Amador Fire Safe Council- Antelope Fuel Break CAG (8CA07502)


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)
Document Title
Amador Fire Safe Council- Antelope Fuel Break CAG (8CA07502)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
A wildland fuel treatment project with the objective of reducing fire severity risk and strengthening the fuel break system near State Highway 88 East of Pioneer, CA. In particular, this project will help link the Amador Fire Safe Council (AFSC) Shake Ridge Prop. 40 projects and the Antelope Shaded Fuel Break constructed by Sierra Pacific Industries. The project will reduce horizontal and vertical fuel continuity by treating small trees, brush, and existing ground fuels. The primary treatment will be thinning overstocked stands of mixed conifer timber, pruning residual trees and mulching concentrations of surface fuels.

Contact Information

Phyllis Banducci
Agency Name
Cal Fire
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 4 sec. 15304
Reasons for Exemption
Project involved minor alteration of vegetation, including fuel management activities to reduce the volume of flammable vegetation. The activities do not result in the taking of endangered, rare, or threatened plant or animal species or significant erosion and sedimentation of surface waters. According to the Department of Fish and Game's Natural Diversity Database, there are no listed plant or animal species affected by the project. There will be no impact to historic or cultural resources due to lack of ground disturbance.

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