Benbow Tree Replacement Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Benbow Tree Replacement Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Plant 36 Douglas-fir trees and 30 redwood trees in the Benbow Lake State Recreation Area (SRA) campground to replace trees that were already removed and to provide shade and noise buffers to the existing campsites. Work will dig 66 holes approximately eighteen inches in diameter and up to twenty-four inches deep by hand in various locations in the Benbow Lake SRA campground. In addition, any excess soil left after the seedings are planted will be spread evenly around the new trees and/or be carried at least 50 feet from the top of the bank of the river before being spread.

Contact Information

John E. Harris
Agency Name
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info
Benbow Lake State Recreation Area

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304 - Class 4
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of minor public alterations in the condition of land, and vegetation, which does not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees purposes.

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