Roseboro Road, SR 1511, NCDOT Project
NCDOT has proposed a 50 foot Right-of-Way and to make improvements to about 2.8 miles of Roseboro Road, SR 1511, across FS lands. Proposed improvements include grading, widening, improved drainage and paving.
The proposed action is to conduct forest management activities, including silvicultural prescriptions to benefit timber and wildlife resources and to implement the Land and Resource Management Plan for the Nantahala National Forest.
Bear Paw Church Road, SR 1313, NCDOT Project
NCDOT has requested a 50-foot right-of-way and to make improvements to Bear Paw Church Road, SR 1313. Proposed improvements include very minor changes in centerline and widening.
Blackrock Prescribed Burn Project
The proposed action is to implement a 485 acre prescribed burn on the west side of Panthertown Valley in Jackson County, North Carolina.
Davidson River Project
Streambank stabilization along Davisdon River from the Pisgah Fish Hatchery downstream to the confluence with Looking Glass Creek - rehab/improve river entry points
Dickey Bell OHV Trail Re-route
The proposed action is to re-route 1.0 mile of off-highway vehicle trail of the Dickey Bell trail and close 0.5 mile of existing trial in a sensitive resource area.
Flat Laurel Spruce Planting Project
The proposed action includes underplanting of Red spruce seedlings followed by limited non-commercial, mechanical only release of planted and natural seedlings.
Joe Brown Road, SR 1326C, NCDOT Project
NCDOT has requested a 50-foot right-of-way and to make improvements to Joe Brown Road. Proposed improvements include very minor changes in centerline and widening, grading, drainage improvement, and paving.
Kodak Rock OHV Trail closure
The proposed action is to close a section of the Rocky Mountain Loop Off-highway vehicle (OHV) trail in the area known as Kodak Rock, for 0.85 miles and stabilize a portion of that trail section to prevent erosion.
Mossy Oak Project
Conduct silvicultural treatments on National Forest System lands on the Nantahala Ranger District to meet objectives of the Land and Resources Management Plan for the Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests.
NC 215, NCDOT Project
NCDOT has proposed making improvements to NC 215 in Transylvania County from US 64 to SR 1326 south of Balsam.
NC 24/27 Widening Project, NCDOT Project
NC DOT has proposed widening from two lanes to four lanes of NC 24/27 from NC 73 to the Troy Bypass. Approximately 2.7 miles of this 11 mile project are located on Forest Service lands.
The proposed project consists of various timber, wildlife and fire related treatments to move toward the desired future condition of Longleaf pine and provide improved habitat for the Federally Endangered Red-cockaded Woodpecker
Newport road easement new permit UWH121301
The proposed action is to issue a road easement to a private land owner to access a recreation cabin using a utility right-of-way. This permit requires minor road construction and reconstruction.
Shortleaf Pine Restoration (Farm Bill CE)
The proposed action includes a combination of stand improvement, commercial thinning, regeneration, and prescribed burning to reduce the risk and increase resilience to southern pine beetle outbreak.
Twelve Mile Project
Landscape level project to implement Nantahala and Pisgah National Forest Land and Resource Management Plan with an additional focus on restoration needs and elk habitat improvement.
2010 Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Suppression
The proposed action is to treat hemlock conservation areas on the Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests using a combination of biological and chemical treatments. This project adds additional treatment options to the 2005 HWA Project.
Armstrong Creek Project
The proposed action includes vegetation management and wildlife habitat improvement activities in the Armstrong Creek area.
The proposed action is to conduct silvicultural treatments to implement forest plan goals for National Forest System lands in Macon County, NC.
Brushy Flats Project
The proposed action is to conduct shortleaf pine ecosystem restoration treatments, including timber harvest, prescribed burning, wildlife habitat, fisheries habitat, and botanical habitat improvement projects in western Cherokee County, NC.
Courthouse Vegetation Management
The proposal includes vegetation, recreation, and fuels management activities in Analysis Area 13 on the Pisgah Ranger District.
Linville Trailheads Forest Order
The proposed action is to issue a forest order for camping restrictions at specific trailheads on the Grandfather Ranger District, Pisgah National Forest to provide a safe user experience and resource protection.
Post-Harvest Vine Control Project - 2016
The proposed action is to conduct grape and smoke vine control work in 38 compartments in Jackson, Macon, and Swain counties North Carolina, to provide for timber stand improvement in 73 young forest stands.
Church Sign for Calvary Church
The proposed action is to approve a special use permit to allow the Calvary Church to place a sign in a road right-of-way the Forest Service owns near the intersection of Highway 101 and Temples Point Road in Craven County, North Carolina.
Croatan Prescribed Burning Project
Prescribe burn a total of approximately 76,310 acres with units being burned on a rotation of 3-5 years and averaging between 20,000-30,000 acres per year.
Linville Gorge Wilderness Prescribed Fire
The proposal includes the use of prescribed fire in the Linville Gorge Wilderness to restore the natural fire regime, to manage unnatural buildups of fuels, and to restore fire dependent communities and woodlands.
West Carteret New Water Well Installation
Allow the West Carteret Water Corporation to place 2 more water wells and approximately 4000 feet of additional waterline with power on the Croatan Ranger District in the locations identified in their existing permit issued in August of 1989.
White Pine Conversion
The proposed action is to convert white pine plantations to species more appropriate for the sites through commercial timber harvest.
Some of our older projects can be accessed in our Project Archive.