U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR  BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT  
ePlanning DOI-BLM-UT-G020-2017-0018-EA (Tavaputs Plateau Sagegrouse Habitat Restoration)  
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NEPA Project Summary 
NEPA #:  DOI-BLM-UT-G020-2017-0018-EA Status:  Comment and Review Period
Project Name:  Tavaputs Plateau Sagegrouse Habitat Restoration Decision Date: 
EIS OEPC #:  FONSI Date: 
Applicant:  Bureau of Land Management, Canyon Country District Office    
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Start Date:  12/28/2016    
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Project Description:
This project will promote resilience to primary sagegrouse habitat within an approximately 4,048 acre footprint on the Tavaputs Plateau. Encroaching pinyon-juniper trees will be thinned, shredded and burned utilizing various treatment methods including; thin-pile-burn, lop & scatter bullhog and seeding.
Project Location:
The project is located approximately 15 miles northeast of Sunnyside, UT on the West Tavaputs Plateau, along Cedar Ridge and Cottonwood Ridge. The project vicinity is predominately in the lower half of T13S R16E, (Sec's 13,14 & 21-35)
 
Project Lead:  Joshua Relph    
Phone Number:  (435) 259-2195    
Email Address:  jrelph@blm.gov    
Office(s):  Canyon Country DO
Price FO
Lead Office:  Price FO
Counties:  Carbon    
 
Program(s):  Wildland Fire Management Subprogram(s):  Fuels Management
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Documents: 
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Project Map 03/06/2017 Tavaputs ArchC Map.pdf (26661 KB) 
 
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Tavaputs EA 07/20/2018 Tavaputs EA.pdf (3341 KB)  Open (07/20/2018 - 08/20/2018 )
 
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Tavaputs Unsigned FONSI 07/20/2018 Unsigned FONSI.pdf (485 KB)  Open (07/20/2018 - 08/20/2018 )
 
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ESD Custom Soil Report 07/20/2018 Custom Soil Resource Report for Carbon Area, Utah, Parts of Carbon and Emery Counties_ Tavaputs_Analysis_Are.pdf (1441 KB) 
 
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UtWrap Report 07/20/2018 UtWRAP_Assess_Report__TavaputsPlateauSagegrouseHabitatRestoration_2017-01-09-133811834.pdf (340 KB) 
 
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Press Release - Comment Period Extension 08/06/2018 Tavaputs Habitat Restoration - Press Release - Comment Period Extension.PNG (127 KB) 
 

Last Updated:  08/06/2018 12:51:45 MDT