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)
- National Forests In Texas, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
- National Forests In Texas , Angelina Ranger District
- National Forests In Texas , Caddo - Lyndon B. Johnson National Grasslands
- National Forests In Texas , Davy Crockett Ranger District
- National Forests In Texas , National Forests In Texas All Units
- National Forests In Texas , Sabine Ranger District
- National Forests In Texas , Sam Houston Ranger District


R8 - Southern Region, Occurring in more than one Forest (excluding Regionwide)
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
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
National Forests In Texas, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest) R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Hazard Tree Removal Environmental Assessment
EA
- Forest products
- Fuels management
- Road management
- Recreation management
In Progress
Scoping Start
03/11/2014
Est. Comment Period Public Notice
06/2014
Expected: 10/2014 11/2014 Lynn Jackson
936-639-8581
lynnjackson@fs.fed.us
Description: Salvage of trees in administrative sites, in recreation areas, along roads, trails, and boundary lines.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43752
Location: UNIT - National Forests In Texas All Units. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Angelina, Houston, Jasper, Montgomery, Nacogdoches, Newton, Sabine, San Augustine, San Jacinto, Shelby, Trinity, Walker. LEGAL - Not Applicable Angelina, Davy Crockett, Sam Houston, Sabine National Forests.
MIS Plan Amendment
EA
- Land management planning On Hold N/A N/A Lynn Jackson
936-639-8581
lynnjackson@fs.fed.us
Description: The NFGT would revise the current list of Management Indicator Species in order to gather better data on the effects of Forest managment on plant and animal species.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=31238
Location: UNIT - National Forests In Texas All Units. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Angelina, Fannin, Houston, Jasper, Montague, Montgomery, Nacogdoches, Sabine, San Augustine, San Jacinto, Shelby, Trinity, Walker, Wise. LEGAL - SHNF, ANF, SNF, DCNF, CJBJNG National Forests and Grasslands in Texas
Suppression of Southern Pine Beetle Infestations in Wildernesses in the National Forests in Texas.
EA
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
12/03/2013
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
04/2014
Expected: 06/2014 07/2014 Lynn Jackson
936-639-8581
lynnjackson@fs.fed.us
Description: The National Forests in Texas proposes to suppress southern pine beetle infestations in the five wilderness areas: Big Slough, Little Lake Creek, Indian Mounds, Turkey Hill and Upland Island when necessary to protect adjacent private property.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40500
Location: UNIT - National Forests In Texas All Units. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Angelina, Houston, Jasper, Montgomery, Nacogdoches, Newton, Sabine, San Augustine, San Jacinto, Shelby, Trinity, Walker. LEGAL - Angelina, Davy Crockett, Sam Houston and Sabine National Forests National Forests in Texas
National Forests In Texas , Angelina Ranger District R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
AT&T Fiber Optic Telephone Cable Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
04/02/2014
Expected: 06/2014 06/2014 Cheryl Foster
409-625-1940
cherylfoster@fs.fed.us
Description: New authorization for a fiber optic cable placed in the existing right-of-way of State Highway 147
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43829
Location: UNIT - Angelina Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - San Augustine. LEGAL - Not Applicable west side of State Highway 147 right-of-way
C-64 Project
EA
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Road management
- Forest products
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
02/16/2011
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
08/2014
Expected: 09/2014 09/2014 Earlene Bracy
936-897-1068
enbracy@fs.fed.us
Description: Pine stand thinning, longleaf regeneration, and midstory removal in red-cockaded woodpecker habitat.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=33433
Location: UNIT - Angelina Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Angelina. LEGAL - Not Applicable NFGT, Angelina NF, Compartment 64, south of Sam Rayburn Reservoir, north of state highway 63, approx 7 miles SE Zavalla
C63 Project
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Forest products
- Road management
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
12/20/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
09/2014
Expected: 11/2014 01/2015 Earlene Bracy
936-897-1068
comments-southern-texas-angelina@fs.fed.us
Description: Thinning, reforestation, wildlife improvements, NNIPS treatments, in compartment 63 on the Angelina NF
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38850
Location: UNIT - Angelina Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Angelina. LEGAL - Not Applicable Eight miles east/southeast of Zavalla Texas, north of State Highway 63, south of Farm-Market Rd 2743
Sandy Creek Project
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Watershed management
- Road management
- Forest products
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
On Hold N/A N/A Earlene Bracy
936-897-1068
enbracy@fs.fed.us
Description: Watershed EA consists of commerical pine thinning, longleaf pine restoration, wildlife habitat improvement, road work, NNIPS, midstory removal
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37403
Location: UNIT - Angelina Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Angelina, Jasper. LEGAL - Not Applicable Compartment 73, 74, 75, & 78, 8 miles southeast of Zavalla, TX and south of Sam Rayburn Reservoir.
