Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA)

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- Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)


Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest) R8 - Southern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
68/80 Equestrian Trail and Facility Mitigation
CE
- Watershed management
- Recreation management
In Progress
Scoping Start
10/01/2014
Expected: 06/2016 12/2016 James Thweatt
270-924-2097
jthweatt@fs.fed.us
Description: Replace equestrian trails and facilities lost to the construction of Highway 68/80.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45479
Location: UNIT - Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area All Units. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Trigg. LEGAL - Not Applicable Ledbetter Creek watershed
Central Hardwoods Trail Connector
CE
- Facility management
- Recreation management
- Road management
In Progress
Scoping Start
12/01/2015
Expected: 05/2016 05/2016 Carl Feagans
270-924-2297
carltfeagans@fs.fed.us
Description: Construction of a trail connection and vault toilet between the Central Hardwoods Trail and the hike bike trail on the new Eggners Ferry Bridge. Safety features and information boards will be installed.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=48407
Location: UNIT - Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area All Units. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Trigg. LEGAL - Not Applicable Fenton Campground Camping and Day Use Area.
Hematite Trail
CE
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
05/05/2014
Expected: 07/2016 10/2016 Darrin Samborski
270-924-2050
dsamborski@fs.fed.us
Description: Maintain and rehabilitate the existing trail. Construct an accessible access to the overlook.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=47953
Location: UNIT - Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area All Units. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Trigg. LEGAL - Not Applicable Hematite Lake Trail off FS Road 134.
Nine Burns EA
EA
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Fuels management
- Watershed management
On Hold N/A N/A Dennis Wilson
270-924-2204
denniswilson@fs.fed.us
Description: Oak-hickory and shortleaf pine forest restoration and regeneration on 39,884 acres, and treatment of non-native invasive species (within treatment areas and along roadsides. Treatments will consist of prescribed fire and herbicide use for NNIS.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45435
Location: UNIT - Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area All Units. STATE - Kentucky, Tennessee. COUNTY - Lyon, Trigg, Stewart. LEGAL - Not Applicable Project Area consists of nine treatment areas that span the length of the National Recreation Area. Treatment areas are bounded by Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley to the east, west and north. Treatment areas are bounded by US-79 to the south.
Treatment of Imported Fire Ants on LBL
EA
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Recreation management
- Facility management
In Progress
Scoping Start
10/01/2014
Est. Comment Period
07/2016
Expected: 11/2016 12/2016 Steven Bloemer
270-924-2069
sbloemer@fs.fed.us
Description: The FS, with KY and TN state entomology offices, proposes to treat imported fire ant mounds in LBL using approved baits and pesticides in order to reduce their numbers on LBL and slow further spread. It is important to prevent spread.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=45540
Location: UNIT - Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area All Units. STATE - Kentucky, Tennessee. COUNTY - Lyon, Trigg, Stewart. LEGAL - Not Applicable Area-wide treatment of mounds on Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area.
Vault Toilet Buildings
CE
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
04/28/2015
Expected: 07/2016 08/2016 Ileana Barnett
270-924-2066
ibarnett@fs.fed.us
Description: Install six vault toilet buildings at various locations in Land Between The Lakes. The project locations are Cravens Bay, Turkey Bay, Wranglers Campground and Wranglers Trail System.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=48960
Location: UNIT - Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area All Units. STATE - Kentucky. COUNTY - Lyon, Trigg. LEGAL - Not Applicable Cravens Bay, Turkey Bay, Wranglers Campground and Wranglers Trail System.
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