Conservation Plans and Agreements

Habitat Conservation Plan

Data Definitions

West Fork Timber HCP (formerly Murray Pacific)
USFWS Region(s)
USFWS Field Office(s)
Western Washington Fish And Wildlife Office
NEPA Process
environmental assessment
Involved Agency
Budget Type
Forest Plan
  • Date Information
  • Date Assistance Initiated
    Date Application Received
    Date of Notice of Intent to Prepare an EIS
    Date Noticed in Federal Register
    Date Permit Issued
    Date Application Withdrawn
    Date Permit Expired
    Date Permit Denied
    Date Permit Suspended
    Date Permit Revoked
  • Area Description Information
  • Location
    Lewis County near Morton, WA
    Listed Species
  • Murrelet, marbled - (Brachyramphus marmoratus) CA, OR, WA T
  • Owl, northern spotted - (Strix occidentalis caurina) Entire T
  • Wolf, gray - (Canis lupus) U.S.A.: All of AL, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, IA, IN, IL, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NV, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, VT, WI, and WV; and portions of AZ, NM, OR, UT, and WA. Mexico. E
  • Non-Listed Species
  • Bat, Pacific Townsend's big-eared - (Plecotus townsendii townsendii) SC
  • Bear, grizzly - (Ursus arctos horribilis) North Cascades Ecosystem Recovery Zone Population UR
  • Duck, harlequin - (Histrionicus histrionicus) RT
  • Eagle, bald - (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) lower 48 States DM
  • Falcon, American peregrine - (Falco peregrinus anatum) DM
  • Fisher - (Martes pennanti) West coast DPS PT
  • Flycatcher, little willow - (Empidonax traillii brewsteri) SC
  • Flycatcher, olive-sided - (Contopus cooperi) SC
  • Frog, Cascades - (Rana cascadae) UR
  • Frog, Columbia spotted - (Rana luteiventris) main pop. RT
  • Frog, northern red-legged - (Rana aurora aurora) SC
  • Frog, tailed - (Ascaphus truei) SC
  • Goshawk, northern - (Accipiter gentilis) RT
  • Heron, great blue - (Ardea herodias)
  • Myotis, fringed - (Myotis thysanodes) SC
  • Myotis, long-eared - (Myotis evotis) SC
  • Myotis, long-legged - (Myotis volans) SC
  • osprey - (Pandion haliaetus) SC
  • Salamander, Larch Mountain - (Plethodon larselli) RT
  • salamander, Van Dyke's - (plethodon vandykei) SC
  • Turtle, northwestern pond - (Actinemys marmorata marmorata) SC
  • Wolverine, California - (Gulo gulo luteus) SC
  • Wolverine, North American - (Gulo gulo luscus) RT
  • woodpecker, Pileated - (dryocopus pileatus) SC
  • Habitat
    Coniferous forest lands; aquatic and riparian habitat associated with streams and wetlands; snags; and other special habitats.
  • Washington
  • Size (Total Area Covered, by State)
  • 53527 acres (Washington)
  • Enrolled Size (Total Area Enrolled, by State)
    Data not available
    Encompassed Planning Area? (by state)
  • Yes
  • Acreage Protected
    1222 acres
    Acreage Created/Enhanced/Restored
    12000 acres
    Acreage Adversely Affected
    No info
  • Other Information
  • Applicant Type
    Land Use
    forest management activities
    100 years, 0 months
    Reporting Frequency
    Annual reports required. Annual meetings 1st 5 years, every 10 years thereafter.
    Report Received Date(s)
    Monitoring Notes
    January 2004 Meeting for 10-Year Review. 2003 Wildlife Surveys received Feburary 26, 2004. Owl population monitoring, fish habitat monitoring, breeding bird populations, amphibian surveys, and spotted owl prey surveys continuing according to schedule.
    Additional Notes
    This permit covers all species; however, only 21 species names are entered for convenience. The acreage identified as protected and created/enhanced is for the durantion of the plan however it is not part of a permanent conservation easement.
    Plan/Agreement Documents
    Biological Opinion
    The HCP
    Set of Findings
    The HCP
    Final Documents
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    Federal Register Documents
    No info

    Report generated on: February 14, 2016
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