NDRC Fuel Breaks Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Housing and Community Development, California Department of (California Department of Housing and Community Development)
Document Title
NDRC Fuel Breaks Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
See Sections 1.2 through 1.4 in Attachment A

Contact Information
Patrick Talbott
Department of Housing and Community Development
2020 West El Camino Avenue, Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95833

Phone : (916) 263-2297


Other Location Info
See Section 1.1 in Attachment A, and Figure 1, Vicinity Map, in Attachment B

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15304, Class 4, Minor Alterations to Land; Public Resources Code Section 4799.05(d)(1)
Reasons for Exemption
Class 4 consists of minor public or private alterations in the condition of land, water, and/or vegetation which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees except for forestry or agricultural purposes. Furthermore per Public Resources Code Section 4799.05(d)(1 ), CEQA does not apply to prescribed fire, thinning, or fuel reduction projects undertaken on federal lands to reduce the risk of high-severity wildfire that have been reviewed under the federal NEPA if the primary role of a state or local agency is providing funding or•staffing for those projects (see Section 1.5 in Attachment A).


Notice of Exemption
2020060393_NDRC Fuel Break_NOE_6-10-2020   PDF 4315 K

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