Lower Skyway Fuels Reduction (SRA)

Summary

SCH Number
2014058274
Lead Agency
Forestry and Fire Protection, Department of (California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection)
Document Title
Lower Skyway Fuels Reduction (SRA)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
5/22/2014

Document Description
This project involves the hand clearing of brush, small trees less than 6 inch in diameter and dead woody debris (snags less than 11 inch in diameter) within the right of way of Skyway road. The project will be carried out of both sides to the roadway southward from Crossover road at the southwest of Paradise, California, to a point in the vicinity of the Tuscan Ridge Golf course. The project will be 4 miles long and encompass and approximate 30 acres. The purpose of this project is to reduce fuel loads and fire hazard, improve conditions along the Skyway when used as an "Escape Route" during wild land fires of a watershed scale, and provide scale, and provide better opportunity to contain or suppress the spread of north wind fires historic to this project area.

Contact Information
Kenneth Kendrick
Cal Fire's Butte Unit Headquarters
176 Nelson Avenue
Oroville, CA 95965

Phone : (530) 872-6334

Location

Counties
Butte

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304 - Class 4
Reasons for Exemption
Minor alterations to land.

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