Grasshopper Trail Prescribed Burn and Prairie Restoration

Summary

SCH Number
2019090062
Lead Agency
Parks and Recreation, Department of (California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Document Title
Grasshopper Trail Prescribed Burn and Prairie Restoration
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
9/4/2019

Document Description
Conduct seasonal prescribed burns on multiple small prairies (totaling 115 acres) on Grasshopper Peak in Humboldt Redwoods State Park to control brush and trees encroaching on the prairies, reduce prairie loss, and restore historic ecosystem function. SEE ATTACHED NOE FOR FURTHER INFO.

Contact Information
Shannon Dempsey
Department of Parks and Recreation - North Coast Redwoods Distri
PO Box 2006
Eureka, CA 95502-2006

Phone : (707) 445-5344

Location

Counties
Humboldt
Other Location Info
Humboldt Redwoods State Park

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, 15304 - Class 1 & 4
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of maintenance and minor alterations of existing public facilities and topographic features, involving no expansion of use beyond that existing at the time of the lead agency's determination and the minor public alterations in the condition of land, water, and/or vegetation, which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees except for forestry and agricultural purposes, included as "prescribed burns to restore native vegetation, reduce fuel loads, and control invasive exotic or alien species" in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities, in accordance with CCR§ 15300.4.

Attachments

Notice of Exemption
20190890062   PDF 415 K

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