Middle Fork Weiser River Landscape Restoration Project

This project is in the planning phase. It covers approximately 50,000 acres and is in the Weiser -Little Salmon Headwaters Collaborative Forest Restoration Project area. Opportunities for forest and watershed restoration will be assessed.

Location Summary

Middle Fork of the Weiser River Watershed, 10 miles southeast of Council, Idaho

District: Council Ranger District

Project Documents

  • Pre-Scoping

    • MiddleForkWeiserRiverDRAFT_TAP (PDF 1995kb)
      This is the Draft Travel Analysis Process for the Middle Fork Weiser River Landscape Assessment.
    • MFWR_PVG (PDF 19914kb)
      This map displays Potential Vegetation Groups in the planning area. See the Payette Land and Resource Management Plan for an explantion of these groups or contact Charlie Munden, Acting Timber Management Assistant 208-253-0100 for more information.
    • MFWRLRP_TAP_Update_20131115 (PDF 176kb)
      This document includes updates to Table 4 included in the June 2013 Draft TAP. This table displays Interdisciplinary Team Recommendation to road segments in the process to identify a recommended road system for the planning area.
    • MFWR_TAP_Mapbook_Update_WithNonSysRds_Legal_20131115 (PDF 6123kb)
      This map displays udates to the TAP maps created in June 2013 displaying results from the TAP document. It highlights roads that have changed in recommendation.
    • MFWR_TAP_MapbookUpdateCleanWithNonSysRdsLegal_20131115 (PDF 6092kb)
      This map is identical to the MFWR_TAP_Mapbook_Update_WithNonSysRds_Legal_20131115 posted except it does not highlight roads with a changed IDT Recommendation. It merely displays the up to date TAP recommendations.
    • TAP_Update_20140129 (PDF 2774kb)
      This is a powerpoint presentation presented by Melanie Vining, West Zone Hydrologist, at the January 28, 2014 Payette Forest Coalition meeting in McCall, Idaho. The topic was an update on the Travel Analysis Process for the project.
    • MFWR_DraftProposal_20141120 (PDF 213kb)
      This is a draft proposal that was presented at the Payette Forest Coalition monthly meeting in McCall, Idaho on November 20, 2014. A proposed action is expected to be released by early December.
    • MFWR_ProposedAction_PFC_Recommendations_Comparison_20141120 (PDF 241kb)
      This document compared the Draft Proposal to the Payette Forest Coalition project recommendations that was completed in August, 2014.
    • MFW_20141120_DaftProposalMap (PDF 7169kb)
      This is a map that displays the vegetation and road treatments in the Draft Proposal.