Planning and Research, Office of
(Office of Planning and Research)
Bixby Marshland Maintenace Project
NOE - Notice of Exemption
The purpose of this project is to maintain thee vegetation and ancillary facilities of the Bixby Marshland. The Marshland was enhanced and improved between 2005 and 2008 to fulfill mitigation requirements in a way that was sustainable and avoided adverse impacts to adjacent JWPCP facilities. Routine annual maintenance for this long-term Agreement is for marshland upkeep. These maintenance activities include: 1) dredging of the sediment basin, 2) cutting of native tules for mosquito control, 3) maintaining the bridge and paths, 4) habitat enhancement as needed, 5) maintaining the diversion structure and pond outlet structure, and 6) vegetation management for invasive species such as cattails. SAA #1600-2009-0357-R5.
Operation, repair, maintenance, permitting, leasing, licensing, or minor alteration of existing public or private structures, facilities, mechanical equipment, or topographical features, involving negligible or no expansion of use beyond that existing at the time of the lead agency's determination.