Reyes Peak Forest Health and Fuels Reduction

In the Reyes Peak Ridge Area, treatments would be completed to reduce surface and ladder fuels, reduce potential fire intensities and make the area more resilient to wildfire for community protection, forest health, and to protect wildlife habitat.

Project Information

Expected Analysis Type
Decision Memo

Categorical Exclusion
Timber stand and/or wildlife habitat improvement activities which do not include the use of herbicides or do not require more than one mile of low standard road construction (Service Level D, FSH 7709.56)

Categorical Exclusion
Projects to reduce the risk or extent of, or increase the resilience to, insect or disease infestation in areas designated under section 602 of HFRA, utilizing the CE in section 603 of HFRA.

Categorical Exclusion
Hazardous fuels reduction projects in areas designated under section 602 of HFRA utilizing the CE in section 605 of HFRA.

Special Authority
HFRA Title VI: Insect and Disease Projects
HFRA Title VI: Wildfire Resilience CE

Lead Management Unit
Los Padres National Forest All Units

Notice and Comment Regulation
Not Subject to Regulations

Project Purpose
Fuels management; Vegetation management (other than forest products); Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants; Forest products

Project Activity
Biomass; Fuel treatments (non-activity fuels); Forest vegetation improvements; Special products sales; Noxious weed treatments; Timber sales (salvage); Timber sales (green)

Project Status

Current Status
Analysis Completed

Project Milestones
All planning milestones have been completed.

Project Decision Information

Reyes Peak Forest Health and Fuels Reduction

Decision Signed Date
2021-09-30

Last Updated: 02/27/2023

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