Water Hyacinth Removal Project

Summary

SCH Number
2017058135
Lead Agency
Fish & Wildlife 2 (Rancho Cordova) (California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 2)
Document Title
Water Hyacinth Removal Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received

Document Description
Hand removal of the extensive water hyacinth infestation to reduce negative impacts on water quality and fish and wildlife habitats, prevent spread to Lake Natoma and the American and Sacramento Rivers, and remove the source of the Willow Creek Cove population where removal efforts have been ongoing for several years.

Contact Information
Valerie Cook Fletcher
CA Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
1416 Ninth Street, 12th Floor
Sacramento, CA 94814

(916)654-4267

Location

Cities
Folsom
Counties
Sacramento
Cross Streets
Glenn Drive and Blue Ravine Road
Waterways
Willow Creek
Other Location Info
A short stretch of the horse-shoe shaped curve in Willow Creek between Glenn Drive and Blue Ravine Road.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
14 CCR 15307
Reasons for Exemption
This project is for the elimination/control of an invasive, undesirable plant species for the protection of adjacent populations of plants and animals, and their habitat. The project type is explicitly identified as an exempt action in 14 CCR 757(c)(7)(C) and 14 CCR 775(c)(7)(D).
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