Greene Acres Forest Health Planning Project (SNC 1263)

Summary

SCH Number
2020030339
Lead Agency
Sierra Nevada Conservancy
Document Title
Greene Acres Forest Health Planning Project (SNC 1263)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
3/10/2020
Project Applicant
Sierra County

Document Description
The Sierra Nevada Conservancy would provide funding in the amount of $100,000 to Sierra County to complete pre-implementation resource reports and surveys and prepare NEPA and CEQA documents. This planning and environmental compliance would support future implementation of the Greene Acres Forest Health Planning Project, with the goal of protecting life and property in the community of Greene Acres by improving forest health and reducing the risk of wildfire in the Wildland Urban Interface on National Forest System Lands adjacent to the community.

Contact Information
Jamie Sammut
Sierra Nevada Conservancy
11521 Blocker Drive, Suite 205
Auburn, CA 95603

Phone : (530) 823-4688

Location

Counties
Sierra
Other Location Info
The approximately 1,250-acre project area is located on National Forest Lands adjacent to community of Greene Acres, approximately 5 acres north of Sierra City.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Statutory Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15262
Reasons for Exemption
This is a planning project involving the preparation of environmental analysis documents; it does not involve physical alterations to the environment. Specific actions include resource surveys and preparation of NEPA and CEQA documents that evaluate future possible actions. However, those actions have not been approved, and the completion of these environmental documents will not have a legally binding effect on future activities.
Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15306
Reasons for Exemption
This is a planning project involving the preparation of environmental analysis documents; it does not involve physical alterations to the environment. Specific actions include resource surveys and preparation of NEPA and CEQA documents that evaluate future possible actions. However, those actions have not been approved, and the completion of these environmental documents will not have a legally binding effect on future activities.

Attachments

Notice of Exemption
2020030339_SNC_1263_FH_GreeneAcres_NOE_03   PDF 768 K

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