National Forests In Texas , Caddo - Lyndon B. Johnson National Grasslands R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
LBJ Unit 31 and 78 Upland Game Bird Habitat Improvement
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants In Progress
Scoping Start
03/10/2014
Expected: 06/2014 06/2014 Amanda Bataineh
936-639-8586
abataineh@fs.fed.us
Description: Propose to remove cedar, create and maintain fuel breaks, and conduct prescribed burning in the LBJ's Unit 31 and 78 in an effort to improve habitat for upland game birds.
Location: UNIT - Caddo - Lyndon B. Johnson National Grasslands. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Wise. LEGAL - Not Applicable The LBJ's Units 31 and 78 are located approximately 10 miles north of Decatur, Texas.
Ladonia Wildlife Habitat Improvements
CE
- Fuels management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
In Progress

02/18/2014
Expected: 05/2014 05/2014 Amanda Bataineh
936-639-8586
abataineh@fs.fed.us
Description: Wildlife habitat improvement through fireline construction and prescribed burning for the Caddo's Ladonia Units 40, 43, 44, 47, 49, 50, 51, 52, and 53.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42440
Location: UNIT - Caddo - Lyndon B. Johnson National Grasslands. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Fannin. LEGAL - Not Applicable The Caddo's Ladonia Units 40, 43, 44, 47, 49, 50, 51, 52, and 53 are located in northeast Texas approximately 35 miles southwest of Paris, Texas.
Windmill Lake Erosion Control
CE
- Watershed management In Progress

09/19/2013
Expected: 05/2014 06/2014 Amanda Bataineh
936-639-8586
abataineh@fs.fed.us
Description: Install a 300-foot, semi-circle, pipe fence at the turn-around of FSR 969 in Unit 2. This is to impede illegal off-road use that is causing erosion damage to Windmill Lake.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42444
Location: UNIT - Caddo - Lyndon B. Johnson National Grasslands. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Fannin. LEGAL - Not Applicable Windmill Lake is located approximately 4 miles northwest of Alvord, Texas.
National Forests In Texas , Davy Crockett Ranger District R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Fiberlight, LLC Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management In Progress

08/20/2013
Expected: 04/2014 04/2014 Krista Langley
936-655-2299
kllangley@fs.fed.us
Description: Authorization of a Special use Permit for a 5 foot ROW to install and maintain an underground fiber-optic cable along U.S. Highway 287 from Crockett, Texas to Corrigan, Texas. The cable will affect portions of Compartment 86, 89, 96, and 97.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42705
Location: UNIT - Davy Crockett Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Trinity. LEGAL - Not Applicable Follows U.S. Highway 287 from Crockett, Texas to Corrigan, Texas. The cable will affect portions of Compartment 86, 89, 96, and 97.
Jones Road Access
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
03/17/2014
Expected: 05/2014 05/2014 Krista Langley
936-655-2299
kllangley@fs.fed.us
Description: This is a road permit reissuance from Aubrey Fry to Lance and Tiffany Jones
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44304
Location: UNIT - Davy Crockett Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Trinity. LEGAL - Not Applicable The road, NFSR 5255, is located off of Reese Road in Trinity County in compartment 73. The road is approximately 3 miles Northwest of the intersection of FMs 358 and 3154.
