|PANORAMIC Photo By dsaracin|
This THP is about 6 miles east of Albion, CA and about 4 miles SW of Comptche, CA at an elevation of 100 to 1,000 feet. Mendocino Redwood Company is planning a tractor and cable logging operation in redwood and Douglas fir forests. The THP area is adjacent to the South Fork of the Albion River which is listed as an impaired watershed for sediment and temperature. Mendocino Redwood Company is planning to use heavy equipment inside a watercourse area to long line logs adjacent to a class I (year round) watercourse. 50 road drainage sites are planned for work including rocking, dip construction, culvert repair/replacement and restoration of washed out crossings. There are 6 spotted owl nesting territories within .7mi of the THP area.