Five Creeks Rangeland restoration project environmental assessment

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dc.contributor.author United States. Bureau of Land Management. Burns District
dc.date.accessioned 2008-09-09T17:52:29Z
dc.date.available 2008-09-09T17:52:29Z
dc.date.issued 2006-10-16
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1794/7281
dc.description 130 pp. Tables, maps, references, glossary, illus. The area is located in Harney County approximately 50 air miles southeast of Burns, Oregon (Maps A and B, Statewide and Project Vicinity Maps). The Project Area includes portions of the Smyth-Kiger (#5331), Happy Valley (#5309), Riddle Mountain (#5310), Riddle/Coyote (#5329), Burnt Flat (#5604), Stonehouse (#6040), Jenkins Burnt Flat Fenced Federal Range (FFR) (#5327), Clemens FFR (#5323), and Riddle FFR (#5324) grazing allotments (T. 29 S., R. 33 E., T. 28 S., R. 34 E., T. 29 S., R. 34 E., T. 29 S., R. 35 E., T. 30 S., R. 33 E., T. 30 S., R. 34 E., T. 30 S., R. 35 E., T. 30.5 S., R. 34 E., T. 31 S., R. 35 E., T. 31 S., R. 34 E.) in the Three Rivers Resource Area (Map C, Affected Grazing Allotments Map). Captured August 7, 2007. en
dc.description.abstract Proposes to implement an ecological restoration project to manage encroaching juniper on both public and private lands by utilizing prescribed fire and mechanical treatments. Includes reintroducing fire to restore and/or maintain natural fire regimes; reducing hazardous fuels, especially within previously treated juniper cuts; moving the species composition and structure of big sagebrush-bunchgrass, low sagebrush-bunchgrass, aspen and riparian communities toward pre-European immigration conditions; improving big game, sage-grouse, and other locally important species habitat; increasing wild horse and livestock forage, and improving watershed health. en
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dc.relation.ispartofseries NEPA en
dc.subject Public lands -- Oregon -- Burns Region -- Management en
dc.subject Grazing districts -- Oregon -- Burns Region en
dc.subject Range management -- Environmental aspects -- Oregon -- Burns Region en
dc.subject Range plants -- Oregon -- Burns Region en
dc.subject Fuel reduction (Wildfire prevention) -- Oregon -- Burns Region en
dc.subject Prescribed burning -- Oregon -- Burns Region en
dc.title Five Creeks Rangeland restoration project environmental assessment en
dc.title.alternative Environmental assessment: Five Creeks Rangeland restoration project en
dc.type Other en


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