Lancaster Creek Project
EA
- Forest products
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
03/31/2014
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
05/2014
Expected: 07/2014 08/2014 Barton Davis
936-655-2299
comments-southern-texas-davycrockett@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to improve habitat for the red-cockaded woodpecker, reduce hazardous fuels and the potential for Southern pine beetle (SPB) outbreaks through thinning, longleaf pine restoration, prescribe burning, and midstory removal.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=33584
Location: UNIT - Davy Crockett Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Trinity. LEGAL - Compartments 112, 115, and 116 are located about two miles southeast of Apple Springs, Tx. Compartments 112, 115, and 116
OGP-Trinity LLC Proposed Oil Well
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
03/17/2014
Expected: 05/2014 05/2014 Krista Langley
936-655-2299
kllangley@fs.fed.us
Description: OGP Trinity, LLC. has submitted an Application to Drill (APD) for well Davy Crockett # 1 to the Bureau of Land Management to exercise their lease rights in Compartment 81 on the Davy Crockett National Forest (DCNF), to drill an oil well.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44217
Location: UNIT - Davy Crockett Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Trinity. LEGAL - Not Applicable The drill site would be located off of National Forest System Road (NFSR) 507B. This area is located approximately 10 miles southeast of Kennard Texas, in Trinity County.
Parr and Rogers Road Access
CE
- Land ownership management In Progress
Scoping Start
06/21/2013
Expected: 03/2014 04/2014 Krista Langley
936-655-2299
kllangley@fs.fed.us
Description: Land owners have requested the use of an existing FS administrative road to access private land tract
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42353
Location: UNIT - Davy Crockett Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Houston. LEGAL - Not Applicable The proposed road access is National Forest System Road 5284 in Compartment 34 off of Houston County Road 1095
Pennington Water Supply Company Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management In Progress

08/20/2013
Expected: 04/2014 04/2014 Krista Langley
936-655-2299
kllangley@fs.fed.us
Description: Authorization of a Special Use Permit for a 10 foot wide ROW to install and maintain a 4 inch underground waterline along FM 1280. The cable will be located in Compartment 86 of hte Davy Crockett NF in Trinity County, Texas.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42703
Location: UNIT - Davy Crockett Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Trinity. LEGAL - Not Applicable Trinity County, Texas
Ratcliff Lake Dam repair
CE
- Recreation management On Hold N/A N/A Kathryn Duncan
936-344-6205
jjauregui@fs.fed.us
Description: Repair of the Ratcliff Lake dam and spillway in the Ratcliff Lake Recreation Area, Houston County, Texas
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40698
Location: UNIT - Davy Crockett Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Houston. LEGAL - Compartment 47, Houston County, Texas Ratcliff Lake Recretation Area, Houston County, Texas
National Forests In Texas , National Forests In Texas All Units R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Roosevelt King Private Road Special Use Permit Reissuance
CE
- Special use management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
05/2014
Expected: 07/2014 08/2014 Cheryl Foster
409-625-1940
cherylfoster@fs.fed.us
Description: The private road special use permit issued to Roosevelt King has expired and needs to be reissued for a new term. The road is 245 feet in length by 40 feet in width.located in administrative compartment 25 of the Sabine NF.
Location: UNIT - Sabine Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Shelby. LEGAL - Not Applicable compartment 25, Tract S-1Bi
National Forests In Texas , Sabine Ranger District R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
AT&T Fiber Optic Telephone Cable Special Use Permit Reissuance
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
03/19/2014
Expected: 06/2014 06/2014 Cheryl Foster
409-625-1940
cherylfoster@fs.fed.us
Description: The current permit is under the name Southwestern Bell and will be changed to AT&T at the company's request.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43695
Location: UNIT - Sabine Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Sabine. LEGAL - Not Applicable exisiting ROW runs parralell to State Highway 96 accross the Sabine NF
Marie Ybarra Private Road Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
08/14/2013
Expected: 04/2014 06/2014 Tom Zimmerman
409-625-1940
tzimmerman@fs.fed.us
Description: road access to private property landlocked by National Forest land
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42014
Location: UNIT - Sabine Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Newton. LEGAL - Tract S-60 19 miles southeast of Hemphill tx, administrative compartment 142
North Moore RCW Habitat Improvement Project.
