Schedule of Proposed Actions

Four times a year, the Colville publishes Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA) which provides project information, status, and contacts.

Mill Creek A to Z Stewardship on the Colville National Forest

Colville 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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Under Analysis

Colville National Forest Plan Revision

The Land and Resource Management Plan for the Colville National Forest is being revised as required by the National Forest management Act. The focus is to update parts of the plan no longer current and requiring change.

Colville National Forest Whitebark Pine Enhancement Project

improve the health and cone production of whitebark pine, protect against mountain pine beetle attack.

LeClerc Creek Grazing Allotment Management Planning

Analyze the options for management of grazing in the LeClerc Creek drainage.

Middle & South Fork Mill Creek A to Z Project

Treat forest vegetation to more closely reflect historical tree species, spacing, size classes, & improve tree vigor, reduce the threat of severe wildfire, reduce susceptibility to insect and disease, & reduce threats to life property & public safety

North Fork Mill Creek A to Z Project

Analysis to identify opportunities for activities for improving road and stand conditions, and to improve or restore other resource conditions.

Pend Oreille PUD: buried electric line to private property

The Pend Oreille PUD has submitted an application to bury 50 lineal feet of single phase electric cable from an existing utility pole to provide service to a private parcel. The width of the right-of-way would be 20 feet.

Seattle City Light Forest Road 3165000 Authorization

Seattle City Light has applied for authorization for continued access over Forest Road 3165 (CR 3990) on a year-round basis to access the Vista House and east side of Boundary Dam from State Route 31.

Sherman Pass Project

Reduce hazardous fuel conditions along Sherman Pass Hwy(20); identified critical infrastructure including the Bonneville Power Administration high tension power line; and along the Colville National Forest System land boundary

Analysis Completed

Colville National Forest Newport Sullivan Lake RD Roadside Hazard Tree Project

This project will cut dead and fire injured trees that pose a hazard along Maintenance Level 2-5 Forest Service System Roads

Mill Creek Salvage

Commercially harvest dead and dying trees in a recent burned area.

Renshaw Vegetation Management Project EA

Vegetation management projects to address forest health, wildlife habitat and fuels.

Trout habitat Restoration Program Fish Habitat Improvements Programmatic EA

The projects focus is to enhance/restore aquatic habitat within eight subbasins that are tributaries to the Pend Oreille River including LeClerc, Calispell, Cee Cee Ah, Indian, Ruby, Cedar, Tacoma, and Mill creeks.

West Branch LeClerc Creek Watershed Restoration

Analyze the relocation and obliteration of 1.8 miles of the 1935-000 Forest Service Road (FSR)

Project Archive

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