222-20-015 - Multiyear permits

222-20-015. Multiyear permits

Landowners may apply for multiyear permits to conduct forest practices for four or five years in the following situations:

(1) Where a watershed analysis has been approved for a WAU under WAC 222-22-080, a landowner may apply for a multiyear permit. The information provided and level of detail for the application must be comparable to that required for a three-year permit. At a minimum, the applications for these permits must include:

(a) A description of the forest practices to be conducted during the period requested for the permit, and a map(s) showing their locations; and

(b) Prescriptions must be identified where operations are proposed within or include areas of resource sensitivity.

(2) Where a road maintenance and abandonment plan (other than a checklist road maintenance and abandonment plan) has been approved under WAC 222-24-051, a landowner may apply for a multiyear permit to perform road maintenance, road abandonment, and/or associated right of way timber harvest, if the schedule for implementing the plan is longer than three years.

(3) Where an alternate plan has been approved under WAC 222-12-0401, a landowner may apply for a multiyear permit to perform the activities in the alternate plan.

Statutory Authority: RCW 76.09.040 and 76.09.370. 13-01-007, § 222-20-015, filed 12/6/12, effective 1/6/13. Statutory Authority: RCW 76.09.040, 76.09.010(2)(d). 07-20-044, § 222-20-015, filed 9/26/07, effective 10/27/07. Statutory Authority: RCW 76.09.040. 06-11-112, § 222-20-015, filed 5/18/06, effective 6/18/06. Statutory Authority: Chapter 34.05 RCW, RCW 76.09.040, [76.09.]050, [76.09.]370,76.13.120 (9). 01-12-042, § 222-20-015, filed 5/30/01, effective 7/1/01.

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