Taneum Forest Restoration Project Comment Period Extended to August 13

Cle Elum, WA  — The initial public scoping period for the Taneum Forest Restoration Project proposal has been extended from July 30 to August 13. The two week extension was requested by the Kittitas County Board of Commissioners to allow additional time for the public to review the proposal. 

To learn more about the project, see maps and the proposal, and to comment, or also to subscribe to receive updates please go to: fs.usda.gov/project/?project=53450

If you have questions please call project leader, Rachel Wirt at 509-852-1043.

The Taneum Forest Restoration project located 10 miles south of Cle Elum, WA within the North and South Forks of the Taneum Creek drainage. 

Taneum forest project team

Cle Elum Ranger District project planners visit Taneum Creek Campground with representatives from the Kittitas County Public Lands Advisory Board, July 25, 2018. Credit: USFS / D.Kelly

Taneum Forest project survey poster

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