Del Mar Mesa Habitat Restoration


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB)
Document Title
Del Mar Mesa Habitat Restoration
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The purpose of this project is to restore and enhance five acres of vernal pool wetlands and adjacent upland vegetation on the Del Mar Mesa Preserve, as part of implementing the San Diego Multiple Species Conservation Plan. WCB Project ID: 2021099.

Contact Information

John P. Donnelly
Agency Name
Department of Fish and Wildlife, Wildlife Conservation Board
Job Title
Executive Director
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Del Mar
San Diego
Southern California
Other Information
The project area is located within the 814-acre Del Mar Mesa Preserve, near the contiguous 4,000-acre Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve, in San Diego County.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15333. Small Habitat Restoration Projects. Class 33 consists of projects not to exceed five acres in size to ass
Reasons for Exemption
The project primarily involves invasive plant removal and revegetation to restore native vernal pool and upland habitat, with minor (less than 1/10 of an acre) earth moving.


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