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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- Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
- Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest , Darrington Ranger District
- Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest , Mt Baker Ranger District
- Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest , Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest All Units
- 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


Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest) R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Green Mountain Lookout Removal EIS
EIS
- Regulations, Directives, Orders
- Heritage resource management
In Progress

05/02/2013
Est.
03/2014
Expected: 07/2014 09/2014 Todd Griffin
360-677-2258
toddgriffin@fs.fed.us
Description: The project proposes to relocate Green Mountain Lookout to a similar mountain top at Circle Peak, outside of Wilderness. The proposed action would also include the use of motorized equipment and mechanized transport within Glacier Peak Wilderness.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42020
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest All Units. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - Green Mountain-T32N, R12E, Section 3, W.M., Circle Peak-T32N, R11E, Section 36, W.M. The proposed action includes two project sites, Green Mountain and Circle Peak.
Invasive Plant Management
EIS
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) In Progress
NOI in Federal Register
02/28/2012
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register
07/2014
Expected: 08/2014 11/2014 Laura Potash
425-783-6043
lpotash@fs.fed.us
Description: Add 5 new elements: Treat 5250 acres with herbicide, manual, mechanical, biological methods. Add the range of herbicides, surfactants approved Regionally. Add aminopyralid. Use boom sprayers. Use Early Detection, Rapid Response for new infestations.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=34208
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest All Units. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - King, Kittitas, Pierce, Skagit, Snohomish, Whatcom. LEGAL - (Multiple sites having invasive plants now and in the expected future across the Forest.) 5250 acres of treatment across the Forest including 968 known invasive plant sites, and a total of 43 different invasive plant species.
Mt. Baker Geothermal Consent to Lease
EA
- Minerals and Geology Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2013
Expected: 03/2014 06/2014 Eric Ozog
360-691-4396
eozog@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service (FS) will determine whether to provide consent to BLM to lease nominated lands, or to lease with stipulations, or to deny from further consideration for leasing and subsequent development
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38973
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest All Units. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - T37N, R08E, sections 02, 03, 04, 08, and 09; T37R08E, sections 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, and 29. This project is located in Whatcom County in the Baker River watershed within the Skagit River Sub-basin. Nominated lands are located south of the Mt. Baker Wilderness and east of the Mt. Baker NRA.
USGS Forest-wide Special Use Permit - Stream Gauge Stations
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
03/18/2011
Expected: 05/2011 05/2011 Sue ShermanBiery
360-856-5700
sshermanbiery@fs.fed.us
Description: Install & establish a new stream gauge station on Huckleberry Cr, located adjacent to the bridge on FS Rd 7320. A 20-yr Special Use Authorization would be issued for the proposed site & existing stream gauges authorized through a MOU btwn FS and USGS
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35350
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest All Units. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Pierce, Skagit, Snohomish, Whatcom. LEGAL - Huckleberry Cr: T19N, R9E, NE 1/4 of Sec. 12, WM; Nooksack River: T40N, R7E, SE 1/4 SW 1/4 of Sec. 36; Bacon Cr: T36N, R11E, SE 1/4 of Sec. 17; Sauk: T31N, R10E, Ne 1/4 NE 1/4 of Sec. 23 New: Huckleberry Cr, on left bank approx. 1.5 mi downstream from White River; Existing: NF Nooksack near Glacier, WA; Bacon Cr below Oakes Cr near Marblemount, WA; Sauk above Whitechuck River.
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 In Progress
Scoping Start
03/08/2011
Expected: 06/2015 06/2016 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
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.
Green Hope Mine Operation Plan and Helicopter Access
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
03/08/2011
Expected: 07/2014 09/2014 Todd Griffin
360-677-2258
toddgriffin@fs.fed.us
Description: Analyze and approve the Operational Plan for the Green Hope Mine which includes a helicopter drop point on closed Road 1870, equipment storage and removal of locatable minerals with motorized equipment.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35198
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T33N R08E Section 26 Swede Creek, N.F. of the Stillaguamish River
Lost Creek Bridge Replacement
CE
- Road management
- Watershed management
In Progress
Scoping Start
03/08/2011
Expected: 07/2014 09/2014 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
Skaglund Road 18 Reciprocal Easement Exchange
CE
- Road management
- Special use management
In Progress
Scoping Start
05/15/2002
Expected: 06/2014 06/2014 Eric Ozog
360-691-4396
eozog@fs.fed.us
Description: Exchange easements between the Forest Service (FS) and Steve Skaglund on 0.8 miles of Forest Road 18. Mr. Skaglund would be granted easement on the road from milepost 0.0 to 0.5, and the FS easement on the road from milepost 0.5 to 0.8.
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T32N, R8E, Section 1 and T32N, R9E, Section 6 The Skaglund Road 18 begins from the County owned Swede Heaven Road, approximately 1.7 miles north of State Route 530 (at Whitehorse) and approximately 8 miles northwest of Darrington.
Sulphur Creek Campground Restoration
CE
- Recreation management
- Watershed management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
In Progress
Scoping Start
05/10/2013
Expected: 08/2014 10/2014 Phyllis Reed
360-436-2332
plreed@fs.fed.us
Description: Provides for the clean-up and reconfiguration of access in Sulphur Cr. Campground after 10 years of no drivable access due to flood damage. The project would restore floodplain processes and conditions along known fish spawning and rearing habitat.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42123
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T32N R12E Section 24 The project is located within the Suiattle River drainage at Mile Post 22.8 of USFS Road #26.
Verizon Communication Permit Amendment
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
05/10/2013
Expected: 06/2014 07/2014 Eric Ozog
360-691-4396
eozog@fs.fed.us
Description: Verizon Wireless (VW) proposes to add alternative energy source components of solar and wind power for the existing VW communication site located on Seglesen Ridge of the Darrington Ranger District.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42101
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Skagit. LEGAL - T33N R09E Section 30 The project is located approximately 6 air miles northwest of Darrington, Washington.
Weden Creek Trail Flood Repairs
CE
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
09/15/2011
Expected: 10/2014 06/2015 Carol Gladsjo
360-436-2316
cgladsjo@fs.fed.us
Description: Construct 0.5 mile of the Weden trail to replace flood damaged portions of the trail. The trail relocation would begin north of the clay slide on the county road to Monte Cristo, with construction upslope of the county road.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37259
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T31N R11E, Sec. 7 S.F. of the Sauk River drainage, Weeden Creek
White Chuck Bench Trail Repair and Reconstruction
CE
- Recreation management In Progress

