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The purpose of the Quarterly Schedule of Proposed Actions is to provide early and informal notice of projects so that you can become aware of Forest Service activities, indicate your interest in specific projects, and become involved early in the environmental analysis and documentation process. Find out how you can shape Your Forest by reading the...

 Quarterly Schedule of Proposed Actions

Chequamegon / Nicolet National Forest Current and Recent Projects

Note: Not all projects may appear on map. See list below for complete list of projects with more information or documentation.

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Developing Proposal

Pipeline Rehabilitation Erosion site #2

Repair of heavy erosion and devegetation due to off road vehicle use of the pipeline area.

Under Analysis

Eureka Gravel Source Development Project

The Forest Service is proposing to develop a gravel source, known as the Eureka site, on the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest (CNNF).

Flambeau and Dead Horse Motorized Trail Reconstruction

Trail reconstruction for allowance of utility terrain vehicles < 65 inches in width (UTVs). Activities include widening of corners and reshaping or resurfacing the trail tread.

Mondeaux Avenue Electric Line Rebuild

To improve reliability of electric service to customers in the Mondeaux Flowage and North Twin Lake area, Taylor Electric Coop. has requested to renew/amend their permits in order to replace existing lines and bury about 1500' of new line.

Morgan Lake Campground ATV Designation

Designate Morgan Lake Campground for ATV use.

Pioneer Road Salvage

The salvage harvest of approximately 50 acres of trees and individual tree selection harvest of 70 acres of northern hardwood in stands damaged by a windstorm in August 2013. Project includes fuel treatments and site preparation for regeneration.

Turtle Nesting Site Upgrade

Improve nesting habitat for turtles.

Analysis Completed

2010 Lakewood-Laona Gypsy Moth Control

Apply Bt (biologic control) to control dispersal of gypsy moth from infested recreation and administrative sites.

Chequamegon Communication Cooperative, Inc. Permit Reissue

Proposal is to reauthorize the existing facilities; issuing a new Communications Use Lease for a new term. Existing facility includes a tower, several structures in a fenced area, and access road. This proposal does not involve new construction.

Diamond Roof ATV route

Designate ATV's on existing snowmobile trail.

Hunter Walking Trail

The proposal is to maintain approximately 14 miles on two hunter walking trails and nine upland openings totaling approximately 30 acres. The trail corridors and upland openings proposed under this project already exist; no new construction.

Lakewood Southeast Project

This proposal would use timber management, prescribed fire, and planting to move the forest toward the forest plan desired conditions. It would include timber harvest, prescibed burning, stand tending and reforestation, access, and wildlife habitat.

New Vision Wilderness Special Use Permit

New Vision Wilderness has requested a re-issuance of their Special Use Permit to use the Ice Age National Scenic Trail and adjacent dispersed campsites along the trail to operate a therapeutic based outdoor rehabilitation program for youth.

Park Falls Hardwoods

The USDA Forest Service, Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest (CNNF), Medford-Park Falls Ranger District intends to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) to document the analysis and disclose the environmental effects of proposed land management activities, and corresponding alternatives within the Park Falls Hardwoods project area. Projects proposed are for improving and maintaining the health of primarily mid to late successional forest and associated wildlife species through timber harvest and regeneration. Legal Description of the project area: Townships 37, 38, and 39 North, Range 3 East, 4th Principal Meridian; Price County, Wisconsin.

Revised Nicolet Waterways Project

The project will add logs, log structures and root wads to the programmatic fisheries program.

On Hold

Sullivan Springs Road ATV Connector

Add ATV trails from the Nicolet State Trail (NST) in the Lakewood Area to Sullivan Springs Road.


Stream Crossing 2013

Replacement of culverts on roads and trails to improve water quality and safety.

Project Archive

Some of our older projects can be accessed in our Project Archive.