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Under Analysis

Shoshone National Forest Travel Management (EIS)

The Forest is proposing to make changes to its' motor vehicle use maps for summer and winter travel.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Shoshone National Forest All Units

Purpose: Recreation management, Road management


South Fork Ditch Authorizations (CE)

Proposal to issue authorizations for five ditches for the conveyance of water from National Forest System lands to private ranches.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Wapiti Ranger District

Purpose: Special use management


Sinks Canyon Grooming Permit (CE)

The Shoshone National Forest is proposing to issue a 5-year term recreation permit to the Lander Cycling Club to groom 10.9 miles of existing non-motorized winter recreation trails.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Washakie Ranger District

Purpose: Special use management


Rocky Mountain Power - Relocation Of Two Line Segments (CE)

Proposal to relocate two power line segments which cross/re-cross the North Fork of the Shoshone River. Replacement segments would be buried adjacent to the North Fork Highway (Highway 14/16/20) and would not cross the River.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Shoshone National Forest All Units

Purpose: Special use management


Renewal of Staging Area WYDOT Permit: Chief Joseph Hwy (CE)

The Forest is proposing to reissue a permit to the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) for the use of a staging area for maintenance work along the Chief Joseph Highway.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Shoshone National Forest All Units

Purpose: Special use management


Mooncrest Ranch Waterline Special Use Permit Re-issuance (CE)

The proposal is to reissue a water transmission permit to the Mooncrest Ranch. No changes to the existing permit are proposed.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Clarks Fork Ranger District

Purpose: Special use management


Burroughs Creek Ditch (CE)

Proposal to issue an authorization for a water-conveyance ditch to convey water from National Forest System lands to a private ranch.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Wind River Ranger District

Purpose: Special use management


Access Authorization For Two Private Parcels (CE)

Issuance of a road use easement for access to private parcels held by the EA Ranch and Horse Creek Lodge.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Shoshone National Forest All Units

Purpose: Special use management


Fossil Hill to Frye Lake Non-motorized Trail Construction (CE)

Construction of approximately 2.8 miles of non-motorized trail between the Fossil Hill trailhead and FSR 302.1E above Frye Lake.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Washakie Ranger District

Purpose: Recreation management


Guard Station Park Basecamp Relocation (CE)

Proposal is to move an outfitting and guiding base camp to a new and more appropriate location.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Greybull Ranger District

Purpose: Special use management


Moss Creek "C" Cabin Addition (CE)

The Shoshone National Forest is proposing the approval of an 800 square foot addition, well, and septic for a recreation residence located within the Moss Creek Tract, lot C. The current cabin is authorized under special use permit #WAP426.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Wapiti Ranger District

Purpose: Special use management


Renewal of Federal Highway Administration Permit (CE)

We are proposing to reissue a permit to the Federal Highway Administration for construction work on the Beartooth Highway. The original permit (CFK112) was issued in July of 2004 and expired 2014.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Clarks Fork Ranger District

Purpose: Special use management


Allen's Diamond 4 Resort and Outfitting and Guiding Special Use Permits Renewal (CE)

Issuance of a Special Use Permit for a 20 year term for Allen's Diamond 4 resort.

Status: Under Analysis

Management Unit: Washakie Ranger District

Purpose: Special use management


Analysis Completed

Larkspur Project (CE)

The Forest is proposing to reduce stocking within areas of Dead Indian pass to improve forest composition, structure, condition, health and growth of stands.

Status: Analysis Completed

Management Unit: Shoshone National Forest All Units

Purpose: Forest products


Shoshone Forest Plan Revision (EIS)

Revision of the 1986 Shoshone National Forest Land and Resource Management Plan.

Status: Analysis Completed

Management Unit: Shoshone National Forest All Units

Purpose: Land management planning


Long Creek Project (EA)

The proposal is to treat approximately 7,479 acres using the following methods: Sanitation salvage; Aspen enhancement; Pre-commercial thinning; and Prescribed burning.

Status: Analysis Completed

Management Unit: Wind River Ranger District

Purpose: Fuels management, Forest products


Sleeping Giant Ski Area Development Projects (EA)

Proposed developments at Sleeping Giant Ski Area, including a zip line and a snow tubing area.

Status: Analysis Completed

Management Unit: Wapiti Ranger District

Purpose: Special use management


On Hold

T Cross Ranch Exchange (CE)

Proposal to exchange approximately four acres of National Forest System lands for approximately four acres of private lands.

Status: On Hold

Management Unit: Wind River Ranger District

Purpose: Land ownership management


WYDOT Stockpile Fishhawk Site (CE)

Issue a special use permit to WYDOT to utilize a 3 acre site near the Fishhawk Trailhead.

Status: On Hold

Management Unit: Wapiti Ranger District

Purpose: Special use management


Cancelled

Eagle Creek Fish Management Special Use Permit (CE)

The Forest Service is proposing to issue a Special Use Permit to Wyoming Game and Fish to occupy National Forest System lands in the Washakie Wilderness to apply rotenone to a portion of Eagle Creek.

Status: Cancelled

Management Unit: Shoshone National Forest All Units

Purpose: Special use management


Livestock Grazing Management and Permit Issuance (2013). (EA)

Analysis of livestock management on the Meeteetse, Pickett Creek, Sage Creek and Piney Creek Allotments on the Greybull Ranger District and the Bear Creek, Wiggins Fork, Warm Springs and Wind River Allotments on the Wind River Ranger District.

Status: Cancelled

Management Unit: Greybull Ranger District

Purpose: Land management planning


Cycle Greater Yellowstone Bicycle Tour (CE)

We are proposing to issue a special use permit for a bicycle tour which could include up to 800 participants.

Status: Cancelled

Management Unit: Clarks Fork Ranger District

Purpose: Special use management