Janes Creek Reed Canary Gass Control Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
City of Arcata
Document Title
Janes Creek Reed Canary Gass Control Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Restore in-stream habitat in Janes Creek by hand removal of reed canary grass and other exotic vegetation from 2.2 miles of channel during late summer/fall for up to three years. Reed canary grass control includes removing as much of the exotic vegetation root sturcture on adjacent banks as possible within an average width including the channel of 18'. Following reed canary grass removal and scalping, select reaches will be covered with overlapping layers of rolled corrugated cardboard, rolled burlap and mulch.

Contact Information

Mark Andre
Agency Name
City of Arcata
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15333 (d) 3,4 & 5 - Class 1
Reasons for Exemption
The project is a small habitat restoration project (4.8 acres) which seeks to restore or enhance in-stream and riparian habitat on Janes Creek primarily with hand tools.

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