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LAND CLEARING — all operations

This classification applies to the removal of trees, brush and vegetation in connection with the preparation of land for construction operations. This classification also applies to the removal of orchards and vineyards prior to replanting. This classification also includes wood chipping and land ripping operations when performed by the same employer in connection with land clearing operations.

The grading or leveling of land shall be separately classified as 6218(2)/6220(2), Grading Land, or 6218(3)/6220(3), Land Leveling.

Weed abatement for fire hazard control purposes shall be classified as 0042, Landscape Gardening.

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CLEARING LAND — all operations

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