Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Ponderosa Pine Protection
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Remove vegetation and small trees in Henry W. Coe State Park to improve the health of ponderosa pines by reducing competition and increasing overall forest health. Work will remove downed woody debris, light shrubbery, dead branches and small madrone and oak trees in an approximately 500 acre area over two ridges. Removed woody materials will be burned and/or composted.
Project consists of the maintenance or minor alteration of existing structures or facilities involving no expansion of use beyond current levels and the minor public alteration in the condition of land, water, and/or vegetation which does not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees.