Thompson Peak Initiative Planning (SNC1275)


SCH Number
Public Agency
Sierra Nevada Conservancy
Document Title
Thompson Peak Initiative Planning (SNC1275)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Sierra Nevada Conservancy would provide $250,000 in funding for planning and feasibility studies related to fuel and hazard reduction for approximately 14,082 acres within the 92,703 acre Thompson Peak Initiative planning area located in Lassen and Plumas Counties near Milford and Janesville. Funding would be used to complete resource surveys and prepare CEQA and NEPA documentation.

Contact Information

Shannon Ciotti
Agency Name
Sierra Nevada Conservancy
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Milford , Susanville
Lassen, Plumas
Northern California
Other Location Info
Southeast quadrant of the greater Susanville, CA community. The project will occur within the Thompson Peak Initiative treatment planning area, located less than one mile south and west of Milford, approximately 1.5 miles south and east of Janesville, and west of route 395.
Other Information
Less than one mile south and west of Milford, and approximately 1.5 miles south and east of Janesville

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Statutory Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15262: Feasibility and Planning Studies
Reasons for Exemption
This is a planning project involving data collection and 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.
County Clerk


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