A ROE permit will be issued to Pulte Group to collect seeds for a 22 acre Coastal Sage Scrub restoration project within the Chino Hills State Park. The seed and cutting collection effort consists of only hand collection. Any collections during bird nesting season will include bird surveys, avoidance measures, and a qualified bird biologist will escort seed collection teams.
No potential for significant impacts to the environment is anticipated in compliance with Section 15300.2. If the project is implemented as indicated within the CDPR Project Evaluation Form including measures provided by CDPR staff, then it is exempt under CDPR list of Exempt Activities as Class 5, Section 15305 - Minor Alterations to Land.