The Sierra Nevada Conservancy would provide $981,000 in funding for forest fuel reduction treatments on 300 acres in the Scotts Flat Reservoir watershed, situated largely in the area near or immediately adjacent to the reservoir. The project objectives are to improve forest health, ecosystem resiliency, and reduce the risk and severity of wildfire. See NOE for full details.
See NOE for full details.
The project would result in minor alterations in the condition of land, water, and/or vegetation associated with forestry management activities, including mechanical and hand treatments of ladder fuels and mechanical removal of small diameter trees. The project applicant has received an exemption from CAL FIRE pursuant to 14 CCR§ 10380) and has incorporated all required environmentally protective measures into the project. The proposed activities would improve the health and fire-resiliency of the site without materially changing the appearance, use, or environmental conditions of the project area. ·