Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA)

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- Siuslaw National Forest , Central Coast Ranger District/Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area
- Siuslaw National Forest , Hebo Ranger District
- Siuslaw National Forest , Siuslaw National Forest All Units


Siuslaw National Forest , Central Coast Ranger District/Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
2013 Special Use Authorization Projects (Camp Cleawox Amendment)
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
09/30/2013
Expected: 06/2014 07/2014 John Harper
541-271-6023 or 541-271-6000
comments-pacificnorthwest-siuslaw-centralcoast@fs.fed.us
Description: Amend for two new kayak storage buildings at existing Girl Scout camp under an existing authorization.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42932
Location: UNIT - Central Coast Ranger District/Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - T19S, R12W, Section 10, W.M., Lane County, Oregon within existing authorized Camp Cleawox, south of Florence, Oregon
2013 Special Use Authorization Projects (Conger Road)
CE
- Special use management
- Road management
In Progress
Scoping Start
09/30/2013
Expected: 06/2014 07/2014 John Harper
541-271-6023 or 541-271-6000
comments-pacificnorthwest-siuslaw-centralcoast@fs.fed.us
Description: Issue a new authorization for proposed road access to private land.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42934
Location: UNIT - Central Coast Ranger District/Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Douglas. LEGAL - T21S, R11W, Section 28, W.M., Douglas County, Oregon From Forest Road 41 a short distance accross section line onto private land in section 29
2013 Special Use Authorization Projects (reissue 18 authorizations)
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
09/30/2013
Expected: 06/2014 07/2014 John Harper
541-271-6023 or 541-271-6000
comments-pacificnorthwest-siuslaw-centralcoast@fs.fed.us
Description: Issue 18 authorizations to replace existing and/or expired authorizations for: power and water transmission lines, military, roads, and livestock areas.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42931
Location: UNIT - Central Coast Ranger District/Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Benton, Coos, Douglas, Lane, Lincoln. LEGAL - Not Applicable Various locations within the Central Coast Ranger District--Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area.
2014 Lakeside Fiber Optic Authorization
CE
- Special use management
- Land ownership management
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2014
Expected: 05/2014 05/2014 John Harper
541-271-6023 or 541-271-6000
comments-pacificnorthwest-siuslaw-centralcoast@fs.fed.us
Description: Issue new authorization for placing fiber optic cable on existing utility poles servicing City of Lakeside.
Location: UNIT - Central Coast Ranger District/Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Coos. LEGAL - T23S, R13W, Section 13, W.M., Coos County, Oregon National Forest System lands within existing powerline corridor beginning along Wildwood Drive heading north then crossing country east to private lands servicing City of Lakeside.
Alsea River Boat Ramp Project
CE
- Facility management
- Recreation management
- Watershed management
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2014
Expected: 05/2014 08/2014 Justin Fenton
541-563-8423
jfenton@fs.fed.us
Description: The project proposes to repair three boat ramps located at Blackberry Campground, Ermie Walters, and Rivers Edge. This project would temporarily close access to the Alsea River at these locations while the work is being completed.
Location: UNIT - Central Coast Ranger District/Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lincoln. LEGAL - Not Applicable The location can be found at the following township, range and sections. Blackberry Campground: T14S R9W S7; Ermie Walters: T14S R10W S13; and Riveredge: T14S R9W S5.
Archie Knowles Campground Decommissioning
EA
- Facility management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Recreation management
Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2014
Expected: 10/2014 10/2014 Angela Morris
541-271-6040
comments-pacificnorthwest-siuslaw-centralcoast@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to decommision Archie Knowles Campground including removal of existing infrasturcute and restoration activities for Coho habitat in Knowles Creek.
Location: UNIT - Central Coast Ranger District/Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - Township 18 South, Range 9 West, Section 8; Willamette Meriidian, Lane County, Oregon. Archie Knowles Campground, Lane County, Oregon
Millwright Beaver Landscape Management Project
EA
- Forest products
- Watershed management
- Road management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
03/14/2014
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
05/2014
Expected: 06/2014 07/2014 Jack Sleeper
541-563-8424
comments-pacificnorthwest-siuslaw-centralcoast@fs.fed.us
Description: This project includes actions that would thin young, dense conifer stands less than 80 years old; enhance fish and wildlife habitats; repair, store, or decommission roads; and treat invasive plants.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40473
Location: UNIT - Central Coast Ranger District/Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lincoln. LEGAL - Multiple sections in Township 12 South, Ranges 10 and 11 West; and Township 13 South, Range 11 West; Willamette Meridian; Lincoln County, OR. The project area encompases the Beaver Creek watershed, and portions of the Mill Creek, Wright Creek, and Drift Creek watersheds.
