Water Hyacinth Removal Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 2 (CDFW)
Document Title
Water Hyacinth Removal Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
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
Agency Name
CA Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
Glenn Drive and Blue Ravine Road
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).

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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