Forestry and Fire Protection, Department of
Bald Hill Training Burn
NOE - Notice of Exemption
The project consists of a prescribed burn of a single unit of 21-acres of grass for wildfire training control purposes. The burn will take place on a private ranch located approximately 1-mile northeast of the city of Fort Bragg. The project will also benefit the landowner by controlling the spread of invasive medusa head grass. Firing of the unit will be conducted in a manner that allows firefighter trainees to utilize direct attack wildland firefighting techniques. Burning will be conducted on a permissive burn day, as determined by the local air quality management district.
The proposed project will not have a significant effect on the environment. The CNDDB was searched and no rare, threatened, or endangered plant or animal species were identified n the project site that will be negatively impacted by this project.