Forest Service Seeks Comments on Environmental Assessment

Allegheny National Forest Visitors BureauBRADFORD, PA – July 1, 2020 — The Allegheny National Forest is accepting public review and comment on the East Branch of Tionesta Creek Vegetation Management Project located in Elk and McKean Counties, Pennsylvania.

The East Branch Tionesta Creek project area (see attached map) is generally located west of Kane, Pennsylvania and encompasses approximately 15,795 acres of National Forest System land.

The project proposed management activities include:

  • Vegetation Treatments
  • Timber Harvesting
  • Wildlife Habitat Improvements
  • Non-Native Invasive Plant Species Treatments
  • Transportation Activities
  • Recreation Improvements

To view the project documents please visit the project websites at: https://www.fs.usda.gov/project/?project=57175.

Comments must be submitted within 30 days of publication of the July 1, 2020, legal notice in The Kane Republican.

For more information or to submit a comment, please contact Marienville District Ranger Robert Fallon at rob.fallon@usda.gov or 814-927-6628.

For mail-in comments:
Marienville District Ranger Robert Fallon
131 Smokey Lane
Marienville, PA 16239