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):
- R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Regionwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Region)
- R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
- Umpqua National Forest, Cottage Grove Ranger District
- Umpqua National Forest, Diamond Lake Ranger District
- Umpqua National Forest, North Umpqua Ranger District
- Umpqua National Forest, Tiller Ranger District


R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Regionwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Region)
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Regional Aquatic Restoration Project
EA

   *NEW LISTING*
- Watershed management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
In Progress
Scoping Start
12/11/2017
Est. Comment Period
06/2018
Expected: 04/2019 05/2019 James Capurso
503-808-2847
jcapurso@fs.fed.us
Description: The USFS is proposing a suite of aquatic restoration activities for Region 6 to address ongoing needs, all of which have completed consultation, including activities such as fish passage restoration, wood placement, and other restoration activities.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=53001
Location: UNIT - R6 - Pacific Northwest Region All Units. STATE - Oregon, Washington. COUNTY - Baker, Benton, Clackamas, Clatsop, Columbia, Coos, Crook, Curry, Deschutes, Douglas, Gilliam, Grant, Harney, Hood River, Jackson, Jefferson, Josephine, Klamath, Lake, Lane, Lincoln, Linn, Malheur, Marion, Morrow, Multnomah, Polk, Sherman, Tillamook, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa, Wasco, Washington, Wheeler, Yamhill, Adams, Asotin, Benton, Chelan, Clallam, Clark, Columbia, Cowlitz, Douglas, Ferry, Franklin, Garfield, Grant, Grays Harbor, Island, Jefferson, King, Kitsap, Kittitas, Klickitat, Lewis, Lincoln, Mason, Okanogan, Pacific, Pend Oreille, Pierce, San Juan, Skagit, Skamania, Snohomish, Spokane, Stevens, Thurston, Wahkiakum, Walla Walla, Whatcom, Whitman, Yakima. LEGAL - Not Applicable The project will span all national forests in Region 6.
R6 - Pacific Northwest Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Forest Plan Amendments for the Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline
EIS

   *UPDATED*
- Land management planning In Progress
NOI in Federal Register
06/15/2017
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register
07/2018
Expected: 06/2019 04/2020 David Krantz
541-618-2082
dkrantz@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to amend the Land and Resource Management Plans (LRMP) for the Umpqua, Rogue River, and Winema National Forests for the proposed Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=28132
Location: UNIT - Klamath Ranger District, High Cascades Ranger District, Tiller Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Douglas, Jackson, Klamath. LEGAL - Not Applicable Umpqua NF, Rogue River NF, and Winema NF.
Umpqua National Forest, Cottage Grove Ranger District R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Calapooya Divide Integrated Project
EA
- Forest products
- Fuels management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
Comment Period
08/08/2017
Expected: 03/2018 06/2018 Meghan Mulholland
541-957-3351.
mmulholland@fs.fed.us
Description: This project is designed to improve stand health and diversity, improve fire resiliency, provide forest products and maintain/restore meadow habitats.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45988
Location: UNIT - Cottage Grove Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Lane. LEGAL - Not Applicable Project Area is within the upper portion of the Sharps Creek Watershed.
Umpqua National Forest, Diamond Lake Ranger District R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Bunker Hill Reforestation
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) In Progress
Scoping Start
12/15/2017
Expected: 01/2018 02/2018 Russell Oakes
541-498-2531
roakes@fs.fed.us
Description: Plant 74 acres of hilltop and upper hill slope with native tree species
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=53023
Location: UNIT - Diamond Lake Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Douglas. LEGAL - Not Applicable Bunker Hill, near Lemolo Lake
Umpqua National Forest, North Umpqua Ranger District R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Calf-Copeland Restoration Project
EIS

   *UPDATED*
- Watershed management
- Fuels management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
In Progress
NOI in Federal Register
08/01/2017
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register
12/2018
Expected: 10/2019 11/2019 Richard Helliwell
541-957-3337
rhelliwell@fs.fed.us
Description: This project would restore habitat for legacy trees including sugar pine, ponderosa pine and white oak and increase landscape resiliency to uncharacteristic fire, pest and pathogens.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46990
Location: UNIT - North Umpqua Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Douglas. LEGAL - Not Applicable T 26S R 1E, 2E and 3E; T27S 1E, 2E and 3E
Hemlock Lake Chalcedony Site Project
CE

   *UPDATED*
- Minerals and Geology On Hold N/A N/A Jedidiah Hancock
541-767-5010
jhancock02@fs.fed.us
Description: This project proposes to establish this rock hounding site as a community site under 36 CFR 228.64, requiring mineral permits to be able to collect at the site, restricting the site to non-mechanized equipment, and installing a bulletin board.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41103
Location: UNIT - North Umpqua Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Douglas. LEGAL - T27S, R1E section 29 Located off of Forest Sevice road 2759-680
Umpqua National Forest, Tiller Ranger District R6 - Pacific Northwest Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Fuller Bridge Relocation and Replacement Project
CE

   *UPDATED*
- Watershed management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Special use management
In Progress
Scoping Start
08/02/2017
Expected: 01/2018 06/2018 Calib Baldwin
541-825-3133
ctbaldwin@fs.fed.us
Description: Replace the existing steel framed, wood decked, mid-span bridge with a full spanning steel and concrete bridge.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=52280
Location: UNIT - Tiller Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Douglas. LEGAL - T 31S R 02W Section 11 W1/2 SW1/4 18634 Tiller Trail Highway Tiller, OR 97484
Skillem Integrated Resource Restoration Project
EA

   *UPDATED*
- Road management
- Fuels management
- Recreation management
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Watershed management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
In Progress
Scoping Start
12/03/2015
Est. Comment Period
07/2018
Expected: 09/2018 10/2018 William Reading
541-825-3140
wreading@fs.fed.us
Description: Project designed to improve water quality and aquatic habitat, maintain and improve the health of previously managed stands, lower risk of catastrophic fire, improve wildlife habitat, improve view from fire lookout, improve public safety.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=50991
Location: UNIT - Tiller Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Douglas. LEGAL - T28S R1E Sec. 25, 34-36; T28S R2E Sec. 19, 20, 28-33; T29S R1E Sec. 1-4, 9-16; T29S R2E Sec. 4-9, 18 Skillet Creek - South Umpqua River 6th field watershed. Douglas County, Oregon
Stouts Creek Fire Reforestation Project
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) Analysis Completed Expected: 12/2017
Actual: 12/13/2017
02/2018 William Reading
541-825-3140
wreading@fs.fed.us
Description: Tree planting on 3000 acres within the Stout's Creek fire footprint.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=52727
Location: UNIT - Tiller Ranger District. STATE - Oregon. COUNTY - Douglas. LEGAL - T31S R3W Sec: 12,13,24,25; T31S R2W Sec: 7-10, 17-22, 26-30, 34; T32S R2W Sec 3 Elk Creek watershed south of Tiller, Oregon in burn footprint of Stout's Creek Fire.
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