Ke'pel Creek Land Acquisition


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Natural Resources Agency, California (California Natural Resources Agency)
Document Title
Ke'pel Creek Land Acquisition
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
Yurok Tribe

Document Description
Acquire approximately 2.564 acres of forested land In northern Humboldt County, allowing the Yurok tribe to reclaim ancestral territory and sustainably manage the land.

Contact Information
Jocelyn Raphael
California Natural Resources Agency
1416 Ninth St. Ste 1310
Sacramento, CA 95812

Phone : (916) 653-5612


Other Location Info
APNs: 53413116; 53411501; 53412402: 53411601; 53412202; 53414201; 53414206; 53409503; 53412301;53412303;53409404;53411104

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15313, 15317, 15325
Reasons for Exemption
The project is solely the transfer or title. The acquisition of the property will protect wildlife habitat for several threatened and special concern species. This protection of the property will also allow continued traditional forestry activities while protecting archaeological and cultural sites or importance to the Yurok Tribe.


Notice of Exemption
2019120135_Ke-pel Creek NOE   PDF 163 K

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