Math Sciences Research Institute/Samuel Silver Space Sciences Laboratory Tree Screen Renovation Project

Summary

SCH Number
2002028406
Public Agency
University of California, Berkeley
Document Title
Math Sciences Research Institute/Samuel Silver Space Sciences Laboratory Tree Screen Renovation Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
2/25/2002

Document Description
A vegetation management project for the purposes of: a) improving fire safety aroundthe Math Sciences Research Institute, b) restpring westerly views extant when MSRI was constructed; c) replacing non-native species with native oaks. The project will: a) open up views; b) improve fire protection; c) convert stand to more highly valued species; d) release suppressed oaks, bays and pines; e) screen Centennial Drive and portions of the Hill Terraces Parking Lot, and f) enhance slope erosion control.

Contact Information
Jennifer Lawrence
University of California, Berkeley
Lead/Public Agency
Planning, Design and Construction 300A & E Building, #1382
Berkeley, CA 94720

Phone : (510) 642-7720

Location

Cities
Berkeley
Counties
Alameda

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Other
Type, Section or Code
Article 19, Class 4
Reasons for Exemption
Minor landscaping replacement and forestry (fire fuel reduction) project that will not affect healthy, mature, scenic trees.

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