Peeples Special Permit (SP-06-41) for Vegetation Removal in Wetland and Wetland Buffer Area


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Humboldt County
Document Title
Peeples Special Permit (SP-06-41) for Vegetation Removal in Wetland and Wetland Buffer Area
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
The parcel is currently being developed with a single family residence. The approximately 11,000 square foot parcel will be served by community water and sewer. The neighborhood is urbanized with single family residences on parcels ranging from 10,000-12,000 square feet in size. General Plan: Residential Low Density (RL) McKinleyville Community Plan (MCCP). Density 1-7 dwelling units per acre. Zoning: Residential One-Family - minimum building site area 10,000 square feet - Manufactured Home - Streamside Management Areas and Wetlands (R-1-B-2-T-WR).

Document Description
A Special Permit for remedial measures to mitigate for the non-permitted removal of vegetation in a wetland buffer area which are subject to the County's Streamside Management Area Ordinance. An approximate area of 200 feet within the wetland was disturbed. The applicant removed herbaceous plants and small shrubs. Large shrubs and tree species were not removed. Approximately 5 cubic yards of fill (debris from the vegetation removal) was placed into the wetland buffer area. The Special Permit includes measures to mitigate for the non-permitted work including replanting and erosion control. The approximately 12,600 square foot lot is currently vacant. A building permit has been issued for a single family residence that is principally permitted. The parcel will be served by community water and sewer.

Contact Information
Elizabeth Burks
Humboldt County Community Development Services
Lead/Public Agency
3015 H Street
Eureka, CA 95501-4484

Phone : (707) 268-3708


Cross Streets
1760 Camelia Drive (east side of Central Avenue, north of Sutter Road/Camelia Drive)
Parcel #
State Highways
US 101
Arcata/Eureka Airport
McKinleyville MS, Morris ES, McKinleyville HS
Other Location Info
City/Nearest Community: McKinleyville area

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (Vegetation removal in wetland and wetland buffer area)
Local Action
Special Permit
Project Issues
Vegetation Wetland/Riparian
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Eureka Region 1 (CDFW) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 1 (DOT) California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, North Coast Region 1 (RWQCB) Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency

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