Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Sky Meadow Live Oak Succession Management
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Remove all Douglas fir trees greater than 32" DBH within a 97 acre project area in Big Basin Redwoods State Park to remove competitive pressure from the encroaching firs and improve fire resiliency within the live oak woodlands. Work will uses handsaws, loppers, and chainsaws to fell the Douglas firs, remove limbs and chip, pile, or mulch for various DPR uses.
Project consists of the minor public alteration in the condition of land, water and/or vegetation which does not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees except for forestry or agricultural purposes and is included as "Resource management projects" in the Department of Parks and Recreations list of exempt activities, in accordance with CCR S15300.4.