San Luis Rey River Park – Middle Right-of-Way Trail Draft Habitat Loss Permit
This document presents findings required for the issuance of a Habitat Loss Permit under the Endangered Species Act Section 4(d) rule for the coastal California gnatcatcher (Polioptila californica). The action being addressed with these findings is the potential removal of coastal sage scrub (CSS) habitat associated with the proposed San Luis Rey River Park (SLRRP) Middle Right of Way Trail Project (proposed project) within the County of San Diego (County). The proposed project is outside of the County’s adopted Multiple Species Conservation Program (MSCP) Subarea Plan but is within the planning area for the draft MSCP North County Plan. The proposed project would permanently impact up to 0.65 acre of CSS (including disturbed CSS) of the total 4.99 acres onsite.
Written comments regarding the Draft Habitat Loss Permit should be directed to Lorrie Bradley, Project Manager, County of San Diego, Department of Parks and Recreation, 5500 Overland Avenue, Suite 410, San Diego, California 92123 or Lorrie.Bradley@sdcounty.ca.gov and must be received no later than Jan. 8, 2020 (public review period November 25, 2019 – Jan. 8, 2020).
SB 507: TIJUANA RIVER NEEDS AND OPPORTUNITIES ASSESSMENT
12/3/19 - The County of San Diego is utilizing SB 507 funding to complete a study to identify comprehensive solutions, on the U.S. side of the border, to address impacts caused by cross-border flows of sewage, trash, and sediment. Documents currently available for viewing can be found below:
NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT A MITIGATED NEGATIVE DECLARATION (January 3, 2020)
1/3/20 - The County of San Diego is proposing to enhance an existing campground in the Otay Lakes County Park. The project would be shared-use facility used primarily by the Boy Scouts of America, but also available to the public for reservations. The document currently available for viewing can be found below:
The Draft MND can also be reviewed at County of San Diego, Department of Parks and Recreation, 5500 Overland Avenue, Suite 410, San Diego, CA 92123.
Written comments regarding the Draft MND should be directed to Kiran Kaur, Project Manager, County of San Diego, Department of Parks and Recreation, 5500 Overland Avenue, Suite 410, San Diego, California 92123 or Kiran.Kaur@sdcounty.ca.gov, or (858) 966-1378 and must be received no later than February 3, 2020 (public review period January 3, 2020 – February 3, 2020).