Cleveland National Forest Current and Recent Projects

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AT&T Master Permit Renewal for Telephone Lines

To renew AT&T's authorizations on the CNF. Renew one master permit with 135 amendments, one 50-year rights-of-way, one telephone booth, and one access on private road to telephone facilties.

Forest-wide Removal of Aquatic Invasive Species

The purpose of this project is to enhance habitat conditions for native aquatic species on the Forest by removing aquatic invasive species.

Forest-Wide Unauthorized Route Decommissioning

The Cleveland National Forest received funding from the California Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Grants Program to decommission unauthorized routes, as defined by the 2008 Motorized Travel Management decision, that have the greatest resource impacts.

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) Master Special Use Permit

The Cleveland NF proposes developing a "master" permit to consolidate and reissue over 70 permits presently issued to SDG&E, which also proposes to “fire-harden” some of the electric lines to improve system safety and reliability.

Descanso Ranger District

2016 Bedford Road/North Main Divide Damage Rehabilitation

Construction activities are needed to repair areas disturbed by unauthorized road work on North Main Divide Road and Bedford Road.

Alpine Community Defense

The Descanso RD proposes fuel treatments in the vicinity of Alpine, California to reduce vegetation levels and mitigate the potential effects of wildfire. This project was expanded beyond its original focus on the Sweetwater and Viejas Creek area.

Greater Alpine Community Defense Fuels Treatment on Non-Federal Lands

The project involves constructing fuel breaks on private lands to reduce the risk to life, property, and resource values from an unusually severe wildland fire event in the greater Alpine area and improve fire suppression effectiveness and safety.

Guatay Allotment incorporation of new lands

The Descanso Ranger District proposes to expand the boundaries of the Guatay Allotment to incorporate lands the have recently been acquired by the National Forest System. These lands have been previously grazed by the current grazing permittee.

Water Tank Permit Reissuance

Four special use permits for water storage tanks and associated access would be reissued. These water storage tanks have been in place for multiple years, and permit reissuance would allow continued occupation of the Descanso Ranger District.

Palomar Ranger District

Three Sisters Falls Recreation Management

The proposed action is to adopt and/or construct Class 2 system trails to Three Sisters Falls and the summit of Eagle Peak, decommission and restore existing user-created trails, and construct a developed trailhead off of Boulder Creek Road.

Trabuco Ranger District

Los Pinos Conservation Camp Special Use Authorization

The Cleveland NF proposes to issue a special use authorization for occupancy and use of government-owned facilities and lands at the Los Pinos Conservation Camp to the California Conservation Corps to be operated as an Education Center.

Replacement of Two Road Crossings of Holy Jim Creek

Two road crossings of Holy Jim Creek are barriers to fish passage. To improve fish passage and in anticipation of the restoration of steelhead runs in Trabuco and Holy Jim Creeks, reconstruction of these road crossings is proposed.

South Main Divide and Greater El Cariso Fuels Management

The Trabuco Ranger District proposes to treat vegetation along South and North Main Divide Roads and Long Canyon Road in order to mitigate the potential effects of wildfires. This project was expanded beyond its original focus on Elsinore Peak.

Project Archive

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