Genetic Relationships among Individuals and Populations of Galium californicum subsp. Sierrae (Project)

Summary

SCH Number
2017058264
Lead Agency
Fish & Wildlife Conservation Board (California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Conservation Board)
Document Title
Genetic Relationships among Individuals and Populations of Galium californicum subsp. Sierrae (Project)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received

Document Description
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife is issuing a permit to Dylan O. Burge pursuant to Fish and Game Code section 2081(a) for a project to quantify genetic relationships among individual plants and populations of El Dorado bedstraw (Galium californicum subsp. sierrae). Project activities include obtaining DNA from sampled plant tissues to develop a panel of genetic markers that can differentiate populations and individual plants. Twelve El Dorado bedstraw individuals will be sampled at each population, including populations on California Department of Fish and Wildlife land.

Contact Information
Jeb Bjerke
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Conservation Board
1416 Ninth Street, Suite 1260
Sacramento, CA 95814

(916) 651-6594

Location

Counties
El Dorado
Other Location Info
Cameron Park (Occurrences 8, 10, 11, 14, and 15), Penny Lane (Occurrence 16), and the Pine Hill and Salmon Falls units of the Pine Hill Preserve (Occurrences 2, 4, 5, and 12).

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S: 15306, Class 6
Reasons for Exemption
The Project consists of basic data collection, research, and resource evaluation activities that will not result in a serious or major disturbance to an environmental resource. The permit issued by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife for the Project includes measures to ensure that existing populations of the California rare Galium californicum subsp. sierrae are not negatively impacted.
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