Bear Creek Vegetation and Sediment Removal


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 5 (CDFW)
Document Title
Bear Creek Vegetation and Sediment Removal
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
SAA #1600-2013-0159-R5. Conduct vegetation and sediment/debris removal activities to allow for an increased capacity within the creek channel and to allow for flowing water to pass through the stream within the Permittee owned property. Vegetation will be cut down in the channel bottom while allowing for two to three inches of the vegetation to remain in place and Arundo donax will be selectively removed from adjacent areas of the creek at the time of project activities. Accumulated sediment on the channel floor will be removed only in cases where it is required to maintain a positive downstream flow of water through the project area. Work will be conducted outside the bird nesting season and when there is no flowing water in the creek.

Contact Information
Jeff Humble
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 5
Lead/Public Agency
South Coast Region 3883 Ruffin Road
San Diego, CA 92123

Phone : (805) 652-1868


Other Location Info
near the City of Fillmore

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304, Class 4
Reasons for Exemption
Minor public, or private alterations in the condition of land, water, and/or vegetation which do not involve removal of healthy, mautre, scenic trees except for forestry and agribultural purposes.

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