Town Creek ATV Trail Improvement Project.
Proposal to install a boardwalk, install 3 small bridges and harden approximately 300 ft. of trail surface (The Project) across creeks, tributaries and wet depressions intersecting the Town Creek ATV Trail (TCATV).
Armuchee Healthy Forests Project
The project is designed to reduce the risk for southern pine beetle (SPB) infestations in over-crowded pine stands and restore the ecological integrity of those stands by moving them towards a more ecologically appropriate composition.
Johns Creek Trout Habitat Enhancement Project
The purpose of the project is to improve trout habitat by adding large woody debris in the form of cover logs and instream structures. This would create pools for holding trout during the warm summer months.
Whissenhunt OHV Trail System Improvement
The purpose of this project is to perform maintenance on the sections of trail that are draining poorly and construct or relocate five miles of trail in conjunction with the decommissioning of tow miles of existing trail.
08-114 - Oconee Forest Health & Wildlife Habitat Improvement
The purpose of this project is to maintain or improve forest health in pine stands with high stem density to improve forest resiliency and resistance to natural disturbances, disease infestations and insects, particularly southern pine beetle.
Byron Herbert Reece Trail Connector
The district in collaboration with Union Co. and Byron Herbert Reece Society is proposing the adoption of an existing closed road to convert to a beginner-level interpretative hiking trail for recreationist in Union County.
Research project to study Cicada
The project proposal is to collect specimens of Brood VI 17-year cicadas (Magicicada spp.) infected with the fungus Massospora cicadina for sequencing and analysis of the fungal genome submitted by William J. Davis.
Research study to monitor Terrapene carolina population
The proposal is to monitor Terrapene carolina population within a given watershed in the Georgia Blue Ridge to begin to assemble a baseline of data pertaining to local demographics, growth, behavior, and general natural history.
Small Tract Act case on the CRRD
The USFS is in the process of considering a application that request conveyance of small tracts of National Forest System lands on the CONF.
SUP for a Floating Dock (BRRD)
The purpose of this permit is to authorize the new landowners the use of an existing mooring boat dock, steps, walkway, and rock rip-rap along shoreline.
Improved Recreational Access to Mountaintown Creek
The purpose and need for this project is to re-establish public access to Mountaintown Creek that bypasses private land in order to provide opportunities for dispersed recreation uses within the Mountaintown Creek drainage.
Some of our older projects can be accessed in our Project Archive.