EA
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Forest products
- Road management
- Watershed management
In Progress
Objection Period Legal Notice
03/31/2014
Expected: 06/2014 08/2014 Earlene Bracy
936-897-1068
enbracy@fs.fed.us
Description: North Moore Plantation - Compartments 89-96, 115 - Thinning, longleaf restoration, midstory treatments. Emphasis on RCW habitat improvement. Culvert removal to improve fish passage.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=33525
Location: UNIT - Sabine Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Sabine. LEGAL - Not Applicable Texas, Sabine County, 2 miles east of Pineland, 3-4 miles south of Hemphill, North of Farm-to-Market Rd. 2426, Compartments 89-96, 115.
Oak Hill Baptist Church Directional Sign Special Use Permit Reissuance
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
04/10/2014
Expected: 06/2014 06/2014 Cheryl Foster
409-625-1940
cherylfoster@fs.fed.us
Description: reissue a permitfor a directionsl sign. the permit will expire this year
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43875
Location: UNIT - Sabine Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Sabine. LEGAL - Not Applicable administrative compartment 109 at the intersection of Fm2928 and the driveway to the church
Prentice Hendricks Private Road Special Use Permit Reissuance
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
03/14/2014
Expected: 07/2014 07/2014 Cheryl Foster
409-625-1940
cherylfoster@fs.fed.us
Description: Issue a new special use permit for an existing road right-of-way for a new term. The current permit expired 12/31/13. No new ground disturbing activities approved. Only an administrative action.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43547
Location: UNIT - Sabine Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Shelby. LEGAL - Not Applicable administrative compartment 21
Wes Horton Private Road Special Use Permit
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
08/14/2013
Expected: 05/2014 06/2014 Tom Zimmerman
409-625-1940
tzimmerman@fs.fed.us
Description: access road to access private property.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42012
Location: UNIT - Sabine Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Sabine. LEGAL - Tract S-20 13 miles southeast of hemphill tx administrative compartment 135
Windstream Communications Special Use Permit Amendment for FM 3373 Telephone Line
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
01/27/2012
Expected: 08/2014 09/2014 Tom Zimmerman
409-625-1940
comments-southern-texas-angelina@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal is to add a 25 pair wire to an exisitng permitted right-of-way (3870 feet by 10 feet) to provide high speed internet to the Black Forest Community.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37504
Location: UNIT - Angelina Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Angelina. LEGAL - Tract A-1-V and Tract A-8a administrative compartment 61 and 62 right-of-way is adjacent to FM3375
XTO Energy Inc. - Loa #1HB Gas Well, Pipeline and Access Road
CE
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
In Progress

11/08/2013
Expected: 05/2014 07/2014 Cheryl Foster
409-625-1940
cherylfoster@fs.fed.us
Description: XTO Energy Inc. has submitted a proposal to drill a gas well on Federal lease TXNM80155. The project would include a well pad, access road and pipeline.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42983
Location: UNIT - Sabine Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Shelby. LEGAL - Not Applicable Administrative compartment 36, NFS road 126F will be reconstructed as access road and Pipeline will follow existing road right-of-ways.
XTO Energy, Inc. - Tiber #1H Gas Well, Pipeline, and Access Road
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Scoping Start
04/08/2014
Expected: 06/2014 08/2014 Cheryl Foster
409-625-1940
cherylfoster@fs.fed.us
Description: XTO Energy, Inc. has submitted a proposal to drill a gas well on Federal Lease TXNM71594. The project would include a well pad, access road, and pipeline.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43983
Location: UNIT - Sabine Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Shelby. LEGAL - Not Applicable Administrative compartment 30 and 37. lease road will be constructed and pipeline will follow lease road, Shelby County road 2791 and property boundary.
