BAs, BOs, Programmatics and other Consultation Documents
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This section contains examples of Biological Assessments (BAs), Biological
Opinions (BOs), Programmatics, Consultations, and other related consultation documents.
Programmatic Consultation Assessment and Database
New and Expanded Programmatic Actions and ESA Section 7 Compliance
BLM/FS/FWS/NOAA Fisheries - Memorandum - December 10, 2004. This memo
summarizes the results of an assessment of programmatic consultations
per request of the Regional Executives.
Assessment of Programmatic Consultation.
BLM/FS/FWS/NOAA Fisheries Powerpoint presentation - July 9, 2004. This
powerpoint presentation was given to the Regional Executives on the
results and recommendations resulting from the programmatic consultation
(PPT, 12.2 Megs)
Programmatic Consultation Database.
BLM/FS/FWS/NOAA Fisheries. Excel database - November 12, 2004. This
database contains several Excel Spreadsheets that describe programmatic
consultations completed within the NW Streamlined Consultation area.
It identifies the agency, field units, listed species and types of programmatics
actions covered by the consultations.
BA/BO - Examples
Healthy Forest Treatments
FS BA. Frebruary 18, 2007 - Biological Assessment for Coastal Healthy Forest Treatments Project.
(DOC, 7 MB)
Letter of Concurence
NOAA LOC. May 7, 2007 - Letter of Concurence for ESA Section 7 Informal Consultation and Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act Essential Fish Habitat Consiltation for Coastal Healthy Forest Treatments in the lower Rogue River Subbasin.
(PDF, 2 MB)
Fish Habitat Restoration
FS and BLM. December 12, 2006 - Biological Assessment for FS and BLM and Coquille Indian Tribe for Fish Habitat Restoration Activities Affecting ESA and MSA-listed Animal and Plant Species found in Oregon and Washington.
FWS BO. June 27, 2007 - Cover letter for Endangered Species Act Section 7 Formal Programmatic Consultation for Aquatic Habitat Restoration Activities in Oregon and Washington, CY 2007-CY 2012.
(PDF, 157 K)
FWS BO. June 14, 2007 - Biological opinion for Programmatic Aquatic Habitat Restoration Activities.
(PDF, 22 MB)
FWS - Clarification letter. May 28, 2008 - Clarification letter for the programmatic biological opinion on aquatic habitat restoration activities.
(PDF, 210 KB)
NOAA BO. June 27, 2008 - Biological Opinion for Reinitiation of the Endangered Species Act Section 7 Formal Programmatic Consultation and Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act Essential Fish Habitat Consultation for Fish Habitat Restoration Activities in Oregon and Washington, CY2007-CY2012.
(PDF, 688 KB)
Thinning Timber Sales
BLM and FS BA. April 10, 2007 - Biological Assessment for Fiscal Year 2007-2009 Low-Risk Thinning Timber Sales on the Mt. Hood and Willamette National Forests, and portions of the Eugene and Salem Bureau of Land Management Districts
(PDF, 3.6 MB)
Letter of Concurrence
FWS LOC. April 11, 2007 - Letter of Concurrence for Informal Consultation for Columbia River Bull Trout on FY 2007-2009 Thinning Timber Sales Aquatic Programmatic Action on the Mt. Hood and Willamette National Forests and portions of the Eugene District, BLM.
(PDF, 1.5 MB)
Letter of Concurrence
NOAA LOC. April 12, 2007 - ESA Section 7 Informal Consultation for the 2007-2009 Thinning Timber Sales Programmatic on the Mt. Hood and Willamette National Forests and portions of the Eugene and Salem Bureau of Land Management Districts, 20 Watersheds within the Oregon portion of the Lower Columbia/Willamette River Recovery Domain
(PDF, 1.5 MB)
Consultation Agreements - Examples
BLM, FWS, NMFS. August 2008 - This is a consultation agreement completed by the BLM - Baker Resource Area, OR, FWS - LaGrande, OR, and NMFS - LaGrande, OR for a resource management plan revision. The agreement utilizes the process, timeframe, products, and overall guidance for how the consultation will be conducted.
(PDF, 1.6 MB)