San Jose Creek Fuel Management and Restoration Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 5 (CDFW)
Document Title
San Jose Creek Fuel Management and Restoration Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Permittee proposes to remove all downed palm tree trunks, vines and non-native vegetation such as Myoporum, pepper trees, Arundo, and dead or dying eucalyptus trees from the channel. The Permittee needs to establish a 70-foot wide fire break just below the bluff. Within the fire break, native trees maybe pruned to a height of 6 feet and dead branches maybe removed, beyond the 70-feet, the native trees shall be untouched. Native plant species shall be planted within the channel, outside of the 70-foot fire break. No work shall be done in the active low flow channel. SAA #1600-2012-0132-R5.

Contact Information

Natasha Lohmus
Agency Name
California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15333(d)(1) - Class 1
Reasons for Exemption
Small habitat restoration proejct

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