Sand Fire Watershed Rehailitation and Reforestation Project

Summary

SCH Number
2016072051
Lead Agency
El Dorado County Resource Conservation District
Document Title
Sand Fire Watershed Rehailitation and Reforestation Project
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Received

Document Description
Note: Review Per Lead The overall objective of this project is to begin the process of reversing the ecological, economic, environmental, aesthetic and social impacts of the Sand Fire. Specific objectives include: 1) treat private lands affected by the Sand Fire to reduce the potential for wild fire in the future by removing accumulated debris and dead trees; 2) do site preparation and planting to re-establish forest cover on the private lands; 3) increase potential carbon sequestration and achieve GHG emissions reduction through the reforestation of the burned area; and 4) utilize the project as an educational opportunity for informing others about community response to wild fire. This project is funded by a grant from the CALFIRE GHG reduction fund.

Contact Information
Mark Egbert
El Dorado County Resource Conservation District
100 Forni Road, Suite A
Placerville, CA 95667

(530) 295-5630

Location

Coordinates
38°35'3.66"N 120°45'50.0"W
Counties
El Dorado
Cross Streets
Mt Aukum, D'Augustini Rd, Sand Ridge, Dwyer Rd, E16
Zip
95667
Total Acres
300
Parcel #
multiple
State Highways
E16
Schools
Pioneer ES
Waterways
Consumnes River, Spanish Creek, Flat Creek
Township
8N
Range
11E
Section
3-10
Base
MDM
Other Location Info
Mt Aukum

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (post fire restoration/reforestation)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: minor land alter
Project Issues
Water Quality Traffic/Circulation Noise Geologic/Seismic Forest Land/Fire Hazard Biological Resources Archaeologic-Historic Air Quality
Reviewing Agencies
Regional Water Quality Control Bd., Region 5 (Sacramento) Cal Fire California Department of Parks and Recreation California Highway Patrol Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 2 Department of Water Resources Native American Heritage Commission Resources Agency
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