Planning and Research, Office of
(Office of Planning and Research)
King Nature Preserve
NOE - Notice of Exemption
The acquisition of the property will protect 38 acres of coastal woodlands and riparian habitat. This provides critical upland habitat for the federally listed endangered Santa Cruz long-toed salamander. The proximity to known breeding ponds provides nearby, quality habitat essential to the habitat essential to the salamander during its terrestrial life stages. This property will also provide opportunities for important biological research and possibly for environmental education.