Lower Yuba River-Excelsior, Phase Ill


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB)
Document Title
Lower Yuba River-Excelsior, Phase Ill
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
To consider the acceptance of 65 +/acres of land by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, from the Bear Yuba Land Trust. The proposed acquisition would be an essential part of the planned Yuba Narrows Unit of the Daugherty Hills Wildlife Area, located northeast of the town of Smartsville, in Nevada and Yuba Counties consisting of a mix of blue-oak woodlands, grasslands and riparian habitats.

Contact Information

John P. Donnelly
Agency Name
CDFW, Wildlife Conservation Board
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Wildlife Conservation Board
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Nevada, Yuba
Parcel #
50-040-76 and 006-340-014

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S: 15313,15325
Reasons for Exemption
Project involves the acquisition of land for wildlife conservation purposes and the transfer of an ownership interest in land to preserve open space and habitat, including plant or animal habitats.


Notice of Exemption

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