Propagation and Monitoring of Sacramento Orcutt Grass (Orcuttia Viscida)


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB)
Document Title
Propagation and Monitoring of Sacramento Orcutt Grass (Orcuttia Viscida)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
CDFW is issuing a permit to Carol Witham pursuant to Fish and Game code Section 2081(a) for a project to establish populations of Sacramento or cut grass within its current range to replace previously extirpated populations and reduce the risk of extinction.

Contact Information

Cherilyn Burton
Agency Name
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Conservation Board
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S:15306,15307 C:6,7
Reasons for Exemption
The Project will facilitate the recovery of the California endangered Sacramento Orcutt grass by attempting to establish additional self-sustaining populations of the species within its historic range. The Permit issued by CDFW for the project includes measures to ensure that existing populations of Sacramento Orcutt grass are not negatively impacted, and that re-introduced populations are adequately protected.

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