Scotts Creek Stream Restoration


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW)
Document Title
Scotts Creek Stream Restoration
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project is limited to 0.05-acres of excavation and redistribution of cobble in Scotts Creek. Equipment will be stored in existing staging areas in the upland around Permittee’s property. Access to the creek will be accomplished using existing unvegetated access points along the creek. Cobble will be excavated using an excavator. Cobble may be redistributed throughout the channel to prevent levee incising or may be moved to the upland to prevent accumulation in the channel. Cobble removal and redistribution will occur up to 3 times over the course of this Agreement. No vegetation impacts will occur during project activities.

Contact Information

Zach Kearns
Agency Name
Department of Fish and Wildlife
Job Title
Environmental Scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California
Other Location Info
The project is located at Scotts Creek.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Type – Class (4); California Code of Regulations, title 14, sections (15304).
Reasons for Exemption
The project is exempt under section 15304 because it involves minor alterations to land that does not involve the removal of healthy, mature, or scenic trees.
County Clerk


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