1501 FLOOD REPAIR PROJECT
NACHES RANGER DISTRICT
OKANOGAN-WENATCHEE NATIONAL FOREST
The Responsible Official, Irene Davidson, Naches District Ranger signed a Decision Memorandum on September 24, 2013 approving the 1501 Flood Repair project. The decision was made to close and decommission the first five miles of Forest System Road (FSR) 1501, also known as the Little Rattlesnake. The project area is located within Washington State Department of Natural Resources land ownership in Township 15N, Range 15E, Sections 9, 10, 16, 17, 19 and 20 W.M. within Yakima County, Washington.
Questions regarding this project and additional information or a copy of the Decision Notice can be obtained by contacting Michelle King, NEPA Planner, Naches Ranger District, 10237 Highway 12, Naches, WA 98937 (509) 653-1420; email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This decision is subject to appeal pursuant to 36 CFR 215. Any written notice of appeal of the decision must be fully consistent with 36 CFR 215.14, "Appeal Content.” The notice of appeal must be filed hard copy with the Appeal Deciding Officer, ATTN: 1570 APPEALS, 215 Melody Lane, Wenatchee, WA 98801, faxed to (509) 662-9280, sent electronically to
email@example.com, or hand delivered to the above address between 7:45AM and 4:30PM, Monday through Friday except legal holidays. The appeal must be postmarked or delivered within 45 days of the date the legal notice for this decision appears in The Wenatchee World. The publication date of the legal notice in The Wenatchee World is the exclusive means for calculating the time to file an appeal and those wishing to appeal should not rely on dates or timeframes provided by any other source. It is the responsibility of all individuals and organizations to ensure their appeals are received in a timely manner. For electronically mailed appeals, the sender should normally receive an automated electronic acknowledgement from the agency as confirmation of receipt. If the sender does not receive an automated acknowledgement of the receipt of the appeal, it is the sender’s responsibility to ensure timely receipt by other means.
Electronic appeals must be submitted as part of the actual e-mail message, or as an attachment in Microsoft Word, rich text format or portable document format only. E-mails submitted to e-mail addresses other than the one listed above or in other formats than those listed or containing viruses will be rejected. Only individuals or organizations who submitted comments during the comment period may appeal. This project may be implemented 45 days, plus 5 business days after this legal notice if no appeal is received. If an appeal is received the project may not be implemented for 15 business days after the appeal decision.