Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Oregon Silverspot Butterfly Habitat Study
NOE - Notice of Exemption
This project will characterize physical parameters of habitat for the federally threatened Oregon Silverspot butterfly (OSB) within and near Tolawa Dunes State Park in Del Norte County, California. Four of the six study sites will be located within the park. Site physical factors (wind speed, soil temperature and moisture, air temperture and relative humidity) will be continuously monitored utilizing weather station dataloggers installed at eash site.
Project is to install equipment to collect basic data, and does not result in a serious or major disturbance to an environmental resource and is included as "resources studies" in the Department of Parksand Recreation's list of exempt activities.