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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- R8 - Southern Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
- Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
- Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide)
- Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests , Blueridge Ranger District
- Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests , Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest All Units
- Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests , Chattooga River Ranger District
- Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests , Conasauga Ranger District
- Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests , Oconee Ranger District


R8 - Southern Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Chattooga River Boating Access
EA
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
07/24/2013
Est. Comment Period Public Notice
06/2014
Expected: 11/2014 11/2014 James Knibbs
803-561-4078
jknibbs@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to establish access points for boaters on the Chattooga Wild and Scenic River within the boundaries of three National Forests (Chattahoochee, Nantahala and Sumter).
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42568
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District, Nantahala Ranger District, Andrew Pickens Ranger District. STATE - Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina. COUNTY - Jackson, Macon, Oconee, Rabun. LEGAL - Not Applicable Access points for boaters:Nantahala RD - Green Creek; Norton Mill and Bull Pen Bridge; Chattooga River RD - Burrells Ford Bridge; and, Andrew Pickens RD - Lick Log.
Limits of Stay at Appalachian National Scenic Trail Shelters and Designated Campsites
EA
- Recreation management In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
08/16/2013
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
03/2014
Expected: 05/2014 06/2014 Michelle Mitchell
404-347-1749
michellemitchell@fs.fed.us
Description: The Southern Region of the Forest Service is proposing to change its limits of stay at shelters and designated dispersed campsites along the Appalachian National Scenic Trail on several forests of the Southern Region.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41489
Location: UNIT - Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest All Units, Cherokee National Forest All Units, George Washington and Jefferson National Forest All Units, Pisgah Ranger District. STATE - Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia. COUNTY - Appling. Chattahoochee National Forest, Cherokee National Forest , Pisgah National Forest, George Washington and Jefferson National Forest
Southern Region Caves and Mine Closures
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants In Progress
Scoping Start
04/02/2014
Expected: 05/2014 05/2014 Dennis Krusac
404-347-4338
dkrusac@fs.fed.us
Description: The purpose of the action is to close caves and mines to minimize the transmission potential of white nose syndrome and for the protection of associated wildlife species.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44053
Location: UNIT - National Forests in Alabama All Units, Daniel Boone National Forest All Units, Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest All Units, Cherokee National Forest All Units, National Forests In Florida All Units, Kisatchie National Forest All Units, National Forests In Mississippi All Units, George Washington and Jefferson National Forest All Units, Ouachita National Forest All Units, Ozark-St. Francis National Forest All Units, National Forests In North Carolina All Units, Francis Marion and Sumter National Forest All Units, National Forests In Texas All Units, Savannah River Natural Resource Management and Res All Units, Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area All Units. STATE - Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia. COUNTY - Cherokee, Covington, Hale, Lawrence, Macon, Lake, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, Chattooga, Murray, Oglethorpe, Jackson, Morgan, Whitley, Natchitoches, Vernon, Winn, Chickasaw, Pontotoc, Craven, Randolph, Berkeley, Edgefield, Newberry, Cocke, Monroe, Unicoi, Angelina, Nacogdoches, San Augustine, Ashley, Benton, Montgomery, Botetourt, Charlotte, Roanoke, Shenandoah, Roanoke. LEGAL - Not Applicable National Forest Systems lands: KY, VA, TN, NC, SC, MS, AL, GA, FL, LA, TX, AR, OK
Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest) R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Add new standards and modify existing standards of the 2004 Chatt-Oconee LRMP
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Land management planning In Progress
Scoping Start
04/23/2014
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice
05/2014
Expected: 08/2014 09/2014 Michael Joyce
770-297-3032
mjoyce@fs.fed.us
Description: The proposal would include the addition of eight new standards and modifications to two existing standards in the LRMP.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44342
Location: UNIT - Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest All Units. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Chattahoochee, Oconee. LEGAL - Not Applicable Forest-wide, Georgia
Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests, Occurring in more than one District (excluding Forestwide) R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Sale of Buildings and Site Acerage for the Brasstown and Holly Creek Work Centers
CE
- Land ownership management On Hold N/A N/A Joni Wheeler
770-297-3063
jwheeler@fs.fed.us
Description: The operation of these two specific work center sites is becoming physically and financially inefficient. The Forest Service no longer uses the Holly Creek Work Center.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=19294
Location: UNIT - Blueridge Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Gilmer, Union. Gilmer/Union Counties, GA
Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests , Blueridge Ranger District R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
04-102 - Special Use Road Easement (Thomas Dyer)
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2014
Expected: 07/2014 12/2014 Joni Wheeler
770-297-3063
jwheeler@fs.fed.us
Description: Special use permit - road easement.
Location: UNIT - Blueridge Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Lumpkin. Lumpkin County, GA
04-172 - Civil Air Patrol - Repeater at Black Mtn. - SUP
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
09/2013
Expected: 11/2013 12/2013 Joni Wheeler
770-297-3063
jwheeler@fs.fed.us
Description: Civil Air Patrol - Repeater at Black Mtn. - SUP
Location: UNIT - Blueridge Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Fannin. Fannin County, Georgia
04-180 - Staten Boat Dock - Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management In Progress

