Projects

This page includes, in links listed below, information on projects which implement the Forest Plan. On some, public input is being sought, on others decision notices or environmental assessments on forest projects are posted.

Hoosier National Forest Current and Recent Projects

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Under Analysis

German Ridge North Loop Reroute

The Hoosier is proposing to reroute approximately 550 feet of the German Ridge North Loop trail.

Malan Small Tracts Act Sale

The Hoosier is proposing to resolve an encroachment with a Small Tracts Act sale.

Mendlesberg Small Tracts Act Sale

The Hoosier is proposing to resolve an encroachment with a Small Tracts Act sale.

Milfoil Control via Lake Drawdown

The Hoosier is proposing to manipulate lake water levels to control non-native Eurasian water milfoil in Celina Lake, Indian Lake and Tipsaw Lake.

Mingus Cemetery Special Use Permit

The Hoosier is proposing to authorize access to Mingus Cemetery to perform mowing and maintenance, placement of headstones on existing grave sites, and potential future internments.

Newkirk Land Exchange

The Hoosier is proposing a land-for land exchange to resolve an unauthorized encroachment of private improvements located on National Forest System land.

State Road 62 Bridge and Culvert Replacement Project

This Hoosier is proposing to issue a special use permit to allow the State of Indiana to replace a deteriorating bridge and culvert and to convey a right-of-way easement for ongoing maintenance purposes.

Tell City Openings

Maintain openings as early successional habitat using a variety of tools.

Uniontown North Restoration

Proposal to implement the 2006 Land and Resource Management Plan by increasing the amount of early successional habitat available.

Analysis Completed

Hunters Creek Road Right-of-Way Conveyance

The Hoosier is proposing to convey right-of-way easements to Lawrence and Monroe Counties for the realignment of Hunters Creek Road.

North Face Camp Loop Electric Extension

The Hoosier is proposing to extend electricity from camp sites 28 and 30 in the North Face Camp Loop to seven more camp sites.

Sell Special Use Permit

The Hoosier is proposing to issue a special use permit to access private property and a temporary log landing area approximately 100' x 50' in size.

On Hold

East Bass Pond Trail Reconstruction

The Hoosier National Forest is proposing to reconstruct approximately 4,300 feet of the East Bass Pond segment of the Cope Hollow trail to improve and protect soil and water resource.

Project Archive

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