Bruin Ranch Open Space Conservation Acquisition


SCH Number
Public Agency
Placer County
Document Title
Bruin Ranch Open Space Conservation Acquisition
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The conservation benefits of protecting the over 2,200 acre Bruin Ranch property are significant. The habitat communities found on the property include: blue oak woodland, blue oak woodland savannah, blue oak/foothill pine woodland and valley foothill riparian habitat. The Bear River and its tributaries transect the property. The site is presently grazed with dry pasture and irrigated pasture present on the property. One of the largest unframented tracts of oak woodland habitat left in Placer County. Several state and federal species special status species may use site for nesting, breeding, foraging, and migration.

Contact Information
Edmund Sullivan
Placer County Community Development Resource Agency
Lead/Public Agency
3091 County Center Drive, Suite 190
Auburn, CA 95603

Phone : (530) 745-3030



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15000, 15002, 15325
Reasons for Exemption
Placer County has determined that the open space conservation acquisition of the Bruin Ranch property for anticipated by this project rquireds no discretionary approvals from Placer County and consequently Placer County is not a lead agency for purposes of an environmental clearance for the CEQA.

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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