Tarzan Timber Sale

Jane was auctioned on Friday, 10/17 to Thomas Creek Lumber and Tarzan was sold on Feb 7th, 2003 to Thomas Creek Lumber for $387,881.

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Habitats & Species

T&E Species: NSO CHU OR-11NSO 1998 Bi-Op, Peregrine Falcon Nests
Additional Species Info: The Tarzan project ‘may effect ‘ Bull Trout, Lower Columbia Steelhead, Lower Columbia Cutthroat Trout, and Lower Columbia Coho Salmon. This project would destroy 213 acres and degrade 116 acres of Nesting, Roosting, and Foraging habitat for Northern Spotted Owls. 2 of the units occur in designated Spotted Owl Critical Habitat. No surveys for Peregrine Falcons have been done since 1993 when 2 nest sites were found just outside the boundary of the Tarzan project area. Several adjacent sites were classified at that time as having potential for peregrine nesting. 21 of the Tarzan project units are within 3 miles of a known eyrie (nest site).

Restrictions

10/1-6/30 : no operation of off-road ground based equipment. Restricted Units: 3,4,5,6,7,17,18,20,21,23,24,25,26,27,30,40,41 and ground based portions of 2,8,9,16, 20
4/1-7/30 : no harvest operations, road construction, use of motorized equipment or blasting would be permitted. Restricted Units: 24,25,26,27,30
5/15-6/30 : no harvest operations, road construction, use of motorized equipment or blasting. Restricted Units: 19,30,33
3/1-6/30 : no harvest operations, road construction, use of motorized equipment or blasting. Restricted Units: 21b
1/1-7/31 : no harvest operations, road construction, or use of motorized equipment . Restricted Units: 5,6,7,8,9,12,13,14,15,16,17,35,40