Dry Canyon Creek - 101 Freeway Restoration


SCH Number
Public Agency
Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority
Document Title
Dry Canyon Creek - 101 Freeway Restoration
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
1) Within the 4.3-acre project area to intercept, capture, treat (reduce non-point source pollution), and infiltrate (percolate) a maximum percentage of surface storm water runoff from a contributory, developed, offsite drainage of approximately six acres; 2) within the project area to create one acre of riparian and wetland habitat and three acres of valley oak savannah habitat with a native perennial grass understory, 3) slow the peak runoff flow into the Los Angeles River to improve flood management conditions, 4) to maximize recharge of the underlying groundwater acquifer, and 5) to provide a natural area for the use and enjoyment of people and wildlife.

Contact Information

Paul Edelman
Agency Name
Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Los Angeles, Los Angeles, City of
Los Angeles
Other Location Info
Woodland Hills area

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Sections 15301, 02, 04, 07, 08
Reasons for Exemption
Operation, repair, maintenance, or minor alteration of existing public facilities or topographical features such as existing streets (including road grading for public safety purposes); replacement or reconstruction of existing structures or facilities on the same site; minor alterations in the condition of land and vegetation which does not involve removal of healthy, mature, or scenic trees; and certain actions taken by regulatory agencies to maintain, restore, or enhance a natural resource or the environment are exempt.

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