Tie Mill and Windsor Dam Road ATV connectors
Tie Mill would reconstruct forest roads 2402 and 71916 for use by ATV's and UTV's.Windsor Dam Road to Carey Dam Road ATV Connector would reconstruct forest roads 2174F and 612434 for ATV's and UTV's.
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.
Shadow Lake and Thelen
The Shadow Lake part would construct .3 mile connector between ATV/UTV trails (one on Shadow Lake Road and the other Blue Spruce Road). The Thelen part will widen an existing ATV trail (across from Thelen Road)just south of Lakewood.
West Side Access Requests 2014
Four applicants have requested special use authorizations to access private land across the National Forest. The proposal is to authorize access to private land; proposal consists of existing road improvement and less than 500' of new construction.
2013 Taylor County Gypsy Moth Slow the Spread
Aerial dispersal of Bacillus thuringiensis var. kurstaki or Btk and disparlure (a synthetic phermone resulting in mating disruption) on NF System lands in Taylor County, WI for gypsy moth control.
2014 Re-Issuance of Outfitter Guide Permits
Re-issue two Outfitter and Guide Special use Permits to individuals for operation of outfitter and guide services from existing boat launches on National Forest land for 5 year periods. Each individual has been under permit and is in good standing.
Bayfield Electric Project
An amendment to Bayfield Electric Special Use Permit to maintain and reconstruct 7 mile of existing line. Actions may include replacing overhead line with underground line, installing of associated structures, maintenance or upgrades of existing line
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.
CWPP County N Fuel Reduction Project
This project was developed as a part of the Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP) for the Towns of Barnes and Drummond.The project proposes to treat hazardous ladder fuels; it may include the piling and burning of fuels.
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.
Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center Restoration Project
The proposal is to improve 25 acres of habitat at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center; activities include prescribed burning, site preparation for tree planting, tree planting, plowing/tilling open grasslands, and planting native seed.
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.
Taylor to Price Snowmobile Trail Connecter
Designation of a snowmobile trail connection between a Taylor County trail in the vicinity of Mondeaux Flowage and a southern Price County snowmobile trail system using primarily existing travel corridors.
Turtle Nesting Project
Create 3 nesting site for turtles (Regional Forester Sensitive Species) on the Nicolet side of the forest.
WGNHS Groundwater Monitoring Well
Issue a special use permit to Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey (WGNHS) for conversion of an existing well/drilling site to a long term water monitoring well.
Stream Crossing 2013
Replacement of culverts on roads and trails to improve water quality and safety.
Some of our older projects can be accessed in our Project Archive.