Wildfire Risk Reduction, Reliability, and Asset Protection (WRAP) Project

Summary

SCH Number
2020120188
Lead Agency
Trinity Public Utilities District
Document Title
Wildfire Risk Reduction, Reliability, and Asset Protection (WRAP) Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Received
Present Land Use
Forest/Agriculture

Document Description
Trinity PUD and WAPA are proposing a proactive wildfire risk reduction, reliability, and asset protection project which includes right-of-way (ROW) expansion and vegetation management. The purpose is to reduce fire risk from their transmission and distribution power lines to the surrounding communities and public lands, as well as to increase electrical reliability to maintain critical services in the local communities.

Contact Information
Andy Lethbridge
Trinity Public Utilities District
Lead/Public Agency
26 Ponderosa Lane
Weaverville, CA 96093

Phone : (530) 623-5536
alethbridge@trinitypud.com

Trinity Public Utilities District and Western Area Power Administration Sierra Nevada Region
Project Applicant

Location

Coordinates
40°42'0"N 122°55'0"W
Cities
Hayfork Weaverville, Hyampom, Lewiston, Trinity Center, Big Bar
Counties
Trinity
Regions
Northern California
Zip
96093
State Highways
CA-299, CA-3, CA-36
Waterways
Trinity River

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Power:Electric Transmission Lines (Wildfire Risk Reduction Project)
Local Action
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics Agriculture and Forestry Resources Air Quality Biological Resources Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Geology/Soils Growth Inducement Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Mineral Resources Noise Population/Housing Public Services Recreation Solid Waste Transportation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildfire
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 2 (DOT) California Department of Water Resources (DWR) California Energy Commission California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES) California Natural Resources Agency California Regional Water Quality Control Board, North Coast Region 1 (RWQCB) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Highway Patrol (CHP) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Northern and Eureka Region 1 (CDFW)

Attachments

Environmental Document
WRAP NOP FINAL   PDF 3528 K
NOC
NOC Final   PDF 238 K
State Comments
2020120188_CDFW Comment   PDF 395 K 2020120188_CHP Comment   PDF 526 K 2020120188_NAHC Comment   PDF 283 K

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