Projects


Forest Projects

Subscribe to this feed


Most recent projects are displayed first for the (7) projects listed

Sort By Project:    Name    Status    Management Unit    Purpose 

Developing Proposal

Pole Creek Gravel Pit Expansion (EA)

The Wyoming Dept of Transportation submitted an application to increase the existing gravel pit by 45 ac to facilitate transportation projects and maintenance operations on US Hwy 16. Includes mining, gravel operation, and a temporary hot mix plant

Status: Developing Proposal

Management Unit: Bighorn National Forest All Units

Purpose: Minerals and Geology


Under Analysis

Crater Ridge Vegetation Management Project (EA)

Forested vegetation management with multiple objectives, including wood product production, fuels reduction, wildlife habitat enhancement, and travel management.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Medicine Wheel Ranger District

Purpose: Vegetation management (other than forest products), Road management, Fuels management, Forest products


Johnson County Search and Rescue Special Use Permit for communications equipment at Hunter Mesa (CE)

Issuance of a new Special Use Permit for Communications Equipment to be located in the Forest Services existing Communications Building located at the Hunter Mesa Communication Site.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Bighorn National Forest All Units

Purpose: Special use management


Billy Creek Timber Sale (EA)

Forested vegetation management with multiple objectives, including wood product production, fuels reduction, wildlife habitat enhancement, insect and disease mitigation and travel management.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Powder River Ranger District

Purpose: Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants, Forest products, Road management, Fuels management, Vegetation management (other than forest products)


Willett Creek, Forest Service Road (FSR) 226 Re-route Project (EA)

Re-route the crossing of FSR 226 with a tributary of Willett Creek. The new segment would be approx. 500 feet long and located downstream of the current crossing at a narrower portion of the stream. Close and rehabilitate existing water crossing.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Bighorn National Forest All Units

Purpose: Road management


Lodge Connector ATV Trail Project (EA)

ATV trail to connect the three lodges on the north end of the Tongue Ranger District.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Tongue Ranger District

Purpose: Recreation management


On Hold

West Side Connector Trail (EA)

Construct a motorized trail system for vehicles less than 50 inches in width between Powder River Pass and Deerhaven Lodge that would allow motorized users the ability to travel across the district without riding on Highway 16.

Status: On Hold

Management Unit: Powder River Ranger District

Purpose: Recreation management