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Project: Birdseye Fuels Reduction Project

Project Status: Planning Completed
Office Location: Medford
Resource Area: Ashland
NEPA #: DOI-BLM-OR-M060-2009-0018-EA  Decision Record
Document Publish Date: 5/11/2009
Summary: This Decision Record and Finding of No Significant Impact document the decision regarding the selection of a course of action and findings regarding significance for the Birdseye Fuels Reduction Project. The Birdseye Fuels Reduction EA documents the environmental analysis conducted to estimate the environmental effects of the Birdseye Fuels Reduction Project. This decision is a forest management decision protestable in accordance with 43 CFR 5003.3. Any protests of this decision must be filed with the Authorized Officer within 15 days of the publication of this notice of decision on BLM's Website.
Public Protest/Appeal Start Date : 5/12/2009
Public Protest/Appeal End Date : 5/26/2009
Contact: Kristi Mastrofini
Contact Phone: (541) 618-2384
Program Areas: Fire/Fuels
NEPA #: OR-M060-2009-0018-EA  Environmental Assessment
Document Publish Date: 4/17/2009
Summary: This is a fuels reduction project involving the handcutting and piling of non-commerical sized vegetation. Handpiles will be burned when fuel moisture and weather conditions allow for the safe burning of piled material. Follow-up maintenance burning will occur as needed to further reduce fire hazard in proposed treatment units. The public review and comment period for this project ends May 5, 2009. All comments must be received by the BLM by 4:30 on the last day of the public comment period.
Public Review Start Date : 4/17/2009
Public Review End Date : 5/05/2009
Contact: Kristi Mastrofini
Contact Phone: (541) 618-2384
Program Areas: Fire/Fuels