Newland Marsh, Project ID: 2019117


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB)
Document Title
Newland Marsh, Project ID: 2019117
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
A grant to State Coastal Conservancy to acquire 44± acres of land for the protection of habitat for nesting and foraging habitat for state-listed Belding's savannah sparrow, foraging habitat for California least tern, and other sensitive species. The property shall also be conserved for the purposes of wildlife habitat preservation, restoration and management, wildlife-oriented education and research, and for compatible public or private uses consistent with wildlife habitat preservation and protection of sensitive biological resources.

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


Huntington Beach
Other Location Info
The eastern portion of the property is located at the southwest corner of Newland Street and Hamilton Ave.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Statutory Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Public Resources Code 21080.28. Acquisition of an interest in Land by a Public Agency.
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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