Coastal Conservancy, California State
(California State Coastal Conservancy)
Whittler Channel Restoration Project
NOE - Notice of Exemption
This project will collaborate with a number of schools and non-profit organizations to engage local students and community members in habitat restoration activities of the 415 foot Whittier storm drain channel. Activities include: planting and irrigating native riparian, wetlands seedlings, and managing and controlling non-natives.
Whittier Stormdrain channel on University of California Santa Barbara North Campus, along Whittier Drive, west of Stroke Road.
Notice of Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
The project is categorically exempt under Section 15333, small habitat restoration projects, because it involves revegetation of disturbed area that does not exceed 5 acres in size; will have no significant adverse impact on endangered, rare or threatened species or their habitat pursuant to Section 15065; does not disturb or remove any hazardous materials at or around the proposed project site.