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Project: Howling Wolf Density Management

Project Status: Project Under Implementation
Office Location: Roseburg
Resource Area: Swiftwater
NEPA #: OR-104-02-09  FONSI/Decision Record
Document Publish Date: 6/29/2006
Summary: Howling Wolf is a forest density management project identified in the Upper Umpqua Watershed Plan (EA # OR -104-02-09), the Decision Record for the Upper Umpqua Watershed Plan (October 8, 2003), and in the Decision Record for the Howling Wolf Density Management project (April 20, 2006). Howling Wolf Density Management encompasses approximately 128 acres located Sections 23, 25, and 35, T24S, R08W, W.M.
Public Protest/Appeal Start Date : N/A - Historic
Public Protest/Appeal End Date : N/A - Historic
Contact: Roseburg District Office
Contact Phone: (541) 440-4930
Program Areas: Timber/Silviculture
NEPA #: OR-104-02-09  Decision Record
Document Publish Date: 4/25/2006
Summary: It is the Swiftwater Field Manager's decision to authorize implementation of the Howling Wolf density management timber sale in Sections 23, 25, and 35, T24S, R08W, W.M. following the project design features (PDFs) established in the Upper Umpqua Watershed Plan as adjusted in the Decision Record. This timber sale is located on 123 acres within the Late-Successional Reserve (LSR) land-use allocation. The stands that will be treated are second-growth forest between 33 to 65 years of age with an average conifer diameter-breast-height (DBH) of approximately 12 inches. Howling Wolf will provide approximately 1,846 MBF of merchantable timber available for auction. It is estimated that an additional 92 MBF of timber will be removed under the density management timbersale contract as necessary for yarding corridors, tailholds, tieback, and guyline trees. This decision is subject to administrative remedy under 43 CFR 5003.2 and 5003.3.
Public Protest/Appeal Start Date : N/A - Historic
Public Protest/Appeal End Date : N/A - Historic
Contact: Roseburg District Office
Contact Phone: (541) 440-4930
Program Areas: Timber/Silviculture