Carnelian Canyon Fuel Hazard Reduction Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Tahoe Conservancy
Document Title
Carnelian Canyon Fuel Hazard Reduction Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Project will reduce hazardous fuels and conifer density by hand thinning and pile burning activities. The Project will promote increased health and vigor of the residual tree stand and reduce wildfire threat to the adjacent community.

Contact Information

Jason Pollard
Agency Name
California Tahoe Conservancy
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info
The Project is located on 286 acres of land. This includes 208 acres of Conservancy land and 78 acres of adjacent private and local government land. The Project is located within the wildland urban interface, near the community of Carnelian Bay in Placer County.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 4, § 15304 (See also Cal. Code Regs., tit. 14, § 12102.4.)
Reasons for Exemption
The Project involves managing fuels and reducing conifer densities with the purpose of forest health and wildfire hazard reduction. The Project consists of minor alterations to the condition of the land and will not result in a significant change in land use or intensity of use.
County Clerk


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