Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Storage and Nursery Imporvements (08-09-SD-04)
NOE - Notice of Exemption
This project consists of the improvement of storage and nursery functions for the Tijuana River national Estuarine Research Reserve. The work will include: underground utility lines and conduit: a retaining wall on the west and south sides of site: re-grade site for storage building, work space and nursery facilities: installation of storage building (18' height X 20' width X 80' length) with sewer hook up and restroom facilities: up grade nursery facilities (shade structure, tables): install concrete pavement: move existing chain link fence: and remove existing storage containers. Per standard policy, biologist and cultural resource specialist will ensure avoidance of significant natural and cultural resources during project implementation.
No potential for significant impacts to the environment is anticipated. A resource ecologist will ensure avoidance of significant impacts to natural resources. An archaeologist will ensure avoidance of significant impacts to cultural resources. Consists of construction of limited numbers of new, small facilities (Class 3). Project does not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees (class 4).