Sea Otter Recovery 2014 Grants


SCH Number
Public Agency
California State Coastal Conservancy (SCC)
Document Title
Sea Otter Recovery 2014 Grants
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Coastal Conservancy will provide grants to aid the recovery of the southern sea otter, including: 1) removal of invasive carp from Pinto Lake; monitoring of sea otter behavior in Elkhorn Slough; post-mortem studies of sea otter carcasses collected from throughout the sea otter's range.

Contact Information

Trish Chapman
Agency Name
California State Coastal Conservancy
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304, 15306
Reasons for Exemption
Removal of invasive carp from Pinto Lake is a minor alteration to water that will result in improved fish habitat. The University of California monitoring at Elkhorn Slough and the post-mortem studies will only involve data collection which will not result in a major disturbance to the environment.

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