11/21/2010
Expected: 03/2014 04/2014 Jake Cowart
706-745-6928 ext 119
jcowart@fs.fed.us
Description: Request for an authorization to use NFS lands for mooring of and access to a single slip boat dock and attached sun deck extension with electrical service located within the Skytop subdivision in Fannin County, Georgia on Lake Blue Ridge.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=34210
Location: UNIT - Blueridge Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Fannin. Fannin County, Georgia
04-182 - Dockery Creek Road FLPMA Road Use - SUP
CE
- Special use management In Progress

06/08/2012
Expected: 03/2014 04/2014 Jake Cowart
706-745-6928 ext 119
jcowart@fs.fed.us
Description: Dockery Creek Homeowners Association (HA) has requested authorization to use a section of non-system road that crosses approximately 1,100 feet of NFS land beyond the county maintained portion of Dockery Creek Road in Union County, GA. historically
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=34242
Location: UNIT - Blueridge Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Union. Union County, Georgia
04-183 - Disposal of the Toccoa Work Center Complex in Blue Ridge, Georgia
CE
- Land ownership management In Progress

03/11/2011
Expected: 09/2014 12/2014 Alton Foster
770-297-3062
altonfoster@fs.fed.us
Description: This conveyance authority was created to improve Forest Service operations and provide benefits to the public. The work center site became excess several years ago due to district consolidations.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35036
Location: UNIT - Blueridge Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Fannin. Fannin County, Georgia
04-197 - Surf Blue Ridge LLC Outfitter/Guide Permit
CE
- Special use management In Progress

04/27/2011
Expected: 05/2014 06/2014 Jake Cowart
706-745-6928 ext 119
jcowart@fs.fed.us
Description: Various special use permits on the Blue Ridge Ranger District.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35903
Location: UNIT - Blueridge Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Fannin. Fannin County, Georgia
04-214 - A Step Above Stables Equestrian Guide Permit
CE
- Special use management In Progress

06/15/2012
Expected: 04/2014 05/2014 Jake Cowart
706-745-6928 ext 119
jcowart@fs.fed.us
Description: A special use permit for the use of NFS lands in the Mauney Rd area in Union County to conduct guided equestrian trips.The activity would consist of groups of up to 10 individuals riding directly from the stable to NFS land via South Mauney Rd.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38404
Location: UNIT - Blueridge Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Union. Union County, Georgia
Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests , Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest All Units R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
01-131 - Fishers Chapel Project
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress

