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USDA Equal Opportunity Public Notification Policy

Timber Sales/Personal Use Firewood Cutting 2017

Salt Lake County Resourse Management Plan For Public Lands
For further information visit
http://slco.org/planning-transportation/county-resources-management-plan-for-public-lands/

Senior Pass Increase To Take Effect August 28, 2017
The Price of the America the Beautiful- National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Senior Pass will increase from $10 to $80 on August 28, 2017. The Senior Pass allows lifetime access to more than 2,000 sites and parks throughout the country. Additional revenues from the fee increase will support critical maintenance projects at national parks and federal recreational lands nationwide.

Campground/Picnic Area, Trail and Road Conditions

Please keep a clean campsite Be Bear Aware

Dispersed camping 14 day stay limit

Fire/Prescribed Fire Information




Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Prescribed Fire Info
Spanish Fork Ranger District Masification Project
Spanish Fork Ranger District:Sheep Creek 
Logan Ranger District: Blacksmith Fork
Heber-Kamas Ranger District: Ponderosa Pine Restoration Project 
Evanston-Mt. View Ranger Disricts: Hoop Lake and Mill City
 

Forest Issues

Latest News on the Greater Sage-Grouse Conservation Effort

This Record Of Decision(ROD) is the culmination of an unprecedented planning effort in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Interior, BLM to conserve Greater Sage-grouse (GRSG) habitat on National Forest System (NFS) lands that are administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service and BLM-administered lands.  The Forest Service, as a cooperating agency with the BLM, has developed a targeted, multi-tiered, collaborative landscape-level conservation strategy. This ROD approves the attached LMP amendments for the GRSG Great Basin planning region for the Curlew National Grassland and the Ashley, Beaverhead-Deerlodge, Boise, Caribou-Targhee, Dixie, Fishlake, Humboldt-Toiyabe, Manti-La Sal, Salmon-Challis, Sawtooth, and Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forests.
US Forest Service making a difference for Sage-Grouse
and the sagebrush ecosystem video  

 

Recent News


Features

Surveying Pika Populations Above Brighton

The American pika is a low-profile mammal that lives at high altitudes. Related to rabbits and hares, these small, big-eyed creatures spend much of the summer preparing for a harsh winter high above the timberline. Starting in mid-September, a DWR biologist will visit an established pika area above Brighton ski resort to check on population growth.

Spotlights

Cottonwood Canyon Foundation Free Snowshoe Tours on Salt Lake Ranger District

This photo shows children learning about the Salt Lake City Watershed while on a snowshoe tour

Cottonwood Canyons Foundation invites you: 2016/2017 FREE Snowshoe With a Naturalist Tour. Learn about the natural and cultural history of the canyons on the Salt Lake Ranger Dist.

Wasatch Legacy Project

Wasatch Legacy Project

Learn more about the Wasatch Water Legacy Partnership (WWLP).

 




Beetle Activity on the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest

Beetle activity east side of Bridger Lake

The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache NF is experiencing significant beetle activity, reaching epidemic levels in some areas particularly on the North Slope of the Uinta Mountains.

Spanish Fork Joint Landscape Restoration Partnership Vernon Project

This photo shows the reduction of vegetation and improvement of rangelands

The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Spanish Fork Ranger District recently received the Joint Chief’s Grant for restoration projects in the Vernon Management Unit.