Eastside Forest & Habitat Improvement Project

Project proposes to use a mix of prescribed fire and pre-commercial thinning to address forest health and wildlife habitat improvement needs.

Project Information

Expected Analysis Type
Decision Memo

Categorical Exclusion
Timber stand and/or wildlife habitat improvement activities which do not include the use of herbicides or do not require more than one mile of low standard road construction (Service Level D, FSH 7709.56)

Special Authority
Not applicable / Other

Lead Management Unit
Bitterroot National Forest All Units

Notice and Comment Regulation
Not Subject to Regulations

Project Purpose
Vegetation management (other than forest products); Fuels management; Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants

Project Activity
Fuel treatments (non-activity fuels); Forest vegetation improvements; Species habitat improvements

Project Status

Current Status
Under Analysis

Project Milestones
Last Completed Milestone: Notice of Initiation (05/11/2021)
Next Milestone: NEPA or Forest Plan Amendment Decision Document Available (est. 02/01/2022)

Last Updated: 01/31/2022

https://www.fs.usda.gov/project/?project=59985&exp=detail