Shotpouch and Sugarbowl County Road Rehabilitation Project
CE
- Watershed management In Progress
Scoping Start
03/21/2014
Expected: 04/2014 05/2014 Michael Brouwer
541-962-8536
comments-pacificnorthwest-siuslaw-centralcoast@fs.fed.us
Description: Objectives of the project include minimizing potential adverse impacts to water quality and fish habitat by reducing the risk of road or culvert fill failures; discouraging motorized vehicle traffic; and increasing trail opportunities.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44047
Location: UNIT - Central Coast Ranger District/Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lincoln. LEGAL - T.12S., R.8W., Sections 11 and 14 The Shotpouch road (County road 548) project segment would include the portion on National Forest System (NFS) lands from T12S R8W section line between sections 11 & 14
Siuslaw National Forest , Hebo Ranger District R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Cascade Head Scenic Research Area View Point and Interpretive Site Project
EA
- Watershed management
- Land ownership management
- Facility management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Recreation management
- Special area management
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
03/05/2014
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
04/2014
Expected: 05/2014 07/2014 Rondall Hudson
775-778-6122
comments-pacificnorthwest-siuslaw-hebo@fs.fed.us
Description: The Siuslaw National Forest proposes to construct an interpretative day use facility within the boundaries of Cascade Head Scenic-Research Area (CHSRA). Development would include a vault toilet, parking and a short trail.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43151
Location: UNIT - Hebo Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Tillamook. LEGAL - R10W, T6S Section 25 Adjacent to Hwy 101 and Fraser Road north of Lincoln City.
East Beaver LWD Project
CE
- Watershed management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
In Progress
Scoping Start
08/01/2012
Expected: 06/2014 07/2014 David Skelton
503-392-5113
comments-pacificnorthwest-siuslaw-hebo@fs.fed.us
Description: The Hebo Ranger District proposes to provide ~ 180 trees ranging from a DBH of 24-32 inches from mature stands on National Forest System Lands to the Bureau of Land Management )BLM). These will be placed into East Beaver Creek for aquatic restoration
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40103
Location: UNIT - Hebo Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Tillamook. LEGAL - T 3S, R 10W sections 15, 23, 24, 26, 27, 33 and 34. Trees are primarily located along FS roads 1004, 1004-112, 1004-113, and 1106.
Rocky Bend & Castle Rock Campground Decommissioning
EA
- Recreation management
- Watershed management
- Facility management
In Progress
Scoping Start
09/20/2013
Est. Comment Period Public Notice
06/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 Joseph Cleveland
503-392-5118
comments-pacificnorthwest-siuslaw-hebo@fs.fed.us
Description: The Hebo Ranger is proposing to decommission Rocky Bend and Castle Rock Campgrounds. All infrastructure will be removed. Rocky Bend Campground is located on Upper Nestucca River Road, and Castle Rock is located on Oregon Highway 22.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42651
Location: UNIT - Hebo Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Tillamook. LEGAL - 4S,7W Section 7 & 4S, 9W Section 32 Rocky Bend Campground is located on Blaine Road east of Beaver. Castle Rock Campground is located on Highway 22 about 6 miles east of Hebo.
South Nestucca Restoration Project
EA
- Forest products
- Road management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Land management planning
In Progress
Scoping Start
08/08/2012
Est. Comment Period Public Notice
05/2014
Expected: 08/2014 09/2014 Wayne Patterson
503-392-5136
comments-pacificnorthwest-siuslaw-hebo@fs.fed.us
Description: Thinning previously burned and planted or clear-cut and planted stands using commercial or noncommercial methods. About 1,015 acres of 28-50 year old plantations and 1,311 acres of 76-100 year old plantations of off-site genetic stock.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39933
Location: UNIT - Hebo Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Tillamook, Yamhill. LEGAL - (T 3S, R 9, 10 W) (T4S, R 8, 9, 10 W) T5S, R 8,9,10 W) Hebo Ranger District about 80 miles NW of Corvallis.
Siuslaw National Forest , Siuslaw National Forest All Units R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
10C Designated Routes Project
EIS
- Recreation management
- Land management planning
In Progress
DEIS NOA in Federal Register
10/26/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
05/2014
Expected: 06/2014 07/2014 Angela Morris
541-271-6040
comments-pacificnorthwest-siuslaw-centralcoast@fs.fed.us
Description: Designating motorized vehicle routes in the 10C Management Area of the Oregon Dunes NRA.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=34220
Location: UNIT - Central Coast Ranger District/Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Coos, Douglas, Lane. LEGAL - T22S, R13W, Sec 23, 24, 25, 26, 35, 36; T23S, R13W, Sec 23, 26, 34; T24S, R13W, Sec 3, 9, 10, 15, 16, 21, 22, 27, 29, 33,34; T19S, R12W, Sec 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, 17, 16, 20, 21, 28, 29, 32, 33 National Forest System lands in the Central Coast Ranger District-Oregon Dunes NRA
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