Cold Springs Power Line Clearance


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)
Document Title
Cold Springs Power Line Clearance
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The project consists of the trimming/removal of trees & shrubs growing within the Right-of-Way (ROW) of an existing power distribution line. Trees & shrubs will be trimmed/removed as necessary to obtain adequate power line clearance & to reduce fuel loading & gain power pole / line access. Dead, dying, or diseased trees that may impact lines will be removed, as will trees with excessive lean and/or damaged root systems. Generally, trees less than 12-inches DBH will be removed. CAL FIRE inmate hand crews will complete the work utilizing utilize hand tools and chainsaws, with slash to be piled and burned. A tree service company and/or professional timber fallers may be utilized as necessary to climb/limb and/or fell hazard trees.

Contact Information
Louis Sciocchetti
Cal Fire
Lead/Public Agency
802 North Main Street
Ft. Bragg, CA 95437

Phone : (707) 961-1494



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
C: 4 S: 15304
Reasons for Exemption
Minor Alterations to Land

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