Tree Removal and Trimming


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Tree Removal and Trimming
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Remove two trees and prune two other trees within the railroad right of way of the old Walnut Grove Branch Line of the Sacramento Southern Railroad. The trees are located about 300 feet south of Broadway Avenue on the east side of the railroad tracks. Work will cut down two trees including a Valley Oak and a Black Walnut. The remaining stumps will be chipped down to a depth of 8 inches below the ground surface. Work will also include pruning two trees including a Valley Oak and a Black Walnut in the same vicinity. The work will eliminate impairments to maintenance access necessary for inspection and maintenance of the railroad tracks.

Contact Information

Robert Baxter
Agency Name
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, 15304
Reasons for Exemption
The activity consists of the maintenance of existing facilities, involving no expansion of use, and the minor alterations in the condition of land and vegetation, which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, or scenic trees except for forestry purposes.

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