Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Historic Viewshed Restoration
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Thin approximately 8 acres of non-native trees and shrubs bordered by the entrance kiosk/pond area access road, Castle Creek Road and Vista Road at Castle Crags State Park to restore the historic viewshed, reduce the threat of wildfire and improve native forest composition and structure at the Park entrance. Work will manually and mechanically remove and prune trees and brush, pile burning and chipping within specified areas within the project site.
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 proejcts" in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities, in accordance with CCR section 15300.4.