Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Coastal Prairie Habitat Restoration
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Enhance habitat for Behren's silverspot butterfly (Speyeria zerene behrensii) by implementing the following coastal grassland management techniques: tractor mowing; short-term rotational grazing; planting individuals of Viola adunca; and small-scale, low-intensity prescribed fire at Manchester State Park and Salt Point State Park.
Project consists of minor public alterations in the condition of the land and vegetation that do not involve the removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees. The uses mechanical mowing, grazing, planting, and prescribed burning for the enhancement of grassland habitat for a federally endangered butterfly.