area to current trailhead.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35171
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T32N R08E sections 19 and 20 10 miles W of Darrington, Snohomish County
Buck Creek Campground Restoration
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Recreation management
- Watershed management
On Hold N/A N/A Stella Torres
360-436-2316
stellaitorres@fs.fed.us
Description: Project would restore riparian habitat where a logjam rerouted stream flow into campsites on the West side of Buck Creek campground and would upgrade campsites on the East side of Buck Creek campground to compensate for sites loss to the storm damage
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=49029
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T32N, R11E, Section 13 The project area is located on the Darrington District in the Suiattle River drainage northeast of Darrington
Darrington Blowdown Salvage
CE
- Forest products
- Road management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
On Hold N/A N/A Peter Forbes
360-436-1155 ext 248
pforbes@fs.fed.us
Description: Partial salvage is proposed to meet visual management objectives, access needs, and reduce concentrations of down material which would harbor bark beetles. Salvage would be located at the Old Sauk trailhead (<1 acre) and along Suiattle Rd 25(<5 ac.)
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=49031
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - Not Applicable Sauk River drainage at the Old Sauk trailhead (<1 acre) and in the Suiattle River drainage along Road 25 near Conrad Creek (<5 acres),
Darrington Storm Damage Repairs
CE
- Recreation management
- Road management
In Progress
Scoping Start
03/18/2015
Expected: 06/2016 06/2016 Santino Pascua
425-888-8784
spascua02@fs.fed.us
Description: The project would repair storm-damaged trails and roads on Darrington District as funding is available. Repairs include trail tread and reconstruction. Road repairs include slide debris removal, drainage and embankment repairs, and reconstruction.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=49024
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - Not Applicable The project work is located throughout the Darrington District.
Glacier Peak Data Collection
CE
- Special use management Analysis Completed Expected: 06/2016 07/2016 Eric Ozog
360-691-4396
eozog@fs.fed.us
Description: Issue a special use permit for the US Geological Survey (USGS) to install temporary Global Positioning System (GPS) antennas at two headwater streams of Glacier Peak, and collect geophysical core samples around Glacier Peak.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=49030
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - Not Applicable In Glacier Peak Wilderness - temporary antennas in Dusty Creek and Chocolate Creek; core samples from the upper Suiattle River, lower White Chuck River, and near the summit area of Glacier Peak.
Gold Basin Habitat Restoration Project
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants In Progress
Scoping Start
07/14/2015
Est. Comment Period
11/2016
Expected: 01/2017 01/2017 Peter Forbes
360-436-1155 ext 248
comments-pacificnorthwest-mtbaker-snoqualmie-darrington@fs.fed.us
Description: Reduce sediment delivery from the Gold Basin slide to the S.F. Stillaguamish River to improve salmonid habitat. Includes: construction of live crib, sediment detention basins, diversion fencing, grading, large woody debris structures, & re-vegetation
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=47205
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T30N R08E Sections 13,14,23 and 24. Project is located east of Verlot in the S.F. of the Stillaguamish River basin, in the slide area across(north)from the Gold Basin campground.
Lost Creek Bridge Replacement
CE
- Road management
- Watershed management
On Hold N/A N/A Peter Wagner
360-856-2621
pswagner@fs.fed.us
Description: Replace the Lost Creek Bridge, an undersized and deteriorating timber bridge on Road #49 with a longer steel or concrete bridge. The bridge is located across Lost Creek on Road #49 in the North Fork of the Sauk River drainage.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35195
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T30N R11E Section 13 North Fork of the Sauk River drainage, Snohomish County
Mountain Loop Vegetation and Road Management
CE
- Road management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
On Hold N/A N/A Peter Forbes
360-436-1155 ext 248
pforbes@fs.fed.us
Description: Vegetation management would include pocket openings (approximately 2 acres) for scenic vistas, thinning of forest stands (approximately 27 acres) along the Mt. Loop for forest stand enhancement and removal of vegetation overhanging roads and ditches.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46955
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T31N R11E, Sections 19, 29, 30 and 32, and T30N R11E, Sections 4, 5 and 9. This project is located along Forest Service Road 20, approximately 12 to 18 miles southeast of the town of Darrington in Snohomish County, Washington.
