San Francisco Bay Regional Monitoring Program - Human Health Risk Assessment of Consuming Sportfish

Summary

SCH Number
2014078128
Lead Agency
Fish & Wildlife Marine Region (Monterey) (California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Marine Region)
Document Title
San Francisco Bay Regional Monitoring Program - Human Health Risk Assessment of Consuming Sportfish
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
7/14/2014

Document Description
The Department of Fish and Wildfife is issuing a permit to Moss Landing Marine Laboratory - Marine Pollution Studies Lab (MLML) pursuant to Fish and Game Code Section 2081(a) for fish sampling under the San Francisco Bay Monitoring Program's human health risk assessment of consuming sportfish. The Section 2081(a) permit authorizes the MLML to incidentally take Longfin Smelt and Chinook Salmon during the course of its survey subject to terms and conditions set forth in the permit. The purpose of the survey is to measure concentraations of mercury, PCBs, and other chemical contaminants in sportfish within San Francisco Bay that are above thresholds of concern for human health.

Contact Information
Arn Aarreberg
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Marine Region
1933 Cliff Drive, Suite 9
Santa Barbara, CA 93109

Phone : (707) 576-2889

Location

Regions
San Francisco Bay Area

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15306, Class 6
Reasons for Exemption
Information collecion.

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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