Placer County- Lake Tahoe Basin Fuel Load Reduction


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Tahoe Conservancy
Document Title
Placer County- Lake Tahoe Basin Fuel Load Reduction
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Funding for the Placer County- Lake Tahoe Basin Fuel Load Reduction Project. The project consists of removing live, dead, dying and diseased trees, and reducing conifer densities. The activity results will promote increased health and vigor of the stand, and reduce fire threat to the adjacent community.

Contact Information

Jason Pollard
Agency Name
California Tahoe Conservancy
Job Title
Environmental Scientist- Forest Management Planning Specialist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


State Highways
28 and 89
Other Location Info
Unincorporated areas of Placer County within the Lake Tahoe Basin.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 4, Section 153049(i), “Minor Alterations to Land” (See also Cal. Code Regs., Title 14, § 12102.4)
Reasons for Exemption
Forestry activities to reduce conifer/chaparral densities and other forest fuels for forest habitat benefits including forest resilience from insect/disease outbreaks and forest fuels reduction. The projects consists of minor alterations in the condition of the land and does not result in a significant change in land use or intensity of use.
County Clerk


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