Location Summary: Sierra National Forest, High Sierra RD, adjacent to the communities of Shaver Lake, Big Creek, Jose Basin and Camp Sierra and east of the San Joaquin River. District: High Sierra Ranger District.
The total Musick EA Project area is approximately 33,000 acres. The total area proposed for treatment is estimated to be about 12,000 acres.
Project documents and updates can be located at this webpage: https://www.fs.usda.gov/project/?project=54611
Currently, a public meeting is planned for September 20, 2018, at 9:00am to be held at the Supervisors Office, 1600 Tollhouse Road in Clovis, CA 93611 with the intent to present information about the project and gather comments.
The purpose of this project is to respond to tree mortality within the vicinity of communities to create areas of strategically reduced fuels along roads, rides and strategically placed area treatments. The proposed activities were developed in collaboration with adjacent land owners and CalFIRE.
Please review the attached document for details on the project, including how to submit comments: https://content.govdelivery.com/attachments/USDAFS/2018/09/07/file_attachments/1067814/MusickScopingLetter.pdf