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
2016 Gypsy Moth Slow the Spread Project
EA
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) In Progress
Comment Period
01/24/2016
Expected: 04/2016 04/2016 Rachel Orwan
740-753-0101
rorwan@fs.fed.us
Description: This project is intended to authorize gypsy moth treatments in 2016 and the future using mating disruption pheromone or Gypchek. Treatments could occur on the Athens Unit of the Athens Ranger District.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=48354
Location: UNIT - Athens Ranger District. STATE - Ohio. COUNTY - Athens, Hocking, Morgan, Perry, Vinton. LEGAL - Not Applicable The project area is within portions of Athens, Hocking, Morgan, Perry, and Vinton Counties
South Central Power Company Permit Renewal
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management Analysis Completed Expected: 02/2016
Actual: 02/03/2016
03/2016 Steve Sapio
740-373-5046
ssapio@fs.fed.us
Description: South Central Power Co. is requesting an existing permit to be renewed, expiring 3/1/2016. The company would be able to continue operating and maintaining an aerial electric power line and a buried power line. These lines supply power to the public.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=48550
Location: UNIT - Athens Ranger District. STATE - Ohio. COUNTY - Monroe. LEGAL - Section 5 & 6 T3N, R5W The power line is along side and off of County Rd 67, Pumpkin Ridge,Perry Township.
Wayne National Forest, Ironton Ranger District R9 - Eastern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Kountry Kayak Concessioner Permit
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
12/28/2015
Expected: 02/2016 03/2016 Joseph Wood
740-534-6533
josephbwood@fs.fed.us
Description: Permit holder will occupy a small government facility as an office for business, to rent Kayaks and sell packaged goods. There will be a temporary storage building placed beside the government facility and a temporary kayak launch ramp installed.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=48602
Location: UNIT - Ironton Ranger District. STATE - Ohio. COUNTY - Lawrence. LEGAL - Section 26 T2N R18W Lake Vesuvius Boat Ramp
Pine Grove ATV Connector Trail
EA
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
02/11/2015
Est. Comment Period
05/2015
Expected: 08/2015 09/2015 Carol Boll
740-534-6500
ceboll@fs.fed.us
Description: The proposed action is to construct approximately 5 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. LEGAL - Not Applicable The location is Lawrence County, Elizabeth Township, Sec 10, 16, 17, & 19 T2N R18W.
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This report contains the best available information at the time of publication. Questions may be directed to the Project Contact.