Land & Resources Management

Summit LakeThis section includes forest planning, current projects, information about resource management, and available geospatial data. Here is how land and resources management information is organized in this section:

Forest Planning

View planning documents that guide how the national forest is managed. The focus is at a broad scale: regional, forest-wide, or landscape (watershed) level. The Colville National Forest Land and Resource Management Plan, forest plan monitoring reports, and other assessments and planning documents are available. 

Current Projects

Find information here about specific projects that the Colville National Forest is evaluating, planning, or actively implementing. The Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA) and NEPA projects documentation including supporting maps and documents are available.

Resource Management

Other resource management program information is available including: timber sale information.

Geospatial Data

Find more information about available GIS (Geographic Information System) data here.


Forest-wide Travel Analysis Report

The travel analysis process is intended to identify opportunities for the national forest transportation system to meet current and future management objectives, and to provide information that allows integration of ecological, social, and economic concerns into future decisions. The travel analysis process is tailored to local situations and landscape/site conditions as identified by forest staff members and coupled with past public input.

New Forest Plan

The Colville National Forest has completed it's Forest Plan.


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    Timber and special forest products management within our Forest.