05/22/2013
Expected: 04/2014 06/2014 Carol Gladsjo
360-436-2316
cgladsjo@fs.fed.us
Description: Repair and reconstruct the White Chuck Bench Trail (#731) that was damaged in both the 2003 and 2007 floods. Repair work includes relocation and reconstruction at multiple locations from several hundred feet to over 1 mile in length.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=31043
Location: UNIT - Darrington Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T31N R11E Sec 15, 16, 17 and 18 Lower White Chuck River valley
White Chuck Trail Flood Repairs
CE
- Facility management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
06/2015
Expected: 06/2016 06/2016 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
Bayview Campground Redevelopment and Expansion
EA
- Facility management
- Recreation management
In Progress
Scoping Start
03/10/2014
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
07/2014
Expected: 09/2014 04/2015 Ann Dunphy
360-856-5700
adunphy@fs.fed.us
Description: This project would occur in two phases. Phase 1 would rehabilitate and reconstruct the Bayview North Group campsite an the 28 acre Bayview South Campground. Phase 2 would expand Bayview South Campground adding single, host, multiple and group sites.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43948
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - Township T37N; Range 9E; Section 19 This project is located on the west side of Baker Lake in Whatcom County WA, approximately 30 miles northeast of Sedro-Woolley, WA and is accessed by Forest Road (FR) 1122 from the Baker Lake Highway.
Depression Lake Improvements
EA
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
03/14/2014
Est. Comment Period Public Notice
11/2014
Expected: 03/2015 05/2015 Ann Dunphy
360-856-5700
adunphy@fs.fed.us
Description: The proposed action is to replace a wooden toilet that was removed due to disrepair and install an accessible toilet at this site and provide additional resource protection measures as needed.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43954
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - Township 37N; Range 8E; Section 25 WM This project is located approximately 9 miles north of Concrete, WA and is accessed from East Bank (FR1106) and Depression Lake (FR1106011) roads.
Glacier Lodge Access
CE
- Road management On Hold N/A N/A Forrest Shoemaker
360-856-5700
fshoemaker@fs.fed.us
Description: Issue road easement on approximately 150' of Forest Road.
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - T. 39 N., R. 7 E., NW, NW Section 8. Approximately 1/2 mile east of Glacier, WA on State Route 542.
Hannegan Pass Road (FR 32)Winter Closure
EA
- Road management In Progress
Scoping Start
03/14/2014
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
09/2014
Expected: 01/2015 09/2016 Otis Allen
360-856-5700
oallen@fs.fed.us
Description: Change the existing road designation on Hannegan Pass Road from an open year round to an annual winter closure from November 1 to March 31. Maintain or improve existing winter recreation opportunities.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43953
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - Township 40N; Range 9E; Section 31WM This project is located approximately 11 miles east of Glacier, WA and is accessed from SR 542.
Little Sandy Creek Fish Barrier Replacement Project
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants In Progress

