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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT

Oregon / Washington

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Galls Firewood Project

Medford District

Documents in Project

Environmental Assessment DOI-BLM-OR-M060-2009-0035-EA Planning Completed
This project would provide selected hardwood and conifer trees for fuelwood opportunities in the Galls Creek drainage. This project responds to a public demand for firewood opportunities and would address silvicultural for managing conifer and hardwood forests in the areas proposed for treatment.
Kristi Mastrofini
(541) 618-2384
n/a
Resource Area: Ashland
Program Areas: Other
Download: GallsFuelwood_EA.pdf
Document Publish Date
Comment:
09/19/2009
09/19/2009 - 09/28/2009
Finding of No Significant Impact,Decision Record DOI-BLM-OR-M060-2009-0035-EA Planning Completed
This document describes the Field Managers decision to authorize firewood cutting on an estimated 448 acres in the Galls Firewood Cutting Project Area. The legal description of the project area is T. 36 S., R. 3 W. in sections 29, 30, 31, and 33; T. 37 S., R. 3 W., in sections 5, 6, 8, 9 and 17; T. 37 S., R. 4 W., in section 15. (see EA Map 1). Trees will be selected and marked by the BLM according to the silvicultural prescriptions described in the EA. Material will be provided as firewood under permits issued and administered by the BLM.
Mike Appling
541-618-2334
n/a
Resource Area: Ashland
Program Areas: Other
Download: Galls_Firewood_DR.pdf
Document Publish Date
Protest:
10/13/2009
10/15/2009 - 10/29/2009
Decision Record DOI-BLM-OR-M060-2009-0035-EA Planning Completed
A Revised decision to authorize the implementation of Alternative 2 as described in the Galls Firewood Environmental Assessment, except with the modification that no live oak trees will be cut within units identified for firewood cutting. This modification and revised decision record resolves a public concern over the cutting of oak trees for firewood as it relates to maintaining species diversity within forest stands.
Mike Appling
541-618-2334
n/a
Resource Area: Ashland
Program Areas: Other
Download: Galls_Firewood_Revised_DR_FONSI.pdf
Document Publish Date
11/17/2008

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