Land Acquisition


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Parks and Recreation, Department of (California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Document Title
Land Acquisition
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Acquire 728.71 acres of forestland on the south side of the South Fork Yuba River Canyon adjacent to South Yuba River State Park. The property is in 3 separate blocks extending to or almost to the river, between Edwards Crossing and the town of Washington. Most of the land is moderately to very steep with some gentle slopes and is covered with mostly Douglas fire and ponderosa pine with some white fire, sugar pine, incense cedar and hardwoods. The project will protect the watershed, viewshed, and historical resources, and end further logging of the property.

Contact Information
Patti Du Mont
Department of Parks and Recreation
1416 Ninth Street P.O. Box 942896
Sacramento, CA 94296-0001

Phone : (916) 445-9081



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
class 25; sec. 15325
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of the transfer or ownership in interests in land in order to preserve open space, habitat and historical resources.

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