Yuba Headwaters Healthy Forests Project - Timber Harvest Plan

Summary

SCH Number
2018038258
Lead Agency
Sierra Nevada Conservancy
Document Title
Yuba Headwaters Healthy Forests Project - Timber Harvest Plan
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received

Document Description
The Sierra Nevada Conservancy would provide funding for $65,000 to the Nevada Irrigation District to prepare a Timber Harvest Plan, a CEQA-equivalent document, and secure permits identified in the planning process to guide long-term forest management of 550-acres within English meadow. The goal is to improve and protect headwater forests in the Middle Yuba River watershed through sustainable forest management, fire fuels reduction, and promotion of long-term water storage for supply to California residents.

Contact Information
Shannon Ciotti
Sierra Nevada Conservancy
11521 Blocker Drive, Suite 205
Auburn, CA 95603

(530) 823-4689

Location

Counties
Nevada
Waterways
Middle Yuba River
Other Information
550 acres within English Meadows; Tahoe National Forest

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Statutory Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S: 15262
Reasons for Exemption
This is a planning project involving field surveys, preparation of a CALFIRE approved - THP, and securing permits identified in the planning process. This isplanning project does not involve physical alterations to the environment.
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