Implementation

4FRI is the entire suite of restoration effortsTo meet our goal of restoring ecological resilience and function, 4FRI restoration treatments are implmented through a variety of methods.

Commercial mechanical thinning and prescribed fire are the most noticeable of these treatments, but restoration also includes springs and stream projects, reforestation (replanting), meadow restoration, road and trail work (construction, maintenance, and decommissioning), and more.  

Features

Westside Acceleration Project RFI/RFP

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The FS has been pursuing a potential additional large thinning contract(s). The first step was to issue a Request for Information to gather input from industry professionals on the aspects of a contract that would help them successfully complete forest restoration projects. The RFI was issued in Aug 2017. Responses are currently being evaluated and next steps are being identified. 


Restoration in Progress

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Mechanical Thinning: What to expect from these crucial restoration treatments

Spotlights

Timber Offering Schedules

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Planned timber contract offerings

CLFRP Annual Reports

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As part of the Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program, the FS produces an annual report for 4FRI that includes performance measures, accomplishments and costs.