Panorama Vista Preserve: Kern River Riparian Restoration Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Natural Resources Agency
Document Title
Panorama Vista Preserve: Kern River Riparian Restoration Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Restoration of approx. 300 acres along the Kern River with appropriate California native riparian plants in barren areas. Includes the installation of irrig. system to sustain 45,000 trees and plants, and placement of interpretive signage for educ. purposes. Prior to installation, a pre-restoration and planting plan will created.

Contact Information

Cristelle Taillon
Agency Name
California Natural Resources Agency
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
City of Bakersfield
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Other Location Info
Generally located on both sides of the Kern River, north of the Panorama Bluffs and east of Manor Street.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304, Class 4
Reasons for Exemption
The project involves new landscaping, irrigation installation an removal of dead trees due to the reduction in water levels associated with the Lake Isabella Dam retrofit. These actions involve minor alterations to land without removing scenic trees, and results in a beneficial impact.


Notice of Exemption

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