National Forests In Texas , Sam Houston Ranger District R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Century Link Special Use Permit Transfer
CE
- Special use management In Progress

08/28/2012
Expected: 02/2014 02/2014 Frank Stranimier
936-344-6205
comments-southern-texas-samhouston@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to issue new Special Use Permit to Century Link for 16 miles of communications lines which were previously permitted to Sprint.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40061
Location: UNIT - Sam Houston Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Montgomery. LEGAL - These compartments are located about 10 miles north of Montgomery, Tx. Compartments 4, 5, 7, 13-17, 29, 31
Compartment 112 Longleaf Pine Restoration Project
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
In Progress
Scoping Start
03/25/2014
Est. Comment Period Public Notice
06/2014
Expected: 10/2014 11/2014 Daniel Jauregui
936-344-6205
djauregui@fs.fed.us
Description: Create and improve wildlife habitat by restoring and sustaining a functioning longleaf pine community in Compartemtn 112.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44038
Location: UNIT - Sam Houston Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - San Jacinto. LEGAL - Not Applicable Compartment 112, Sam Hosuton National Forest
DCP Southern Hills, LLC Pipeline Permit
CE
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Scoping Start
07/28/2012
Expected: 02/2014 02/2014 Frank Stranimier
936-344-6205
comments-southern-texas-samhouston@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to to issue a special use permit for an already existing interstate liquid gas pipeline
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39923
Location: UNIT - Sam Houston Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Montgomery, Walker. LEGAL - Compartments 20, 21, 23, 24, 34, 35 and 36 are located approximately 11 miles west of New Waverly, TX. Compartments 20, 21, 23, 24, 34, 35 and 36
Midsouth 101 Special Use Permit Renewal
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
08/30/2012
Expected: 02/2014 02/2014 Frank Stranimier
936-344-6205
comments-southern-texas-samhouston@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to combine and re-issue three Special Use Permits for approximately 25.75 miles of already existing powerlines to Mid-South Synergy. The lines provide service to multiple private land inholdings in several compartments and two counties.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40071
Location: UNIT - Sam Houston Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Montgomery, Walker. Compartments 4-6, 11, 14, 15, 17, 30, 31, 33, 35-38, 44-47, 49-51
RP Small Crockett Pipeline Special Use
CE
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
On Hold N/A N/A Frank Stranimier
936-344-6205
comments-southern-texas-samhouston@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal for a special use permit to construct a pipeline to transport hydrocarbons collected from a well located east of Compartment 71 of the Sam Houston National Forest, to an already existing pipeline in Compartment 72.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35247
Location: UNIT - Sam Houston Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - Walker. LEGAL - Compts. 71 and 72 are located about 2 miles east of Phelps, Tx. Compartments 71 and 72
San Jacinto First Thinning Project
EA
- Forest products
- Fuels management
On Hold N/A N/A Warren Oja
907-743-9438
comments-southern-texas-samhouston@fs.fed.us
Description: The thinning of 4,200 acres of young pine plantations.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40561
Location: UNIT - Sam Houston Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - San Jacinto. LEGAL - All compartments are located in San Jacinto county within close proximity of Coldspring, TX 34 compartments on the eastern portion of the Sam Houston National Forest
Wildlife Habitat Improvement Prescribed Burning in Compartments 96, 100, 102, 105, and 107
CE
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
Analysis Completed Expected: 02/2014
Actual: 02/11/2014
04/2014 Brian Gidcumb
936-344-6205
bgidcumb@fs.fed.us
Description: 4,905 acres of prescribed burning for RCW habitat improvement.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43159
Location: UNIT - Sam Houston Ranger District. STATE - Texas. COUNTY - San Jacinto. LEGAL - Not Applicable Compartments 96, 100, 102, 105, and 107
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