Himalayan Blackberry Removal and Native Species Vegetation

Summary

SCH Number
2012018011
Lead Agency
Parks and Recreation, Department of (California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Document Title
Himalayan Blackberry Removal and Native Species Vegetation
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
1/3/2012

Document Description
Remove Himalayan Blackberry plants from approximately 1.25 acres of land and replace non-native invasive species with native species seedings of a local provenance near Lake Britton in McArthur Burney Falls Memorial State Park to regain the native habitat. Work will mechanically remove the Himalayan Blackberry Plants with an archeological monitor present. Work will excavate up to 10 inches deep to plant the seedings, the seedings will be planted with physical protection. Nonnative resprouts will be sprayed with glyphosate in September - December and a 1% glyphosate + .5% Triclopyr in January - August by a qualified applicator. All ground disturbing activities will be monitored by an archeologist.

Contact Information
Robert Rice
California Department of Parks and Recreation
1416 Ninth Street P.O. Box 942896
Sacramento, CA 94296-0001

Phone : (530) 538-2208

Location

Counties
Shasta

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
C:1,4;S:15301,15304
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of maintenance and minor alteration of existing public facilities involving no expansion of use beyond current levels and minor public alterations in the condition of land and vegetation that do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees and is included as a "resources management project" in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities in accordance with CCR S 15300.4.

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