Clark Creek Road Forest Management

Summary

SCH Number
2009128048
Lead Agency
Parks and Recreation, Department of (California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Document Title
Clark Creek Road Forest Management
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
12/8/2009

Document Description
Mechanically reduce the down, woody debris and thin the forest to lessen the likelihood of catastrophic fire. Remaining trees would be limited to 10 feet to reduce ladder fuels to lessen the likelihood consumption of these trees by passing fire. A prescribed fire would be applied to the resulting stand to clear debris left from the thinning operation. The project would create a 100 to 2,500 feet to approximately 1.4 miles long along Clark Creek Road. The total treated area is approximately 115 acres.

Contact Information
Laura Westrup
California Department of Parks and Recreation
1416 Ninth Street P.O. Box 942896
Sacramento, CA 94296-0001

Phone : (530) 538-2213

Location

Counties
Shasta
Other Location Info
MacArthur-Burney Falls MSP

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15303, 04, 11 - Class 3, 4 & 11
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of the maintenance of an existing public facility with no expansion of use beyond current levels and the minor alteration in the condition of land and vegetation which does not include the removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees except for forestry purposes and is included as 'reduce fuel loads and control of exotic species' in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities in accordance with CCR section 15300.4.

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