San Franscisco Bay Non-Native Oyster Eradication Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California State Coastal Conservancy (SCC)
Document Title
San Franscisco Bay Non-Native Oyster Eradication Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Survey all susceptible parts of San Francisco Bay for Crassotrea gigas, a non-native oyster. Remove all non-native oysters found during the surveys using hand tools. Conduct research to discover source of non-native oysters. Native habitats and species will benefit from removal of invasive non-native oyster.

Contact Information
Lisa Ames
California State Coastal Conservancy
Lead/Public Agency
1330 Broadway,13th Floor
Oakland, CA 94612-2530

Phone : (510) 286-4166


Other Location Info
9 bay area cities, multiple counties

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15306, 15333
Reasons for Exemption
The surveying and genetic analysis components of the project are exempt under Section 15306 "information Collection" because they consist of basic resource evaluation activities that do not result in serious or major disturbances to an environmental resource.

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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