Award and Performance

Project Funding

From fiscal years (FY) 2010-2013, the Selway-Middle Fork project has netted nearly $12.2 million in appropriated CFLR funds and more than $10.6 million in matching contributions to accomplish restoration work in the Selway-Middle Fork area.

Annual CFLR Program Allocation

  2010 2011 2012 2013 Total
Annual Award $1,000,000 $3,400,000 $4,000,000 $3,760,000 $12,160,000

 

Matching Contributions

Legislation establishing the program specified that money appropriated for CFLR projects be matched through monetary and in-kind contributions.  The following table summarizes the amounts and sources of match.

2010 2011 2012 2013 totals
Forest Service Match $426,633 $1,520,718 $761,435 $1,651,418 $4,360,204
Partner Match

Agreements and In-Kind

$1,048,920 $1,250,019 $1,920,032 $1,986,022 $6,204,993
Product Value Match     $18,628 $47,090 $65,718
TOTALS $1,475,553 $2,770,737 $2,700,095 $3,684,530 $10,630,915

CFLR Funding 5 Year

Jobs Created or Maintained

One of the purposes of the CFLRP is to benefit local communities by providing local employment or training opportunities.  Numbers are generated from the Treatment for Restoration Economic Analysis Tool (TREAT).

Type of Project Year Direct Jobs Total Jobs Direct Labor Income Total Labor Income
Commercial Forest Product Activities 2010 20.3 60.2 $1,253,661 $1,134,917
2011 36.8 79.8 $2,116,177 $3,867,518
2012 24.2 52.5 $1,446,176 $2,528,960
2013 33.5 70.7 $1,043,404 $1,908,221
Other Project Activities 2010 47.6 68 $2,051,573 $666,006
  2011 69.1 83.4 $2,047,772 $2,520,070
  2012 60 74.3 $1,353,788 $1,776,325
  2013 61.6 80.9 $1,573,482 $2,154,268
Totals   353.1 569.8 $12,886,033 $16,556,285

Commercial Timber Harvest

The following table summarizes the amount of commercial timber harvested as a result of restoration activities.    These numbers are expected to increase as analyses are completed for large-scale restoration projects.

  2010 2011 2012 2013 Totals
Acres Treated using timber sales 0 0 512 161 673
Volume Sold – CCF (Cubic Feet) 0 15,763 9,673 230 25,666
Volume Harvested – CCF 0 0 5,432 7,425 12,857

 

Highlights of Restoration Work

The following information summarizes key restoration accomplishments.  Complete reports with descriptive narrative is posted online at http://www.fs.fed.us/restoration/CFLRP/overview.shtml.

Aquatic Restoration

  2010 2011 2012 2013 Totals
Stream Habitat Improvements (miles) 0 4 31.7 19.1 54.8
Culverts Replaced 0 3 5 3 11
Road Decommissioning (miles) 0 8.42 27.3 24.38 60.1
Road Improvements (miles) 1.25 25.6 7.2 4 38.05
Road Maintenance (miles) 131 61.7 248.9 164.65 606.25
Trails Maintained and Improved (miles) 838 428.23 740.4 704.8 2,711.43

 

Hazardous Fuel Reduction (wildland urban interface and non-wildland urban interface)

  2010 2011 2012 2013 Total
Hazardous Fuel Reductions (acres treated) 2,072 20, 104 14,483 23,917 60,576

 

Vegetative Improvements and Weed Treatments

  2010 2011 2012 2013 Totals
Forest Vegetation Improved/Established (acres)  

167

 

616

 

616

 

498

 

1,897

Weed Treatments (acres) 2,602 3,404 4,110 3,595 13,711

 

Wildlife Habitat Improved

To date, more than 15,000 acres of wildlife habitat has been improved within the CFLR area.  More accomplishments are planned in conjunction with an initiative to improve wildlife habitat within the Basin.

 

 

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