Standardized Commercial Trap Marking Program


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Fish and Wildlife, Region 7 - Marine, Monterey (California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Marin Region 7)
Document Title
Standardized Commercial Trap Marking Program
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant

Document Description
The proposed project would establish a statewide standard for marking commercial trap through fishery-specific buoy markings. The standard will help the state assess and mitigate impact commercial fishing traps may have on the marine environment and marine life.

Contact Information
Anthony Shiao
California Department of Fish and Wildlife
1933 Cliff Drive, Suite 9
Santa Barbara, CA 93109

Phone : (805) 560-6056


Other Location Info
State water where commercial trap fishing occurs

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
7 & 8; 14 CCR 15061 &15307
Reasons for Exemption
Categories 7 and 8 exempt agency actions for the protection of natural resources and the environment, respectively. The. proposed project would reduce potential interactions between traps and th marine environment (See Attachment).


Notice of Exemption
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