07/01/2013
Expected: 07/2014 01/2015 Danny Skojac
706-695-6736
dskojac@fs.fed.us
Description: The Fishers Chapel Project Area consists of five (5) individually mapped stands currently identified as loblolly or shortleaf pine forest types.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42164
Location: UNIT - Conasauga Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Chattooga. LEGAL - Not Applicable Chattooga County, Georgia
01-133 Road/trail decommissioning; trail seasonal closures
EA
- Recreation management In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
02/21/2014
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
04/2014
Expected: 05/2014 07/2014 Karen Larsen
706-695-6736
kalarsen@fs.fed.us
Description: Road/trail decommissioning; trail seasonal closures
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43562
Location: UNIT - Conasauga Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Fannin, Murray. LEGAL - Not Applicable Fannin and Murray Counties, Georgia
01-134 2014 TSI Project
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Forest products
In Progress
Scoping Start
02/06/2014
Expected: 05/2014 07/2014 Danny Skojac
706-695-6736
dskojac@fs.fed.us
Description: 2014 TSI Project
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43564
Location: UNIT - Conasauga Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Floyd, Gordon. LEGAL - Not Applicable Floyd and Gordon Counties, Georgia
01-135 Cohutta Springs Outfitter-Guide SUP
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2014
Expected: 05/2014 07/2014 Jerome Bennett
706-695-6736 ext 101
jeromebennett@fs.fed.us
Description: Cohutta Springs Outfitter-Guide SUP
Location: UNIT - Conasauga Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Murray. LEGAL - Not Applicable Murray County, Georgia
01-136 Back Country Horsemen of North Georgia Benefit Poker Ride - SUP
CE
- Special use management Cancelled N/A N/A Jerome Bennett
706-695-6736 ext 101
jeromebennett@fs.fed.us
Description: Back Country Horsemen of North Georgia Benefit Poker Ride - SUP
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43566
Location: UNIT - Conasauga Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Fannin. LEGAL - Not Applicable Fannin County, Georgia
01-137 Upper West Armuchee Creek Watershed Project
EA

   *NEW LISTING*
- Watershed management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
05/2014
Expected: 07/2015 04/2017 Danny Skojac
706-695-6736
dskojac@fs.fed.us
Description: Upper West Armuchee Creek Watershed Project
Location: UNIT - Conasauga Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Walker, Whitfield. LEGAL - Not Applicable Walker and Whitfield Counties, Georgia
04-219 - Rich Mountain WMA Habitat Improvement
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
04/2014
Expected: 08/2014 09/2014 James Wentworth
706-745-6928
jwentworth@fs.fed.us
Description: Rich Mountain WMA Habitat Improvement
Location: UNIT - Blueridge Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Gilmer. LEGAL - Not Applicable Gilmer County, Georgia
04-223 Fishhook Point Boat Dock Permits
CE
- Special use management Analysis Completed Expected: 03/2014
Actual: 04/02/2014
04/2014 Jake Cowart
706-745-6928 ext 119
jcowart@fs.fed.us
Description: Special Use Permit for Boat Dock at Fishhook Point.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43038
Location: UNIT - Blueridge Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Fannin. LEGAL - Not Applicable Fannin County, Georgia
04-224 FY 2014 Prescribe Burning Project
CE
- Fuels management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress

10/21/2013
Expected: 04/2014 05/2014 Jason Demas
706-745-6928 ext105
jdemas@fs.fed.us
Description: FY 2014 Prescribe Burning Project
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43039
Location: UNIT - Blueridge Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Lumpkin, Union. LEGAL - Not Applicable Lumpkin and Union Counties, Georgia
04-225 Appalachian Trail Reroute - Grassy Gap
CE
- Recreation management In Progress

12/17/2013
Expected: 04/2014 05/2014 Virgil Morris
706-745-6928
vcmorris@fs.fed.us
Description: The purpose of this project is to reduce impacts that residential development have made to the view shed along the trail corridor and provide for a more enjoyable trail experience.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43175
Location: UNIT - Blueridge Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Lumpkin, Union. LEGAL - Not Applicable Lumpkin and Union Counties, GA
04-226 Dockery Lake Canoe Launch Improvements
CE
- Recreation management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
06/2014
Expected: 08/2014 09/2014 Virgil Morris
706-745-6928
vcmorris@fs.fed.us
Description: Dockery Lake Canoe Launch Improvements
Location: UNIT - Blueridge Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Lumpkin. LEGAL - Not Applicable Lumpkin County, Georgia
04-227 FY14 Road Stream Crossing Improvement Project
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Watershed management In Progress
Scoping Start
04/07/2014
Est. 215 Comment Period Legal Notice
05/2014
Expected: 06/2014 08/2014 Denise Bailey
706-745-6928
dabailey@fs.fed.us
Description: The purpose of this project is to improve adverse impacts to aquatic habitat, water quality, stream channels and flood plains.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44341
Location: UNIT - Blueridge Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Lumpkin, Union. LEGAL - Not Applicable Lumpkin and Union Counties, Georgia
06-147 - LaCount Access Request - SUP
CE
- Special use management In Progress