North Cascades Mountain Goat and Climate Change Study
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Special use management
- Research
In Progress
Scoping Start
05/27/2016
Expected: 07/2016
Actual: 07/18/2016
08/2016 Phyllis Reed
360-436-2332
plreed@fs.fed.us
Description: Phase I and II: Collar up to 20 mountain goats to study population dynamics, seasonal movement and habitat use to better understand factors influencing populations, including climate change. Phase III: Install 2 SNOTEL sites to monitor weather.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=49495
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - Not Applicable Various locations on the Darrington District
North Mountain Lookout Restoration
CE
- Land ownership management
- Special use management
In Progress
Scoping Start
05/15/2015
Expected: 06/2016 06/2016 Stella Torres
360-436-2316
stellaitorres@fs.fed.us
Description: Provide a special use permit for Friends of North Mountain Lookout to repair and maintain the existing North Mountain Lookout for future recreational use in accord with the standards for structures eligible for the National Historic Register.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46958
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T33N R09E, Section 26, SE1/4 The project is located on North Mountain , accessed by road 2810, 4.5 miles north of Darrington.
S.F. Stillaguamish Vegetation Management Project
EA
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) In Progress
Scoping Start
03/01/2016
Est. Comment Period
09/2016
Expected: 04/2017 06/2017 Phyllis Reed
360-436-2332
plreed@fs.fed.us
Description: Thin second-growth forest stands within the S.F. Stillaguamish River drainage to promote forest stand structure for old-growth associated species and maintain and enhance Riparian Reserve conditions.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=48837
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - Not Applicable S.F. Stillaguamish River drainage including Canyon Creek, located east of Granite Falls
Segelsen Collaborative Vegetation and Aquatic Restoration Project
CE
- Watershed management
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Road management
In Progress
Scoping Start
03/18/2015
Expected: 08/2016 09/2016 Peter Forbes
360-436-1155 ext 248
pforbes@fs.fed.us
Description: Project would entail a 70-acre thinning with a stewardship component of drainage restoration in the Segelsen and Clear Creek drainages - see http://www.darringtoncollaborative.org/
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=49026
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Skagit. LEGAL - T33N, R09E, Sections 28 & 29 (Segelsen Thin) and T32N, R10E, Section 31, T31N, R10E, Section 6 & 7, T31N, R09E, Sections 12, 13, 23, 24, 27 (Clear Creek Road 2060) N.F. Stillaguamish drainage and Clear Creek drainage on the Darrington District
USGS Glacier Peak Seismic Monitoring Stations
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
05/15/2015
Expected: 03/2016 07/2016 Eric Ozog
360-691-4396
eozog@fs.fed.us
Description: This project would issue a 20-year permit for USGS to install and maintain four seismic monitoring stations around Glacier Peak.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46957
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T30N, R14E, Sections 24 and 29, and T30N, R12E, Section 5 and T31N, R15E, Section 5 All project sites are located in Glacier Peak Wilderness, 4 to 8 miles from the top of Glacier Peak.
White Chuck Trail Flood Repairs
CE
- Facility management On Hold N/A N/A Dawn Erickson
360-436-1155
derickson@fs.fed.us
Description: Relocation of 4 miles of the White Chuck Trail using motorized equipment in the wilderness
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T30N, R13E, S 1, 12, 13; T30N, R14E, S 19, 30 Upper White Chuck valley
Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Mt Baker Ranger District R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Canyon Creek Spur (FSR 3140) Road Repair at Mile Post 0.5
CE
- Road management In Progress
Scoping Start
03/08/2016
Expected: 08/2016 08/2016 Santino Pascua
425-888-1421
comments-pacificnorthwest-mtbaker-snoqualmie-mtbaker@fs.fed.us
Description: his project would move the road into the hillside approximately 10 feet, replace the embankment failure with riprap armored walls, replace the existing culvert, and remove debris from the road and ditch.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=48901
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - T40N; R7E; Sec. 19 This project is located at 0.5 mile on FSR 3140 in Whatcom County. The project area is approximately four miles north of Glacier, WA
Fish Fry Release into Upper Baker Lake
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
03/02/2015
Expected: 11/2016 12/2016 Jeremy Gilman
360-854-2633
comments-pacificnorthwest-mtbaker-snoqualmie-mtbaker@fs.fed.us
Description: Issue special use permit that allows development of a fish fry release site on the north side of Baker Lake
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46641
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - T38N; R9E; Sec. 33 and T37N; R9E; Sec. 4 This project is located on the north side of Baker lake in Whatcom County, WA approximately 14 miles northeast of Concrete, WA.
Glacier House Conveyance
CE
- Facility management In Progress
Scoping Start
12/16/2013
Expected: 10/2016 11/2016 Amelia Anthony
425-783-6095
asanthony@fs.fed.us
Description: This project will reduce facilities operations and maintenance costs, the number of unused facilities and administrative site maintenance backlog through the sale of one house, a detached garage and a small cement bunker on 0.51 acre of land.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44264
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - Township 39N; Range 7E; Section 6 WM This project is located within the town of Glacier in Whatcom County, WA and accessed from SR 542 and Vaughn Avenue.
