Resource Conservation District of San Mateo County
Dan Shaffer Irrigation Reservoir Expansion
NOE - Notice of Exemption
The San Mateo County Resources Conservation District (RCD), in partnership with the NRCS and landowner Dan Shaffer, is proposing to increase the capacity of an existing water reservoir system in San Mateo County, California in order to 1) reduce instanteour diversion impacts from Pescadero Creek for the benefit of native steelhead trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) and coho salmon (Oncorhynchus Kisutch); and 2) improve water security for the agricultural producer. Project designs have been provided by the NRCS, and construction is funded by an Integrated Regional Water Management Plan grant from the California Department of Water Resources.
Minor public or private alterations in the condition of land, water, and/or vegetation which don ot invovle removal of healthy, mature, scentic trees except for forestry or agricultural purposes. Small Habitat Restoration Projects