01/28/2013
Expected: 03/2014 05/2014 Blaine Boydstun
706-754-6221
bboydstun@fs.fed.us
Description: LaCount Access Request - Special Use Permit
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=33218
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Habersham. Habersham County, Georgia
06-168 Energy Way Corporation Access Request - SUP
CE
- Special use management In Progress

07/30/2013
Expected: 03/2014 05/2014 Blaine Boydstun
706-754-6221
bboydstun@fs.fed.us
Description: A permit has been requested to access private property via National Forest System lands in northeastern Habersham County, Georgia. access road is approx. two miles south of Tallulah Falls via U.S. Hwy. 23/441 to County Road 385-Tugaloo Village Rd.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42511
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Rabun. LEGAL - Not Applicable Rabun County, Georgia
06-169 Walker Access Request - SUP
CE
- Special use management In Progress

07/30/2013
Expected: 03/2014 05/2014 Blaine Boydstun
706-754-6221
bboydstun@fs.fed.us
Description: A permit has been requested to access private property via NFS lands in eastern Habersham County, Georgia. The proposed route of access would follow an existing gravel road that has been in use for many years. The right-of-way is approx. 365' x 10'.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42512
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Habersham. LEGAL - Not Applicable .
06-170 Stovall Small Tracts - 5.0
CE
- Land ownership management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
03/2014
Expected: 06/2014 09/2014 Blaine Boydstun
706-754-6221
bboydstun@fs.fed.us
Description: Stovall Small Tracts - 5.0
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Stephens. LEGAL - Not Applicable .
06-173 Rabun County Board of Commissioners Sandy Ford Road Paving
CE
- Special use management In Progress

01/09/2014
Expected: 03/2014 05/2014 Blaine Boydstun
706-754-6221
bboydstun@fs.fed.us
Description: Rabun Co. Board of Commissioners Sandy Ford Road Paving
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Rabun. LEGAL - Not Applicable Rabun County, Georgia
06-176 Locust Stake OHV Trail Mtce. & Reconstruction Project
EA
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
02/24/2014
Est. Comment Period Public Notice
03/2014
Expected: 04/2014 06/2014 Janice Miller
706-754-6221
janicepmiller@fs.fed.us
Description: Locust Stake OHV Tail Mtce. & Reconstuction Project
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44150
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Stephens. LEGAL - Not Applicable Stephens County, Georgia
Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests , Chattooga River Ranger District R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
05-165 - Upper Warwoman Vegetation Management
EA
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
01/28/2013
Expected: 10/2014 02/2015 Mike Brod
706-754-6221
mbrod@fs.fed.us
Description: The conditions in the Upper Warwoman Project Area indicate a need to Restore and maintain shortleaf pine/table mountain pine/pitch pine and Dry Mesic Oak woodland communities, maintain and regenerate oak and oak-pine forests, and improve W/L habitat.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=8722
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Rabun. Rabun County, GA
06-132 - Pre-commercial Thinning
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
09/2013
Expected: 11/2013 12/2013 John Westbrook
706-754-6221
jdwestbrook@fs.fed.us
Description: Pre-commercial thinning
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Habersham, Rabun, Stephens. Habersham, Rabun and Stephens Counties, Georgia
06-142 - Hare Small Tracts
CE
- Land ownership management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
02/2014
Expected: 05/2014 07/2014 Blaine Boydstun
706-754-6221
bboydstun@fs.fed.us
Description: Hare small tracts
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Stephens. Stephens County, Georgia
06-144 - Ivester Access Request - SUP
CE
- Special use management In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
01/28/2013
Expected: 10/2013 12/2013 Blaine Boydstun
706-754-6221
bboydstun@fs.fed.us
Description: Special Use Permit - Ivester Access Request
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=32493
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Habersham. Habersham County, Georgia
06-145 - Chapman Access Request - SUP
CE
- Special use management In Progress