Mt. Baker Outfitter and Guide Project
EA
- Special use management
- Recreation management
In Progress
Comment Period
06/08/2016
Expected: 11/2016 11/2016 Erin Uloth
360-854-2601
comments-pacificnorthwest-mtbaker-snoqualmie-mtbaker@fs.fed.us
Description: This project analyzes allocation of 28,350 service days to an outfitter-guide permit pool for use within the Mt. Baker Wilderness and Mt. Baker National Recreation Area.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=48913
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - Not Applicable Activities proposed within this project area would take place within the Mt. Baker Wilderness area and the Mt. Baker National Recreation Area. The legal description is T36N to T39N and R6E to R9E.
Mt. Baker Wilderness and National Recreation Area Outfitter and Guide Project
EA
- Special use management
- Recreation management
Cancelled N/A N/A Dave Redman
425-783-6024
dredman@fs.fed.us
Description: This project analyzes allocation of 28,350 service days to an outfitter-guide permit pool for use within the Mt. Baker Wilderness and Mt. Baker National Recreation Area.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=48883
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - Not Applicable Activities proposed within this project area would take place within the Mt. Baker Wilderness area and the Mt. Baker National Recreation Area. The legal description is T36N to T39N and R6E to R9E.
North Fork Nooksack ATM
EA
- Road management In Progress
Comment Period
02/04/2016
Expected: 09/2016 09/2016 Christopher Stewart
760-376-3781 x 683
comments-pacificnorthwest-mtbaker-snoqualmie-mtbaker@fs.fed.us
Description: This project evaluates roads within the Upper North Fork Nooksack River Watershed to balance access needs with resource protection and budget. The project will assess which roads to retain and which roads are no longer needed.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=47563
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - Portions of T38N, R7E; T39N, R7E & R8E; T40N, R6E-9E;and T41N, R7E. This project is located in Whatcom County in northwest Washington State and north, south and east of the town of Glacier.
Proposed Access Improvements, Repairs, and Sampling at the Great Excelsior Mine
EA
- Minerals and Geology On Hold N/A N/A Eric Ozog
360-691-4396
eozog@fs.fed.us
Description: Redevelop the Great Excelsior Mine in two phases in preparation for future extraction of gold and silver bearing ore.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43458
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - NW ¼ Sec. 5, and NE ¼ Sec. 6, T39N, R8E, W.M. The Great Excelsior Plan of Operation project is located in the North Cascades, approximately seven miles east of Glacier, Whatcom County, Washington, on the south side of Highway 542
Puget Sound Hydro Easement
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Sue ShermanBiery
360-854-2660
sshermanbiery@fs.fed.us
Description: The proposal is to issue a 20 year Special Use Authorization to grant access on approximately 625 feet of existing Forest Service Road 3045 from the entrance of Excelsior Campground to private property.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39908
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - T39N R8E Sec. 31 The project area lies seven miles east of Glacier, WA
South Fork Nooksack Trail Reconstruction
CE
- Recreation management On Hold N/A N/A Todd Griffin
360-677-2258
toddgriffin@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to relocate 1.2 miles of the South Fork Nooksack Trail #602 out of the floodplain and repair an additional two miles of existing trail.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39786
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - T37N, R7E, Secs. 21, 22, 27 and 34 Mt Baker Ranger District, northeast of Sedro-Woolley, WA
Swen Larsen Quarry Expansion
EA

   *NEW LISTING*
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
09/09/2016
Est. Comment Period
03/2017
Expected: 06/2017 07/2017 Todd Griffin
360-677-2258
comments-pacificnorthwest-mtbaker-snoqualmie-mtbaker@fs.fed.us
Description: Amend the existing Plan of Operations to expand the quarry by 9.98 acres on National Forest System Lands.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=50073
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Skagit, Whatcom. LEGAL - Sections 34 & 35, T38N, R6E, W.M. The project is located in the Whatcom County approximately 10 miles east-southeast of Deming, WA in Sec 34 & 35, T38N, R6E, W.M.
