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Project: Green Thunder Regeneration and Commercial Thinning Harvest

Project Status: Project Under Implementation
Office Location: Roseburg
Resource Area: Swiftwater
NEPA #: OR-104-99-04  Decision Record
Document Publish Date: 12/27/2005
Summary: An Interdisciplinary (ID) Team of the Swiftwater Field Office, Roseburg District, Bureau of Land Management has analyzed the proposed Green Thunder Regeneration and Commercial Thinning Harvest project. This analysis and the "Finding of No Significant Impact" (FONSI) are documented in Environmental Assessment (EA) No. OR-104-99-04. This project was previously analyzed and an EA made available for public review in July 1999. This project was delayed and subsequently reanalyzed and the EA revised and a decision signed on October 18, 2004. This decision was revoked on October 21, 2004 in order to consider a more rigorous review of cumulative effects in light of recent court rulings. This review resulted in another revision of the EA that was finalized on January 14, 2005. All previous Decision Documents and assessments are no longer valid.
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-104-99-04  FONSI/Decision Record
Document Publish Date: 12/12/2005
Summary: The Swiftwater Field Office, Roseburg District of the Bureau of Land Management has analyzed a proposal called the Green Thunder Regeneration and Commercial Thinning Harvest. In the proposed action, regeneration harvest of mature and old-growth timber and commercial thinning harvest and density management of young-growth timber would occur in the Little River and Middle North Umpqua Watersheds located in Sections 30, 31 and 33; T26S R2W, and Section 25, T26S R3W;W.M. The Environmental Assessment (EA), OR-104 - 99 - 04, contains a description and analysis of the proposed action.
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-104-99-04  Environmental Assessment
Document Publish Date: 1/14/2005
Summary: The Swiftwater Field Office proposes to do a regeneration, commercial thinning, and density management harvest on approximately 140 acres of mature and/or old-growth forest and 200 acres of second-growth located in the Little River and Middle North Umpqua Watersheds located in Sections 30, 31 and 33; T26S R2W, and Section 25, T26S R3W;W.M. This project is within the Matrix, Riparian Reserve, and Little River Adaptive Management Land Use Allocations and is designed to help meet the Roseburg District's annual harvest commitment. This assessment supersedes the previous assessment dated September 2, 2004.
Public Review Start Date : N/A - Historic
Public Review End Date : N/A - Historic
Contact: Roseburg District Office
Contact Phone: (541) 440-4930
Program Areas: Timber/Silviculture