Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA)

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- Wayne National Forest , Athens Ranger District
- Wayne National Forest , Ironton Ranger District


Wayne National Forest , Athens Ranger District R9 - Eastern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
2014 Gypsy Moth STS Treatment Project
EA
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) In Progress
Objection Period Legal Notice
02/28/2014
Expected: 04/2014 04/2014 Rachel Orwan
740-753-0101
rorwan@fs.fed.us
Description: The proposal is to treat gypsy moth populations by applying Gypchek, mating disruption pheremone & Bacillus thuringiensis var kurstaki (Btk), and mating disrupting pheromone alone to approximately 13,857 acres of the Athens District of the WNF.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43275
Location: UNIT - Athens Ranger District. STATE - Ohio. COUNTY - Athens, Hocking, Perry. LEGAL - Not Applicable A block of land from McCuneville, south to New straitsville and east to Corning. A separate small block southeast of Murray City.
Oil & Gas Well Plugging - Marietta Unit
CE
- Minerals and Geology Analysis Completed Expected: 03/2014
Actual: 03/12/2014
04/2014 Thomas Thompson
740-373-9055
ththompson@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest intends to plug six abandoned oil and gas wells on NFS land that are no longer in production and have no registered operators. In addition, the well pads and disturbed areas will be restored.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42617
Location: UNIT - Athens Ranger District. STATE - Ohio. COUNTY - Washington. LEGAL - T2N R6W, Sec. 36 Independence Twp; T2N, R6W, Sec. 06 Grandview Twp; T4N, R7W, Sec. 22 and 28 Liberty Twp; T3N, R6W, Sec. 1 Ludlow Twp; T3N, R7W, Sec. 3 Lawrence Twp Various locations in northern Washington County. See legal land description for specifics.
Wayne National Forest , Ironton Ranger District R9 - Eastern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Lewis Hay Cultivation Permit
CE
- Special use management In Progress

06/11/2013
Expected: 06/2014 06/2014 Carol Boll
740-534-6500
ceboll@fs.fed.us
Description: The proposal is to utilize a hayfield that has been idle for 5 years. The hayfield has small saplings growing in the field, which will be removed. Warm season grasses would be planted and lime and fertlizer applied.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41111
Location: UNIT - Ironton Ranger District. STATE - Ohio. COUNTY - Lawrence. LEGAL - Not Applicable Greenfield Twp, Lawrence Co, Sec 32 of T6N, R17W
Pine Grove ATV Connector Trail
CE
- Recreation management In Progress

11/13/2012
Expected: 07/2014 07/2014 Carol Boll
740-534-6500
ceboll@fs.fed.us
Description: The proposed action is to construct approx 6 miles of trail including bridges. The goal is to connect the Hanging Rock ATV trails south of SR 650 to the Superior ATV trails north of CR 27.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38518
Location: UNIT - Ironton Ranger District. STATE - Ohio. COUNTY - Lawrence. The location is Lawrence County, Elizabeth Township, Sec 10, 16, 17, & 19 T2N R18W.
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