Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest


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Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest

Address:1170 4th Ave S
Park Falls, WI 54552

Phone:715-762-2461
Fax:715-762-5179
Web: www.fs.fed.us/r9/cnnf
Size: 1,500,000 acres.
Location:Northeastern and north-central Wisconsin. Accessible by US 2, 8, 45, and 63; WI 13, 32, 52, 55, 139, 64, and 70. Nearby cities/towns include Ashland, Eagle River, Hayward, Medford, Rhinelander, and Park Falls.
Facilities:41 campgrounds, 7 group camps, 19 cabins, picnic areas, trails (300+ miles), swimming beaches, boat ramps, scenic drives.
Activities:Camping, hunting, fishing, boating, swimming, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, ORV riding, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, ice fishing, snowshoeing.
Special Features:Numerous large and small lakes, a wildlife area, and the North Country and Ice Age national scenic trails. Known as the Cradle of Rivers: headwaters of the Wolf, Pine, Popple, Oconto, Peshtigo, Deerskin, and Wisconsin rivers originate from within forest boundaries.

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The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest provided logistic support for field work including housing for field personal.
Northern white cedar is not recruiting new stems into the canopy in the Great Divide District of the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. Large saplings were essentially absent from the landscape with only three individuals recorded in this study.
Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest: final environmental impact statement.
Forest Service (USFS) compartment maps (2001) for the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest (Table 1.).
Earlier work by Wright (1999) with a population of American marten on the Nicolet section of the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, reported stand-level habitat selection patterns based upon telemetry locations of individual American martens.
USDA Forest Service, Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, R9-CN-FEIS.
Through the Forest Service, $900,000 will be allocated for the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest in Wisconsin with an additional $100,000 for the adjacent Ottawa National Forest in Michigan to address road damage in the national forests.
Contract Awarded for Chequamegon-nicolet national forests hand tree planting services idiq