Nicholson Ranch Conservation Easement, Project ID: 2019100


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB)
Document Title
Nicholson Ranch Conservation Easement, Project ID: 2019100
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Grant to the Conservancy of San Luis Obispo County to acquire a 717+ acre conservation easement to preserve and protect deer and mountain lion habitat and wildlife travel corridors.

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


San Luis Obispo
Parcel #
046-021-048, 046-021-013, and 046-031- 029
Other Location Info
The Property is located approximately 4 miles northeast of the city of Cayucos on highway 46 in San Luis Obispo County, CA.

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 a conservation easement for fish and wildlife conservation purposes and the transfer of an ownership interest in land to preserve open space.


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