Tahoe City Defense Zone


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Parks and Recreation, Department of (California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Document Title
Tahoe City Defense Zone
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Perform forest thinning and hazard fuel reduction on 30 acres at Burton Creek State Park and Tahoe State Recreation Area to reduce the threat of wildfire and improve native forest composition and structure adjacent to Tahoe City. Work will include: tree and brush removal, chipping, and pile burning in specified areas within the project site. Use existing trail as a fire control line.

Contact Information
Diane Cassano
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Sierra District Headquarters P.O. Box 266
Tahoma, CA 96142

Phone : (530) 525-3342


Other Location Info
Burton Creek State Park and Tahoe State Recreation Area

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304 - Class 4
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of minor alteration in the condition of land and vegetation that does not involve the removal of healthy, mature scenic trees except for forestry purposes and is included as "resource management project" in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of except activities, in accordance with CCR section 15300.4.

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