Allowable Uses – Allowable uses require a formal application and administrative review

Residential Uses

  • Large tract forest dwelling
  • Forest template dwelling
  • Ownership of record dwelling
  • Alteration, restoration, or replacement of a lawfully established dwelling
  • Registered child care facility or certified group child care home
  • Temporary medical hardship dwelling
  • Caretaker residence for public parks and fish hatcheries

Commercial Uses

  • Destination resort
  • Home occupation or home business

Mineral, Aggregate, Oil, Gas Uses

  • Exploration for mineral and aggregate resources
  • Exploration for and production of geothermal, gas, or oil
  • Mining and processing of oil, gas, aggregate and mineral resources
  • Temporary asphalt and concrete batch plants for specific projects

Transportation Uses

  • Expansion of existing airports
  • Widening of roads within existing right-of-way
  • Public road and highway projects
  • Aids to navigation and aviation

Utility/Solid Waste Uses

  • Local distribution lines and equipment
  • New electric transmission lines and distribution lines
  • Television, microwave, and radio communication facilities and transmission towers
  • Telecommunications tower
  • Utility facilities for generating power
  • Towers and fire stations for forest fire and rural fire protection
  • Water intake facilities, canals, and distribution lines for farm and nonfarm uses
  • Reservoirs and water impoundments
  • Solid waste disposal site
  • Modification of waste related use

Parks/Public Uses

  • Public and private parks
  • Campgrounds
  • Private hunting and fishing operations without lodging
  • Private accommodations for fishing occupied on a temporary basis
  • Private seasonal accommodations for fee hunting operations
  • Youth camp
  • Firearms training facility
  • Cemeteries

Outdoor Gathering Uses

  • Outdoor gathering under 3000 people for under 120 hours in any 3-month period
  • Outdoor gathering over 3000 people for over 120 hours in any 3-month period

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