Ocotillo Wells State Vehlcular Recreation Area - Pitfall Trap Removal


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Ocotillo Wells State Vehlcular Recreation Area - Pitfall Trap Removal
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
This project will remove pitfall traps at two monitoring sites, Shell Reef (SR1) and Tarantula Wash (AL 1). The traps have an outdated array, are not currently used, and pose a risk to wildlife. There are six five-gallon buckets installed at each plot. Buckets will be removed using water and hand tools, fill material will be brought in, as needed.

Contact Information

Brian Robertson
Agency Name
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Ocotillo Wells District
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Other Location Info
Ocotillo Wells State Vehicular Recreation Area

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
The project is exempt because it falls within the CE class listed above. Proposed activities described above do not have the potential for causing a significant effect on the environment. A CEQA Project Evaluation Form for the project is on file at the Off Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Division office listed above.


Notice of Exemption

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