UC Field Station CAL FIRE Training Project - Update


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)
Document Title
UC Field Station CAL FIRE Training Project - Update
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Sierra Foothills Research and Extension Center is a 5,721 acre research facility owned and managed by the University of California. It is located within the community of Browns Valley, CA. This project will allow for annual training of fire suppression personnel focusing on hand line construction, brush cutting, hazard tree removal and the suppression of vegetation fire. Mobile attack burninig operations will be conducted in the grass fuel models, of the flatter more accessible slopes.

Contact Information

Elsa Hucks
Agency Name
Forestry and Fire Protection, Board of
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, 04, 07 - Class 1 , 4 & 7
Reasons for Exemption
15301 - Existing Facilities 15304 - Minor Alterations to Land 15307 - Actions by Regulatory Agencies for Protection of Natural Resources

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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