Vernal Pool Habitat Conservation Plan

2 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2011111075
Lead Agency
City of San Diego
Document Title
Vernal Pool Habitat Conservation Plan
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Received
Present Land Use
Varied - project is city-wide
Document Description
The project would include the conservation of the vernal pool resources within the existing City of San Diego Multi-Habitat Planning Area and conserved lands plus additional core lands containting the seven focal species (San Diego fairy shrimp, Riverside fairy shrimp, San Diego button celery, spreading navarretia, San Diego mesa mint, California Orcutt grass, and Otay mesa mint) and associated vernal pool habitat. This proposal would provide a comprehensive approach to the protection and management of the vernal pool preserve areas. The vernal pool preserve areas would be identified based on the analysis to be provided in the project's technical white papers including: Focal Species Status, Assessment of the Conservation of the Seven Focal Species, Development of Adaptive Management Strategy, Development of Monitoring Strategy, Property Analysis Record (PAR), Recommendatins for Conditions of Coverage, Conservation Analysis, and Preserve Management Funding Mechanisms. The project would include adoption of the Vernal Pool Habitat Conservation Plan (HCP), Implementing Agreement, a Vernal Pool Management Plan, a funding strategy, specific conditions of coverage for the seven focal species, amendments to the City's General Plan, Community Plans, and the Land Development Code (LDC)/Environmentally Sensitive Lands (ESL) Ordinance and Land Development Manual/Biology Guidelines.

Contact Information

Name
Elizabeth Shearer-Nguyen
Agency Name
City of San Diego
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Location

Cities
San Diego
Counties
San Diego
Cross Streets
City-wide
Total Acres
206,124
State Highways
5, 15, 52, 54, 56, 67, 76, 125,
Railways
Multiple
Airports
Multiple
Schools
Multiple
Waterways
Multiple

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Types
Other (Habitat Conservation Plan)
Local Actions
General Plan Amendment, Community Plan, Habitat Plan
Project Issues
Biological Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning
Reviewing Agencies
California Coastal Commission (CCC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 11 (DOT), California Energy Commission, California Highway Patrol, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region 9 (RWQCB), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics, Department of Toxic Substances Control, Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
Reviewing Agency Comments
California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)

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 state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

Download CSV New Search Print