01/29/2014
Expected: 03/2014 10/2014 Jeremy Gilman
360-854-2633
jmgilman@fs.fed.us
Description: Replace three culverts in the Baker Lake Basin to provide access to upstream rearing and spawning habitat for known Coho salmon and Coastal Cutthroat Trout populations in the Little Sandy Creek drainage.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43502
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - Township 37N; Range 9E; Section 7 W.M. The project is located approximately 24 miles northeast of Sedro-Woolley, Washington. The sites are near MP 17.4 and 17.9 on Baker Lake Highway, and MP 0.9 on Forest Service Road 1123.
Panorama Point Boat Launch Improvements
EA
- Recreation management
- Facility management
Cancelled N/A N/A Ann Dunphy
360-856-5700
adunphy@fs.fed.us
Description: Cancelled due to duplication with project #43973.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43941
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - Township 37N; Range 9E; Section 5 WM This project is located in Whatcom County, WA approximately 13 miles north of Concrete, WA and is accessed from the Baker Lake Highway.
Panorama Point Boat Launch Improvements
EA
- Facility management
- Recreation management
In Progress
Scoping Start
03/03/2014
Est. Comment Period Public Notice
01/2015
Expected: 04/2015 04/2015 Ann Dunphy
360-856-5700
adunphy@fs.fed.us
Description: Improve and maintain boat launching capabilities, provide improved toilet facilities and increase parking capacity to improve visitor safety at the Panorama Point boat launch.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43973
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Whatcom. LEGAL - Township 37N; Range 9E; Section 5 WM This project is approximately 13 miles north of Concrete, WA and is accessed from the Baker Lake Highway.
Proposed Access Improvements, Repairs, and Sampling at the Great Excelsior Mine
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
12/27/2013
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
04/2014
Expected: 06/2014 07/2014 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
Sauk Mtn Tripartite Land Exchange
CE
- Land acquisition Analysis Completed Expected: 03/2014
Actual: 03/21/2014
04/2014 Theresa Mathis
360-854-2632
tjmathis@fs.fed.us
Description: The proposed action is to exchange an equal value of National Forest timber for two parcels of land approximating 78 acres
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42246
Location: UNIT - Mt Baker Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Skagit. LEGAL - SE 1/4 of the NW 1/4 of Section 14; T35N; 9E; WM and a portion of Section 15; T35N; R9E;WM The two parcels are located within 1/2 mile of each other in the North Cascades approximately 30 miles east of Sedro-Woolley and 20 miles north of Darrington, in Skagit County, WA
South Fork Nooksack Trail Reconstruction
CE
- Recreation management On Hold N/A N/A Otis Allen
360-856-5700
oallen@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
USGS South Cascade Glacier Research Station
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
05/10/2013
Expected: 06/2014 06/2014 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
Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest , Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest All Units R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Frontier Communications Site Lease Reissuance
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
11/02/2010
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice
12/2013
Expected: 01/2014 01/2014 Todd Griffin
360-677-2258
toddgriffin@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to reissue a lease to Frontier Communications to operate and maintain its communication site(s) located on NFS (National Forest System) lands for a 20 year term.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43131
Location: UNIT - Skykomish Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - King. LEGAL - Not Applicable Frontier Communications maintains three communication sites, identified as Delberts Ridge (Sec.16, T26N, R13E), Maloney Mountain (Sec.12, T25N, R11E, and Stevens Pass (Section 14, T26, R13)
Middle Fork Recreation Hub Project
CE
- Recreation management In Progress

