Middle Fork Weiser River Landscape Restoration Project

This project is 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

Date Published
  • Pre-Scoping

    • MiddleForkWeiserRiverDRAFT_TAP (PDF 1995kb)
      12-13-2014

      This is the Draft Travel Analysis Process for the Middle Fork Weiser River Landscape Assessment.
    • MFWRLRP_TAP_Update_20131115 (PDF 176kb)
      12-13-2014

      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_Legal_20131115 (PDF 6078kb)
      12-13-2014

      This map displays udates to the June 18, 2013 TAP maps listed above. It highlights roads that have changed in recommendation.
    • MFWR_TAP_Mapbook_Update_WithNonSysRds_Legal_20131115 (PDF 6123kb)
      12-13-2014

      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)
      12-13-2014

      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)
      12-13-2014

      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_LandscapeAssessment20141210 (PDF 8891kb)
      12-13-2014

      This Landscape Assessment is planning document which assesses the existing condition of the Project and was prepared in December 2014. Updates to the data used in this document are expected in winter of 2014, based on recently collected information. A revised version of the Landscape Assessment is expected to be released that reflects these updates. Minor changes are expected and conclusions drawn from the underlying data in this document are expected to remain unchanged in the revision.
  • Analysis

    • DEIS
      • MFWR_DEIS_Summary (PDF 716kb)
        01-28-2016

        This is a summary of the DEIS
      • MFWR_Appendix1_Maps_Alt1_Mapbook (PDF 46710kb)
        02-06-2016

        This is an 8 page map packet with and overview map sized for 11"x17" paper for Alternative 1 (No Action). This will be included as a hard copy in the printed copies of the DEIS Volume 2 Appendices.
      • MFWR_Appendix1_Maps_Alt2_Mapbook (PDF 50755kb)
        02-06-2016

        This is an 8 page map packet with and overview map sized for 11"x17" paper for Alternative 2 (Proposed Action). This will be included as a hard copy in the printed copies of the DEIS Volume 2 Appendices.
      • MFWR_Appendix1_Maps_Alt4_Mapbook (PDF 52287kb)
        02-06-2016

        This is an 8 page map packet with and overview map sized for 11"x17" paper for Alternative 4. This will be included as a hard copy in the printed copies of the DEIS Volume 2 Appendices.
      • MFWR_Appendix1_Maps_Alt1 (PDF 30234kb)
        02-06-2016

        This is Alternative 1 (No Action). These are large maps printed at 42" x 48" but can be viewed on screen also. Contact Steve Penny, Team Leader, at 208-634-0801 if you would like a large printed copy.
      • MFWR_Appendix1_Maps_Alt2 (PDF 33839kb)
        02-06-2016

        This is Alternative 2 (Proposed Action). These are large maps printed at 42" x 48" but can be viewed on screen also. Contact Steve Penny, Team Leader, at 208-634-0801 if you would like a large printed copy.
      • MFWR_Appendix1_Maps_Alt3 (PDF 34022kb)
        02-06-2016

        This is Alternative 3. These are large maps printed at 42" x 48" but can be viewed on screen also. Contact Steve Penny, Team Leader, at 208-634-0801 if you would like a large printed copy.
      • MFWR_Appendix1_Maps_Alt4 (PDF 34989kb)
        02-06-2016

        This is Alternative 4. These are large maps printed at 42" x 48" but can be viewed on screen also. Contact Steve Penny, Team Leader, at 208-634-0801 if you would like a large printed copy.
      • MFWR_Appendix1_Maps_Alt3_Mapbook (PDF 51221kb)
        02-07-2016

        This is an 8 page map packet with and overview map sized for 11"x17" paper for Alternative 3. This will be included as a hard copy in the printed copies of the DEIS Volume 2 Appendices.
      • DEIS_Vol1_Ch1To4 (PDF 28342kb)
        02-07-2016

        This is the final document sent to print. Copies should be available by 2/12/2016. An index was added to the document posted January 31, 2016 and 2 typos were corrected in section 4.3, List of Acronyms. The document posted on Jan 31, 2016 made the following changes to the first document posted on January 27, 2016: Several typos and grammatical errors were corrected. A minor change to the long-term road closure description in the Transportation Section (pg 492) and Glossary (pg 592) was also made. The 45-day comment period is expected to begin on February 20, 2016.
      • MFWR_DEIS_Vol2_Appendices2to8 (PDF 4882kb)
        02-07-2016

        This is the DEIS appendices 2 through 8.