Elk Smith Project
The purpose of the Elk Smith Project is to address fuel accumulation and continuity in the project area.
Grasshopper Trail 717 Reroute
The goal of this project is to relocate trail 717 around the Grasshopper Campground in order to eliminate stock and off highway vehicles (OHVs) from accessing the trail through the developed campground site.
Lewis & Clark Special Use Permit Reiussuances
We are proposing to reissue new special use permits to replace expired permits for: MT Fish Wildlife and Parks; Cascade County Waste Transfer Site; Forest Green Resort Water Transmission Line; and private use of Prociv and Grassel roads.
Castle Mountains Restoration Project
This project has seven discrete silvicultural treatments on 30,744 acres, requiring 19.5 miles
of temporary road and 41.1 miles of road reconstruction. There are no new system roads within
Croff Reciprocal Access Exchange
James T and Holly Croff are exchanging road right-of-way easements with the Forest Service. The Forest Service will acquire access across Croff land on Frenchies Coulee Rd #6579. Croff will be granted across NFS lands on Lone Tree Boundary Rd #6578.
Gibson Dam Hydroelectric Transmission Line
Authorization to construct a transmission line within an existing utitlity corridor on the Rocky Mountain Ranger District. This is part of the Gibson Dam Hydroelectric project licensed by FERC in January 2012.
Highwood Mountains Range
Use of adaptive management strategies to move toward desired condition objectives in authorizing livestock grazing across the Highwood Mountains landscape area.
Little Belt Mountains Hazard Tree Removal
The Little Belt Mountains Hazard Tree Removal Project proposes removal of hazardous trees along public roads and recreation and administrative facilities in the Little Belt Mountains. This Project is subject to the Project-Level Pre-decisional Administrative Review Process, also known as the objection process (36 CFR Part 218). For more information on the application of this process, please see the letter below. A complete listing of 36 CFR Part 218 is available at http://cfr.regstoday.com/36cfr218.aspx.
Little Snowy Mountains Restoration
Restoration of a dry site site ponderosa pine ecosystem with an emphasis on providing habitat diversity and minimizing risk of stand replacing fire through thinning, mastication and prescribed fire to meet outlined desired future conditions.
Benchmark Fuels Reduction III
Use of prescribed fire and vegetation treatments to break up continuous fuels, improve forest health, promote surface fire, retain mature fire-resistant trees, and protect homes and developments in the Benchmark Area.
Miller Fuels Reduction
This project proposes to salvage dead and dying lodgepole pine on approximately 100 acres surrounding a subdivision north of Miller Gulch on the west side of US Highway 89.
Some of our older projects can be accessed in our Project Archive.