Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Lower Empire Grade Roadside Fuel Break
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Establish a roadside shaded fuel break along a 2.5 mi stretch of Empire Grade Rd adjacent to the northern boundary of Wilder Ranch State Park to aid in road maintenance, reduce fuel loads, improve vehicle access, and enhance the opportunities for vistas along the corridor.
Project consists of the repair, maintenance and minor alteration of existing public facilities involving negligible or no expansion of use beyond current levels, included as trail or road repairs in the Parka and Rec's list of exempt activities in accordance with 15300.4, and minor public alterations in the condition of the land which do not involve the removal of mature, scenic trees except for forestry or agricultural purposes.