USGS South Cascade Glacier Research Station
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Sue ShermanBiery
360-856-5700
sshermanbiery@fs.fed.us
Description: The USFS proposes to issue a 20 year permit to USGS Ice and Climate Project, to continue the operation and maintenance of the research station at S Cascade Glacier, in the Glacier Peak Wilderness area.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42137
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Skagit. LEGAL - T33N, R13E, Sec. 2 South Cascade Glacier in the Glacier Peaks Wilderness
Wells Creek Road (FSR 33) Repair at Mile Post 6.1
CE
- Road management In Progress
Scoping Start
03/08/2016
Expected: 07/2016 07/2016 Santino Pascua
425-888-1421
comments-pacificnorthwest-mtbaker-snoqualmie-mtbaker@fs.fed.us
Description: This project would replace an embankment failure with large woody material and riprap buried to the depth of the current channel bed. This project would also reconnect the bridge approach with the road.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=48900
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - T39N; R8E; Sec. 21 This project is located at MP 6.1 on FSR 33, Wells Creek Rd, in Whatcom County. The project area is approximately eight miles east southeast of Glacier, WA
Wells Creek Road (FSR 33) Road Repair at Mile Post 5.1
CE
- Road management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2016
Expected: 09/2016 09/2016 Santino Pascua
425-888-1421
comments-pacificnorthwest-mtbaker-snoqualmie-mtbaker@fs.fed.us
Description: This project would replace riprap along the wall of the slide, bury both riprap and large woody material to the depth of the current channel bed, install a log fence in the floodplain, replace lost aggregate, and place geotextile material.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=48899
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - T39N; R8E; Sec. 16 WM This project is located at MP 5.1 on FSR 33, Wells Creek Rd, in Whatcom County. The project area is approximately eight miles east of Glacier, WA
Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, North Bend Ranger District R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Camp Brown Day Use Area trail construction
CE
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
03/30/2016
Expected: 09/2016 05/2017 Steven Johnson
360-802-5313
comments-pacificnorthwest-mtbaker-snoqualmie-snoqualmie@fs.fed.us
Description: Construct approximately 2,106 feet of trail to ADA standards that would provide an interpretive loop around the Camp Brown area and access to picnic sites and a large gravel bar
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=49136
Location: UNIT - North Bend Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - King. LEGAL - Not Applicable Camp Brown is approximately 11.4 miles up Forest Service Road 56, on NFS lands within the Middle Fork Snoqualmie River watershed
Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Skykomish Ranger District R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Communications Use Lease Renewals
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Todd Griffin
360-677-2258
toddgriffin@fs.fed.us
Description: Renew communications use lease for existing Maloney Ridge communications sites.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=16036
Location: UNIT - Skykomish Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - Sec 36, T26N, R11E Maloney Ridge, Skykomish RD, southwest of the town of Skykomish WA.
Frog Mountain and Alpine Falls Trail Construction
CE
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
09/03/2014
Expected: 10/2016 11/2016 Tom Davis
425-744-3260
tdavis@fs.fed.us
Description: Construct about 3.8mi of trail from the gravel pit on Forest Service Road 6550-610 north of Jacks Pass to the summit of Frog Mtn. Construct about 750ft of trail with viewpoints of Alpine Falls, adjacent to Hwy 2, about 6mi east of Skykomish.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44653
Location: UNIT - Skykomish Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T28N, R12E, portions of Sections 29, 30, and 31 This project is located approximately 13 miles north of State Highway 2 and the Town of Skykomish, WA.
Sultan Roads Improvement and Decommissioning Project
EA
- Watershed management
- Road management
In Progress
Comment Period
01/14/2016
Expected: 09/2016 06/2017 Joseph Neal
360-677-2209
comments-pacificnorthwest-mtbaker-snoqualmie-skykomish@fs.fed.us
Description: Project would treat and put in storage approximately 0.5 miles of Forest Service Road (FSR) 6122, decommission approximately 4.1 miles of system and non-system roads including FSRs 6100-050, 6122-115, and 6124-114, and remove a log stringer bridge.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38459
Location: UNIT - Skykomish Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - Township 29 North, Range 8 East, Sections 22, 23, and 25-28; and T29N, R9E, Sec. 30, W.M. Sultan Basin, north of the town of Sultan and just east of Spada Lake
Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, White River Ranger District R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Greenwater Access and Travel Management Project
EA
- Road management In Progress
Comment Period
04/27/2016
Expected: 11/2016 11/2016 Karen Chang
425-888-8758
comments-pacificnorthwest-mtbaker-snoqualmie-snoqualmie@fs.fed.us
Description: This project would decide which roads to retain and at what maintenance levels, and which roads are no longer needed. The project would describe treatments needed to minimize impacts to other resources and comply with laws and Forest Plan direction.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=47991
Location: UNIT - White River Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - King, Pierce. LEGAL - Not Applicable Roads are primarily in the Lower Greenwater River subwatershed and portions of the Upper White River/Silver Creek subwatershed east of Hwy 410.
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, family/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity, in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA (not all bases apply to all programs). Remedies and complaint filing deadlines vary by program or incident.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the responsible Agency or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program discrimination complaint, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html and at any USDA office or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or

(3) email: program.intake@usda.gov.

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