Emergency regulation, Title 14, CCR, Subsection 7.50(b)(91.2) - take of Chinook salmon


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Fish and Game Commission (California Fish and Game Commission)
Document Title
Emergency regulation, Title 14, CCR, Subsection 7.50(b)(91.2) - take of Chinook salmon
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Amend Commission regulations to increase compliance with statutory protections of a candidate species and allow for limited take of that species.

Contact Information
Melissa Miller-Henson
California Fish and Game Commission
PO Box 944209
Sacramento, CA 94244-2090

Phone : (916) 653-4899


Northern California
Other Location Info
Waters of the Klamath River Basin downstream of Iron Gate and Lewiston dams

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Emergency Project
Type, Section or Code
Sec. 21080(b)(4); 15269(b)(c)
Reasons for Exemption
The California Fish and Game Commission (Commission) has taken final action under the California Fish and Game Code and the Administrative Procedure Act with respect to the rulemaking identified in the notice of exemption. In taking its final action for the purposes of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA, Public Resources Code, Section 21000 et seq.), the Commission adopted the regulations relying on the statutory exemption for "Specific actions necessary to prevent or mitigate an emergency" contained in Section 21080(b)(4) of the Public Resources Code and the categorical exemption for "Actions by Regulatory Agencies for Protection of Natural Resources" contained in CEQA Guidelines Section 15307 (California Code of Regulations, Title 14, Section 15307) See NOE for Full Details.
Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15307; Section 15061 (b)(3)
Reasons for Exemption
Moreover, the limited fishing opportunity allowed under these regulations provides protection to the resource See NOE for Full Details.


Notice of Exemption
2020020519_Emergency regulation   PDF 719 K

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