Greenwood Creek Conservation Area - Lewis Ranch Acquisition


SCH Number
Public Agency
El Dorado County
Document Title
Greenwood Creek Conservation Area - Lewis Ranch Acquisition
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Acquisition, for conservation purposes, of 972.1 acres of riparian, oak woodland, conifer forest and grassland habitat located in the Town of Greenwood, near Garden Valley. The project will protect, in perpetuity, an important biological corridor and working cattle ranch that will be available for use by the public.

Contact Information

Donna Keeler
Agency Name
El Dorado County
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


El Dorado
Other Location Info
City: Unincorporated Location Specific: Near the Town of Greenwood, off of Greenwood Road. Note: See NOE for full details.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Article 19, Sec. 15313
Reasons for Exemption
As stated in Article 19, Section 15313 of CEQA, the proposed project consists of the acquisition of lands for fish and wildlife conservation purposes, which is categorically exempt.

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