Forestry and Fire Protection, Department of
Lassen Creek Watershed Restoration
NOD - Notice of Determination
The Sierra Nevada Conservancy would provide $250,000 in funding to the Honey Lake Valley Resource Conservation District (RCD) for the Lassen Creek Watershed Restoration Project (Project). The Project involves forest management activities on 250 acres of within the 325-acre private property project area to reduce wildfire risk, prevent catastrophic wildfire, improve forest and watershed resiliency, maintain habitat values, and improve water quality and availability. Project activities would include hand and mechanical forest treatments for forest restoration, piling and burning, and restoration. The project includes a comprehensive suite of Best Management Practices to protect water quality and other environmental resources. During tree marking and other project activities, sensitive resources and species will be identified and protection measures implemented.