Wildland Fire Chainsaw Training


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Forestry and Fire Protection, Department of (California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection)
Document Title
Wildland Fire Chainsaw Training
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
This project consists of felling selected trees by CAL Fire personnel for the purpose of obtaining wildland fire chainsaw skills and proficiency under simulated fire line conditions. The trees are located on privately-owned timberland Trees to be felled consist primarily of tanoak, with some softwood (conifer) included, less than 14-in. diameter breast height. The project area totals approximately 35 acres in four different units. The project will involve less the 20% of the tree canopy within the project area and will be implemented over a multi-year time frame.

Contact Information
Louis Sciocchetti
Forestry and Fire Protection, Board of
802 N. Main Street
Fort Bragg, CA 95437

Phone : (707) 961-1494



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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