Dry Creek Vegetation Removal (Lake or Streambed Alteration Agreement No. 1600-2017-0362-R2)


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Fish & Wildlife 2 (Rancho Cordova) (California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 2)
Document Title
Dry Creek Vegetation Removal (Lake or Streambed Alteration Agreement No. 1600-2017-0362-R2)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
CDFW has executed Lake or Streambed Alteration Agreement No. 1600-2017-0362-R2, pursuant to section 1602 of the fish and game code to Union Pacific Railroad. The project consists of the routine maintenance of an approx 0.7 acre area of vegetation adjacent to Dry Creek. Maintenance activities will include removal of trees and shrubs, removing tree limbs up to a height of 8 ft, removal of invasive plants by cutting them to 6 in or shorter and treating the cut stems with herbicide, and planting live willow stakes. The purpose of the vegetation removal is to remove cover for homeless encampments and provide increased visibility for enforcement personnel.

Contact Information
Gabriele Quillman
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 2
Northern Central Region 1701 Nimbus Road, Suite A
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

Phone : (916) 358-2955



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304, 15330
Reasons for Exemption
The project is exempt under class 4 b/c it consists of the minor alteration to the condition of land; it is exempt under class 30 b/c it is an action to clean up existing encampments and to prevent future encampments and associated garbage and waste products from accumulating on the site and contaminating Dry Creek.

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