10/23/2013
Expected: 06/2014 06/2014 Steven Johnson
360-802-5313
stevenljohnson@fs.fed.us
Description: Construct 1700' trail to Otter Falls. Construct 1.3mi Garfield Ledges trail starting at intersection of Rd 56/5640. Construct trail Mid Fork trailhead (TH) to Taylor R. bridge; add picnic sites.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42626
Location: UNIT - North Bend Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - King. LEGAL - T24N, R10E, N ½ S22 Adjacent to Middle Fork Snoqualmie River and Forest Service Road 56
Snoqualmie Lake trailhead improvements
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
09/25/2013
Expected: 06/2014 07/2014 Steven Johnson
360-802-5313
stevenljohnson@fs.fed.us
Description: Reconstruct the Snoqualmie Lake TH with additional and improved parking and add a toilet
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44294
Location: UNIT - North Bend Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - King. LEGAL - T24N, R10E, SW ¼ Section 5 The Snoqualmie Lake Trailhead is located at the end of Forest Service Road 5640 in the Middle Fork Snoqualmie River corridor
Stevens Pass Phase 3
EA
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
09/10/2013
Est. Comment Period Public Notice
12/2013
Expected: 02/2014 07/2014 Barry Collins
360-677-2239
bcollins@fs.fed.us
Description: Stevens Pass Mountain Resort wishes to develop additional downhill mountain bike trails and skills parks, replace two chairlifts, add parking on the north side of US Highway 2, and remove a gun mount (formerly used for avalance control).
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42769
Location: UNIT - Skykomish Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Chelan, King. LEGAL - Township 26N, Range 14E, Section 14 Stevens Pass Mountain Restort is adjacent to US Highway 2 at the Cascade crest, 65 miles east of Everett, WA.
Sultan Roads Improvement and Decomissioning Project
EA
- Watershed management
- Road management
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
04/02/2014
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
06/2014
Expected: 09/2014 06/2015 Rachel Lipsky
425-888-8750
rslipsky@fs.fed.us
Description: 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. 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 , North Bend Ranger District R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Denny Creek and Franklin Falls Traihead and Trail Reconstruction
EA
- Recreation management In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
08/08/2012
Expected: 09/2013 10/2013 Rachel Lipsky
425-888-8750
rslipsky@fs.fed.us
Description: The project would enlarge and better define existing parking facilities at the Denny Creek and Franklin Falls Trailheads, close access to some roads around the trailheads, and reconstruct flood damaged portions of the Franklin Falls Trail.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37251
Location: UNIT - North Bend Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - King. LEGAL - Section 8, T22N, R11E Just NE of Exit 42 from Interstate 90 (18 miles East of North Bend, WA)
Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest , Skykomish Ranger District R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Forest Road 6122 Culvert and Stockpile Project
CE
- Road management In Progress

10/15/2012
Expected: 04/2014 10/2014 Eric Ozog
360-691-4396
eozog@fs.fed.us
Description: Install two relief culverts above existing culverts within the prism of Forest Road 6122. Remove up to 6,100 cubic yards of excess road fill material from the two culvert crossings and pile the material in an existing clearing adjacent to the road.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40502
Location: UNIT - Skykomish Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Snohomish. LEGAL - T29N, R9E, Section 29-30 Forest Road 6122 near Spada Lake
Skykomish Communications Site Lease Reissues
CE
- Special use management In Progress

07/01/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Todd Griffin
360-677-2258
toddgriffin@fs.fed.us
Description: Reissue expired special use permits for continuing operations and maintenance at eight communication facilities on the Skykomish Ranger
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=32251
Location: UNIT - Skykomish Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - King, Snohomish. LEGAL - SW1/4 S36, T26N, R11E; NE1/4 S12, T25N, R11E; SE1/4 S11 and NE1/4 S14, T26N, R13; NE1/4 S14, T26N, R13E;SW1/4 S36, T26N, R11E; NW1/4 S16, T26N, R13E; and NE1/4 S14, T26N, R13E, W.M Various locations on the Skykomish Ranger District
Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest , White River Ranger District R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Ranger Creek Airstrip Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management Analysis Completed Expected: 09/2013
Actual: 04/02/2014
05/2014 Nikolai Ferrell
425-888-8770
nferrell@fs.fed.us
Description: Renew the existing special use permit for the airstrip operated and maintained by Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT).
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39936
Location: UNIT - White River Ranger District. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - Pierce. T18N, R10E, section 27
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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.