North Mesquite Dune Rehabilitation


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Parks and Recreation, Department of (California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Document Title
North Mesquite Dune Rehabilitation
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
This project involves the fencing of sensitive mesquite dune habitat located in the Crossover Camp area at the North end of Ocotillo Wells SVRA. This mesquite sand dune habitat is fragile and unsustainable under open riding conditions. This project will be completed in a way which does not create a safety hazard for riders. the wire fence will still allow for animals to pass through. The area to be fenced with be a trapezoidal area with side lengths between 300-400 ft. each, totaling approximately 120,000 square feet.

Contact Information
Eric Hollenbeck
California Department of Parks and Recreation
1416 Ninth Street P.O. Box 942896
Sacramento, CA 94296-0001

Phone : (760) 767-1084


San Diego
Other Location Info
Borrego Springs

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304, 06, 11 - Class 4, 6, & 11
Reasons for Exemption
No potential for significant impacts to the environment is anticipated in compliance with Section 15300.2. Project consists of minor alteration of an existing trail system not expanding existing use. Proposed project will not have a detrimental effect on the environment, archaeological site, or wildlife species.

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