Samoa Dunes and Wetlands, Project ID: 2018039


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB)
Document Title
Samoa Dunes and Wetlands, Project ID: 2018039
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
A grant to the Humboldt Bay Harbor, Recreation and Conservation District to acquire in fee 341± acres of land for the protection of coastal dunes and Sitka spruce and beach pine forest habitats in order to promote the recovery of threatened and endangered species, including western snowy plover, little willow flycatcher, beach layia, and Menzie’s wallflower, and provide future wildlife oriented public use opportunities.

Contact Information

John P. Donnelly
Agency Name
Department of Fish and Wildlife Wildlife Conservation Board
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB)
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Other Location Info
Humboldt County APNs: 401-011-001, 401-011-010, 401-011-012, 401-011- 018, 401-011 -020, 401-011-023, 401-021-011, 401-021-018, 401-021-027, 401-021-028, 401-021-029, and 401-031-045

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15313, Class 13 and Section 15325, Class 25
Reasons for Exemption
Project involves the acquisition of land for wildlife conservation purposes and the transfer of an ownership interest in land to preserve open space and habitat, including plant or animal habitats.


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