01/28/2013
Expected: 03/2014 05/2014 Blaine Boydstun
706-754-6221
bboydstun@fs.fed.us
Description: Special Use Permit - Chapman Access Request
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=32494
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Habersham. Habersham County, Georgia
06-158 - Early Successional Habitat Improvement Project
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
01/2015
Expected: 03/2015 05/2015 John Westbrook
706-754-6221
jdwestbrook@fs.fed.us
Description: Early Successional Habitat Improvement project.
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Rabun. Rabun County, Georgia
06-162 - Guard Camp Road Reroute
EA
- Road management In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
05/22/2013
Expected: 08/2014 10/2014 Mitchell Hardy
706-754-6221
mhardy@fs.fed.us
Description: The purpose of this project is to implement the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest Plan (2004) direction, by addressing TES species habitat, soil, water and transportation needs and opportunities within the Lake Russell WMA.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40460
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Habersham. LEGAL - Not Applicable Habersham County, Georgia
06-164 - Rabun County Board of Commissioners Coleman River Road Paving
CE
- Road management In Progress

05/24/2013
Expected: 08/2014 10/2014 Blaine Boydstun
706-754-6221
bboydstun@fs.fed.us
Description: The entire project would involve approximately 1.57 miles, with the south end of the project being the intersection with County Road #216/87 (Persimmon Road) and the north end being the National Forest boundary.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41594
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Rabun. Rabun County, Georgia
06-165 - CRRD Tornado Damage WUI Mechanical Fuels Treatment
CE
- Fuels management In Progress

06/30/2011
Expected: 03/2014 04/2014 Michael Haisten
706-754-6221
mhaisten@fs.fed.us
Description: CRRD Tornado Damage WUI Mechanical Fuels treatment.
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Habersham, Rabun, White. Habersham, Rabun and White Counties, GA
06-166 - Frady Branch/Leatherwood Creek Loop Reroute
CE
- Recreation management In Progress

04/30/2013
Expected: 07/2014 10/2015 Janice Miller
(706) 754-6221 Ext. 105
janicepmiller@fs.fed.us
Description: The purpose of this project is to redirect the trail to a sustainable grade and condition-avoiding the area where the trail bridge was washed out during the heavy rain event of September 2009.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41595
Location: UNIT - Chattooga River Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Stephens. Stephens County, Georgia
Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests , Conasauga Ranger District R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
01-85 - Improved Recreational Access to Mountaintown Creek
EA
- Recreation management In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
06/16/2008
Expected: 05/2014 07/2014 Larry Thomas
706-695-6737
lrthomas@fs.fed.us
Description: The purpose and need for this project is to re-establish public access to Mountaintown Creek that bypasses private land in order to provide opportunities for dispersed recreation uses within the Mountaintown Creek drainage.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=22402
Location: UNIT - Conasauga Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Gilmer. Gilmer County, Georgia
Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests , Oconee Ranger District R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
08-104 - Oconee Range Allotment - EA
EA
- Grazing management In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
03/30/2013
Expected: 09/2013 10/2013 Daryl Hodges
706-485-7110, Ext. 103
dhodges@fs.fed.us
Description: The primary purpose of this action is to provide range forage, maintain open pasture, improve pasture conditions, and provide grazing opportunities for interested local farmers.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41436
Location: UNIT - Oconee Ranger District. STATE - Georgia. COUNTY - Greene, Jasper, Jones, Monroe, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Putnam. LEGAL - Not Applicable Greene, Jasper, Jones, Monroe, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe and Putnam Counties, GA
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