Gallagher Ranch (Lagunitas Creek) Streambank Stabilization Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
North Marin Water District
Document Title
Gallagher Ranch (Lagunitas Creek) Streambank Stabilization Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
North Marin Water District

Document Description
The project will provide structural streambank stabilization along Lagunitas Creek through log crib wall construction and riparian plantings. The Project will protect downstream NMWD water supply infrastructure (wells and a conveyance pipeline) and benefit the creek, providing slope protection and riparian habitat.

Contact Information
Drew McIntyre
North Marin Water District
999 Rush Creek Place
Novato, CA 94945

Phone : (415) 897-4133


Point Reyes Station
Other Location Info
The project is within private property of Gallagher Ranch, Parcel #119-050-17, located at 14500 Point Reyes Petaluma Road in Point Reyes Station, California.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
The project would include 170 linear feet of stream bank restoration, with a limit of disturbance area of 2 acres. The project would not exceed 5 acres in size. The purpose of the project is to address existing erosion to restore and enhance fisheries habitat, which is consistent with the Class 33 Categorical Exemption 15333 Small Habitat Restoration Projects. Attachment A contains additional reasons why the project fits this exemption.


Notice of Exemption
2020010417_Gallagher Ranch   PDF 645 K

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