PUBLIC NOTICE – 2018 Cascades Field Office Young Stand Treatments project

PUBLIC NOTICE 2018 Cascades Field Office Young Stand Treatments project The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Cascades Field Office of the Northwest Oregon District Office, has completed a Categorical Exclusion (CX) for the 2018 Cascades Field Office Young Stand Treatments project. The project proposes to pre-commercially thin approximately 537 acres and prune approximately 125 acres across the Cascades Field Office. Pre-commercial thinning would be completed by hand crews with chainsaws while pruning would be completed with non-motorized equipment. Additional information and the CX for the 2018 Cascades Field Office Young Stand Treatments project can be found at the project ePlanning website: https://tinyurl.com/2018YoungStandTreatments In accordance with 43 CFR 5003.2, the decision for this project will be subject to protest after first publication of the notice of this decision. Protests of this decision must be filed with the BLM Northwest Oregon District Office c/o John Huston, Cascades Field Manager, at 1717 Fabry Road SE, Salem, Oregon 97306 by close of business on May 10, 2018. As interpreted by BLM, the regulations do not authorize the acceptance of protests in any form other than a signed, written hard copy that is delivered to the physical address listed previously for the BLM Northwest Oregon District Office. The protest must clearly and concisely state which portion or element of the decision is being protested and the reasons why the decision is believed to be in error. For any questions, contact Whitney Wirthlin, Cascades Field Office Planning and Environmental Specialist, at (503) 375-5612. Publish 04/25/2018. MP43508

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Publication: OPC Legals 2

Section: Legals

Start Date: 2018/04/25

End Date: 2018/04/25

Owner: BLM Northwest Oregon Dist Office

City: SALEM

County: Clackamas