Nature Trail Realignment


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Nature Trail Realignment
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Realign approximately 200 feet of the Nature Trail, between the Prairie Creek Trail and James Irvine Trail, at Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park to reduce erosion and sedimentation into the adjacent creek, protect park resources, improve accessibility, and protect public safety. Existing trail section will be decommissioned and reconditioned (decompacted, stabilized, and replanted with native vegetation). No excavation will occur during heavy rains or when soils are saturated. The new trail section will be constructed in compliance with ADA guidelines.

Contact Information

Shaelyn Raab Strattan
Agency Name
Department of Parks and Recreation
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 4; Sec 15304
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of minor alterations in the condition of land and vegetation, that will not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees, and is included as "trail construction or realignment" in DPR's list of exempt activities, in accordance with CCR S15300.4.

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