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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT

Oregon / Washington

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Evans Creek Forest Management Project

Medford District

Documents in Project

Scoping Letter _ Planning Completed
The BLM is beginning scoping for the Evans Creek Forest Management Project Environmental Assessment. The project is located north of the cities of Rogue River and Gold Hill, Oregon in the Evans Creek and Rogue Sardine 5th field watersheds. The BLM is considering timber harvest on 3,420 acres, hazardous fuels reduction on 6,100 acres, stand improvement on 1,000 acres, and riparian habitat and stream restoration on 12 miles of stream. The Evans Creek Forest Management Project incorporates the previously proposed Slick Sand, Pleasant Fry, and Musty Sardines forest management projects. The scoping period begins October 15 and ends November 2, 2007.
Medford District Office
(541) 618-2200
n/a
Resource Area: Butte Falls
Program Areas: Timber/Silviculture,Fire/Fuels,Riparian/Aquatic/Fisheries
Download: evansscopltr.pdf
Document Publish Date
10/15/2007
Environmental Assessment DOI-BLM-OR-M050-2010-0019-EA Planning Completed
The Butte Falls Resource Area has completed analysis on projects proposed in the Evans Creek watershed. The proposed projects include timber harvest, road work, dispersed campsite and OHV trail rehabilitation, water source restoration, and special forest product and scattered salvage harvest.
Jean Williams
541-618-2385
n/a
Resource Area: Butte Falls
Program Areas: Timber/Silviculture,Recreation,Transportation/Travel/Access
Download: EvansCreekEA.pdf
Document Publish Date
Comment:
06/06/2011
06/06/2011 - 07/06/2011
Finding of No Significant Impact DOI-BLM-OR-M050-2011-0019-EA Planning Completed
The Butte Falls Resource Area Field Manager has determined Alternative 3, the Selected Alternative, from the Evans Creek Forest Management Project is not a major Federal action that will have a significant effect on the human environment.
Jean Williams
541-618-2385
n/a
Resource Area: Butte Falls
Program Areas: Timber/Silviculture,Recreation
Download: evanscreekFONSI.pdf
Document Publish Date
07/28/2011
Decision Record DOI-BLM-OR-M050-2010-0019-EA Planning Completed
The Butte Falls Resource Area Field Manager has decided to implement, in part, actions proposed and analyzed in Alternative 3 in the Evans Creek Forest Management Project. This is the first decision to implement forest management activities from the Evans Creek EA. One or more subsequent decisions could be made and will include public notification. This decision authorizes implementation of dry forest management, small diameter thinning, hardwood management, road work, dispersed campsite and OHV trail rehabilitation, and water source restoration.
Jean Williams
541-618-2385
n/a
Resource Area: Butte Falls
Program Areas: Timber/Silviculture,Recreation
Download: evanscreekDecision.pdf
Document Publish Date
Protest:
07/28/2011
07/31/2011 - 08/15/2011
Decision Record DOIBLMORM05020100019EA Planning Completed
Third Decision Record for the Evans Creek Forest Management Project EA.
Jean Williams
541-618-2385
n/a
Resource Area: Butte Falls
Program Areas: Timber/Silviculture
Download: DOIBLMORM05020100019EA.pdf
Document Publish Date
Protest:
05/05/2014
05/29/2014 - 06/13/2014

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