Maintenance of the San Felipe Creek for the Elmore Desert Ranch


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Fish & Game Eastern Sierra-Inland Deserts Region
Document Title
Maintenance of the San Felipe Creek for the Elmore Desert Ranch
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The Elmore Ranch Company proposes the annual Tamarisk removal from the bed of San Felepe Creek, adjacent to the ranch. A backhoe and hanc-shovels will be used to remove any tamarisk trees have truck diameters of up to 4 inches across. By removing these tamarisk trees, the flow of water will be able to continue rather than be hindered by the overgrown vegetation. SAA#1600-2011-0196-R6.

Contact Information
Jim Sheridan
California Department of Fish & Game Eastern Sierra-Inland Deser
4665 Lampson Avenue, Suite J
Los Alamitos, CA 90720

Phone : (760) 200-9419



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15307- Class 7
Reasons for Exemption
Routine vegetation removal to restore and enhance the natural environment from being overrun by nonnative Tamarisk vegetation.

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