Peters Creek Flow Enhancement


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Wildlife Conservation Board (California Wildlife Conservation Board)
Document Title
Peters Creek Flow Enhancement
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The purpose of the project is to 1) enhance summer rearing habitat in Peters and Pescadero creeks for the benefit of endangered coho salmon and threatened steelhead by constructing an auxiliary water storage system large enough to allow Portola Redwoods State Park to operate on stored water and eliminate diversion from Peters Creek from June 15 through October 31 and 2) to protect juvenile salmonids that may be present during diversion operation by installing a CDFW and NMFS approved fish screen.

Contact Information
John P. Donnelly
Department of Fish and Wildlife WILDLIFE CONSERVATION BOARD
P.O. Box 944209
Sacramento, CA 94244-2090

Phone : (916) 445-0137


La Honda
San Mateo
Cross Streets
Redwoods State Park, 9000 Portola State Park Rd, La Honda, CA 94020

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15303, Class 3, New Construction of Small Structures; Section 15304, Class 4, Minor Alterations to Land; Sectio
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of the construction and location of limited numbers of new, small facilities or structures and the minor public alterations in the condition of land, water, and/or vegetation which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees and the project does not exceed five acres in size to assure the maintenance, restoration, enhancement, and protection of habitat for fish and wildlife.


Notice of Exemption
2020040053_2020029_Peters_Creek_NOE   PDF 117 K

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