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Project: South River Commercial Thinning 2002

Project Status: Project Under Implementation
Office Location: none
Resource Area: South River
NEPA #: OR-105-02-03  FONSI/Decision Record
Document Publish Date: 7/16/2003
Summary: The South River Field Office, Roseburg District, Bureau of Land Management (BLM), has completed the Environmental Assessment (EA) for South River Commercial Thinning 2002.
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-105-02-03  Environmental Assessment
Document Publish Date: 7/16/2003
Summary: Potential units for commercial thinning have been identified in the Upper Middle Fork Coquille River Watershed Analysis Unit in T. 29 S., R. 8 W., Section 29; T. 29 S., R. 9 W., Section 13; and T. 30 S., R. 9 W., Sections 13 and 23. Other units were identified in the Middle South Umpqua River/Rice Creek Watershed in T. 29 S., R. 6 W., Sections 27, 33 and 35; T. 29 S., R. 7 W., Sections 25 and 35 and the Lower Cow Creek Watershed in T. 30 S., R. 6 W., Sections 3 and 9. These stands evolved naturally following wildfires, or were reforested following previous timber harvest. The stands have received silvicultural treatments that may have included pre-commercial thinning, fertilization and/or hardwood eradication.
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