Lake Kaweah Fuel Break

Summary

SCH Number
2008068215
Lead Agency
Forestry and Fire Protection, Department of (California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection)
Document Title
Lake Kaweah Fuel Break
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
6/16/2008

Document Description
The project involves the installation of a fuel break approximately 4-6' wide and approximately 7 miles long. This fuel break will be constructed by the use of hand tools to remove annual grass cover. This fuel break is needed to reduce the incidence of catastrophic wildfires initiated along this maor highway. The construction of this fuel break has been an annual event and in the same location since the 1950's and will continue annyally in the future.

Contact Information
David Shy
Cal Fire
Tulare Unit Headquarters 1968 S. Lovers Lane
Visalia, CA 93292

Phone : (559) 638-4146

Location

Counties
Tulare

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304 - Class 4
Reasons for Exemption
The removal of vegetation for fuel reduction purposes.

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