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Oregon / Washington

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Project: Slickear/Claw Creek Forest Restoration

Project Status: Planning Completed
Office Location: Burns
Resource Area: Three Rivers
NEPA #: OR-025-08-017  Decision Record
Document Publish Date: 10/24/2008
Summary: Implement the Proposed Action which will use various methods of prescribed fire and mechanical treatments to accomplish specific objectives described in the EA's purpose and need section.
Public Protest/Appeal Start Date : 10/24/2008
Public Protest/Appeal End Date : 11/24/2008
Contact: Burns District Office
Contact Phone: (541) 573-4400
Program Areas: Fire/Fuels
NEPA #: OR-025-08-017  Environmental Assessment / FONSI
Document Publish Date: 8/13/2008
Summary: The proposed action is to utilize various methods of prescribed fire and mechanical treatments to reduce hazardous fuels, restore plant communities, and improve wildlife habitat diversity. The emphasis on treatments in forested areas would be to reduce densities of small diameter trees and duff and litter accumulations. The emphasis in shrublands, woodlands, and riparian areas would be to move conditions toward historic species composition and structure while reducing fuels in the vicinity of the towns of Burns, Hines, and Riley, as well as numerous ranches, homes, and dwellings.
Public Review Start Date : 8/13/2008
Public Review End Date : 9/12/2008
Contact: Burns District Office
Contact Phone: (541) 573-4400
Program Areas: Fire/Fuels, Timber/Silviculture