Coastal Conservancy, California State
(California State Coastal Conservancy)
Nolan Ranch Acquisition
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Acquisition of the 1,155-acre Nolan Ranch near San Jose in unincorporated Santa Clara County for the purposes of preserving open space, scenic resources, plant and wildlife communities, and other natural resources; protecting watersheds; and enabling public access that is compatible with those purposes.
Acquisition for the purpose of preserving the land in its natural condition and providing public access is categorically exempt from CEQA, under 14 CCR 15313, as an acquisition of lands for preservation of fish and wildlife habitat; Section 15325; as a transfer of an interest in land to preserve open space and habitat; and Section 15316.