Ball Ranch Habitat Restoration Planning and CEQA


SCH Number
Public Agency
California San Joaquin River Conservancy (SJRC)
Document Title
Ball Ranch Habitat Restoration Planning and CEQA
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
River Partners will be completing multiple planning and permitting-related tasks. The goal of completing these project tasks is to prepare to implement restoration activities at Ball Ranch and the Willow Unit. The full restoration is 604 acres. The 604 acres will be broken into phases of restoration that are smaller acreages to manage implementation effectively.

Contact Information
John M. Shelton
San Joaquin River Conservancy
Lead/Public Agency
5469 E. Olive Ave
Fresno, CA 93727

Phone : (559) 253-7324 ext. 3


Total Acres
Other Location Info
Ball Ranch consists of 358 acres located approximately 4.5 miles downriver of Friant Dam in Fresno County.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15306, Class 6
Reasons for Exemption
Class 6 projects include those projects that consist of data collection, research, and resource evaluation which do not result in a serious or major disturbance to the environmental resource. This project meets the criteria specified in the CEQA guidelines.


Notice of Exemption
2020090503_Ball Ranch NOE   PDF 221 K

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