Mendocino National Forest Restoration - Leech Lake Road Decommissioning


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Parks and Recreation, Department of (California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Document Title
Mendocino National Forest Restoration - Leech Lake Road Decommissioning
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Mendocino National Forest, Covelo Ranger District

Document Description
Leech Lake Road (15.1 miles) will be decommissioned by stabilizing the existing roadbed and associated fill, removing thirty-one culverts and associated fill, installing waterbars and out-sloping roadbeds and trails as needed, subsoiling and jack-strawing trees for approximately 400 feet at the beginning of the road to discourage motorized traffic and improve recovery of native vegetation, and installing barriers and signs.

Contact Information
Brian Robertson
California Department of Parks and Recreation
1725 23rd Street, Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95816-7100

Phone : (916) 324-4442


Other Location Info
South Yolla-Bolly Mountain Wilderness Area

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
The project is exempt because it falls within the CE class listed above. Project activities described above do not have the potential for causing a significant adverse effect on the environment A CEQA Exemption Review Form for the project is on file at the OHMVR Division office listed above.


Notice of Exemption
2019120419_Leech Lake   PDF 110 K

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