Biggie Vegetation Management and Fuels Reduction Project

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Sierra Nevada Conservancy
Document Title
Biggie Vegetation Management and Fuels Reduction Project
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration

Document Description
The Sierra Nevada Conservancy would provide funding for the Biggie Vegetation Management and Fuels Reduction Project. The project would result in fuels reduction activities on 3,549 acres along Mosquito Ridge Rd northeast of Big Oak Flat near the southern boundary of the Tahoe National Forest American River Ranger District. The purpose of the project is to use vegetation management and thinning activities to reduce the potential for severe wildfire and restore forest health. The project would result in an increase in diversity of tree species and enhanced stand structural diversity which would strengthen forest stands and establish greater resiliency to environmental stresses and disturbances.

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

Phone : (530) 823-4689


Cross Streets
Mosquito Ridge Rd
Total Acres
between North Fork and Middle Fork American River
Other Location Info

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (forest fuel reduction and watershed health improvement)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: forestry
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Recreation/Parks Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Land Use Cumulative Effects Other Other Issues: GHG
Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 3 California Native American Heritage Commission Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Water Resources Office of Emergency Services, California Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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