Valstream Vegetation Maintenance (Lake and Streambed Alteration Agreement EPIMS Notification No. BUT-34519-R2)


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW)
Document Title
Valstream Vegetation Maintenance (Lake and Streambed Alteration Agreement EPIMS Notification No. BUT-34519-R2)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project is limited to vegetation maintenance along a roughly 500-foot stretch of the western bank of Little Honey Run Creek. Vegetation maintenance shall focus on the removal of invasives and selective trimming of native vegetation to restore the riparian corridor post-Camp Fire. No in-water work of any kind is permitted. Equipment to be used includes rubber track mini excavators, rubber track skid steer, shovels, hoes, string, or blade trimmers, chain saws, hand saws, machetes, pruning shears, and loppers, mowers, and chippers. Heavy equipment shall not be operated within 15 feet of the creek banks

Contact Information

Melissa Stanfield
Agency Name
California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Job Title
Senior Environmental Scientist, Specialist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California
Parcel #
052-310-033, 052-310-034, 052-310-035-000, 560, 570, and 580
Other Location Info
Valstream Drive, Paradise
Other Information
located at Little Honey Run 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
Class 4 because the project consists of a minor alteration in the condition of the land and the project does not involve the removal of scenic trees
County Clerk


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