Mendocino Unit Firefighter Academy Training Burn


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)
Document Title
Mendocino Unit Firefighter Academy Training Burn
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
This project involves the light to moderate intensity burning of grass and brush for the purpose of training new seasonal firefighters. Project activity includes establishing perimeter and interior fire control lines utilizing both heavy equipment and/or hand tools to blade to bare mineral soil. Existing seasonal roads will also be utilized for segments of control line. The project encompasses five separate burn units totaling approximately 15.1 acres. Firing of these units will be conducted in a manner that allows firefighter trainees to utilize direct attack wildland firefighting techniques.

Contact Information

Louis Sciocchetti
Agency Name
Forestry and Fire Protection, Board of
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304 - Class 4
Reasons for Exemption
Minor soil and vegetation disturbance resulting from this project is compatible with land use practices and values associated with a wildland setting.

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