The Sweet Home Ranger District is seeking public input as it prepares an environmental assessment for its Quartzville-Middle Santiam project.
The QMS project area is located approximately 20 miles northeast of Sweet Home.
Stated purposes of the project are:
n To contribute to a predictable, sustainable supply of forest products to help maintain the stability of local and regional economies and markets;
n To improve stand growth, diversity and structure in young, dense plantations within late successional reserves in order to promote late-successional conditions; and
n To sustainably m...