Encroachment Permit 02-20-N-LT-0240 Calfire Azalea Fuels

Summary

SCH Number
2020050364
Lead Agency
Caltrans, District 2 - Redding (California Department of Transportation, District 2)
Document Title
Encroachment Permit 02-20-N-LT-0240 Calfire Azalea Fuels
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
5/18/2020
Project Applicant
CalFire

Document Description
Calfire Azalea Fuels Project is proposed by Calfire in the CALTRANS right of way on both sides of Interstate 5. The project proposes to reduce fuels by a combination of mastication, cutting, and chipping. Minor burning of hand piles may occur. The proposed project will promote a shaded fuel break in an area that has had historical incidence of roadside ignition. The proposed project will reduce the likelihood of wildfire from roadside ignition in an area designated a "very high fire hazard severity zone".

Contact Information
Emiliano Pro
Caltrans, District 2
1657 Riverside Drive
Redding, CA 96001

Phone : (530) 225-3174

Location

Counties
Siskiyou
Other Location Info
Interstate 5 post mile 3.85 to post mile 8.28

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304
Reasons for Exemption
The Proposed fuels project is in the existing highway right of way and is a minor alteration that meets standards and specifications. Calfire, the CEQA lead agency, has determined the project is exempt under section 15304 class 4. The activities in the ROW will have no adverse environmental impacts.

Attachments

Notice of Exemption
2020050364_Calfire Azalea Fuels   PDF 152 K

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