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Lake Tahoe Basin Mgt Unit Current and Recent Projects

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2019 Lands Special Use Permit Projects

Every year the LTBMU evaluates multiple lands projects for issuance of a special use permit. A list of the projects and contacts can be found here http:/

Lake Tahoe West

Healthy Forests and Watershed planning at a landscape scale on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe

Travel Analysis for E-bikes on Forest Service Trails

Analyze a subset of Forest Service trail system for use by e-bikes under Travel Management rules 36 CFR 212 Subpart B. Updates to the Motor Vehicle Use Map would result from the project

Under Analysis

Carson City to Glenbrook Powerline Rebuild

Rebuild approximately 9.23 mile, 60 kilovolt (kV) transmission line within the existing right-of-way between the Voltaire Substation in Carson City, Nevada and Glenbrook Substation, Douglas County, Nevada.

Far West Nordic Ski Education Association 5 Year Recreation Event Permit Reissuance

Permit will authorize Far West Nordic Ski Education to conduct a 1-day xc ski and snowshoe race (max. 300 participants) on NFS lands for 5 years. Race is over snow with required snow depth of 12 inches; no ground disturbing activity authorized.

Incline Management Plan

The project will amend the Forest Plan to designate 400 acres of the project area as backcountry management area, as well as project-specific management actions related to roads and trails, travel management, restoration and vegetation management.

Lake-wide Control of Aquatic Invasive Plants

Conduct aquatic plant control and management throughout suitable habitat areas in Lake Tahoe, California and Nevada and the Truckee River. Partners with Tahoe Resource Conservation District and Tahoe Regional Planning Agency.

Meeks Bay Restoration

Restoration of Meeks Creek in Meeks Marina, remove marina, construct a pier and new boat ramp, reconstruct Meeks campground, BMPs, pedestrian bridge over Meeks Creek, pathways, beach access, parking improvements, AIS station, utility upgrades.

SR 28 Corridor Plan

Continuation of Stateline to Stateline bike path from Sand Harbor to Spooner Summit. Remove highway parking, co-locate utilities with bikeway, improve existing parking lots and create new parking, highway pull-outs, water quality BMPs.

Winter Recreation and Over Snow Vehicle Travel Management

Designate roads, trails, and areas where OSV use is in accordance with Subpart C of the Travel Management Rule. Create snow-play areas, expand parking lots, and groom motorized and non-motorized trails. Add a Forest Plan Amendment.

On Hold

Truckee River First Four Mile Stream Stabilization and Restoration

The proposed project will protect and restore approximately 900 lineal feet of stream bank, riparian and wet meadow habitat. It will also provide conservation and protection for approximately 2,000 lineal feet of river.

Urban Forest Defense Zone Fuels Reduction and Healthy Forest Project

Programmatic treatments to address ongoing fuels and forest health needs on NFS urban forest parcels and within WUI Defense Zone. This EA will update and replace the current Urban Lots EA.

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