Public Notices and Meetings

Public Notices

  • October 4, 2021

    Notice of Preparation (NOP) of an Environmental Document and Public Scoping Meeting for the California Pink Shrimp Fishery Management Plan

    CDFW, assisting the California Fish and Game Commission as lead agency under its Certified Regulatory Program, has prepared a Notice of Preparation (NOP) (PDF) and an Initial Study (IS) (PDF) analyzing the potential environmental impact of a proposed fishery management plan for the commercial pink shrimp fishery. The NOP Public Review Period is October 4 through November 3, 2021. A virtual public scoping meeting to receive input on the scope of the environmental document is scheduled for October 21, 2021. Please view the “Public Meetings” Section for additional information.


  • August 30, 2021

    Final Monterey County Regional Conservation Investment Strategy

    CDFW’s Habitat Conservation Planning Branch’s would like to announce that CDFW has approved the Final Monterey County Regional Conservation Investment Strategy (RCIS), the fifth RCIS approved under the Regional Conservation Investment Strategies Program. This RCIS promotes the conservation of sensitive species, habitats, and other natural resources within Monterey County. The RCIS includes goals and objectives for wildlife and habitat conservation, as well as actions and priorities which can guide investments in ecological resource conservation and potential opportunities for compensatory mitigation for impacts to species and other natural resources. View the Final Monterey County RCIS.


  • August 6, 2021

    Arica and Victory Pass Solar Projects Draft Environmental Impact Report and Appendices

    CDFW, consistent with their obligation as the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) lead agency, has analyzed and disclosed the environmental effects of the Projects, in combination, as the “whole of the action” in the Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR). By this notice, CDFW is announcing the opening of the 45-day comment period (August 6, 2021, to September 20, 2021). All written comments must be received by September 20, 2021, by 5:00 p.m. (end of the 45-day public review period).

    Please send any written comments to:
    California Department of Fish and Wildlife
    Magdalena Rodriguez
    3602 Inland Empire Blvd. Suite C-220
    Ontario, CA 91764
    -OR-
    Magdalena.Rodriguez@wildlife.ca.gov
    (subject line: “Arica and Victory Pass Solar Projects EIR Comments”).


  • June 30, 2021

    Moss Landing Wildlife Area Bank Enhancement Project

    Availability of an Initial Study / Mitigated Negative Declaration (PDF) for a Bank Enhancement Project at the Moss Landing Wildlife Area, Moss Landing, CA for a 45-day public review period.

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Public Meetings

Event List
Oct
21
2021

Public Scoping Meeting – Environmental Document for the Proposed CA Pink Shrimp Fishery Mgmt Plan

CDFW and California Fish and Game Commission (Commission) are preparing a Fishery Management Plan (FMP) for the commercial pink shrimp fishery. CDFW, assisting the Commission under its Certified Regulatory Program, has prepared a Notice of Preparation and an Initial Study (IS) analyzing the potential environmental impacts of the proposed FMP (PDF). The public is invited to attend a virtual scoping meeting on October 21, 2021. This meeting is being held to solicit comments on the environmental impacts of the proposed FMP. Public comment on the environmental impacts of this project may be submitted to CDFW through November 3, 2021 by email to Anthony.Shiao@wildlife.ca.gov, or by mail to the following address:

Attn: Anthony Shiao
California Department of Fish and Wildlife
1933 Cliff Drive, Suite 9
Santa Barbara, CA 93109

Please join the webinar via Teams, or call in using the number: (916) 535-0984, Phone Conference ID: 659 614 505#. Please email Anthony.Shiao@wildife.ca.gov if you have any technical difficulties participating in the meeting.

Oct
21
2021

California Advisory Committee on Salmon and Steelhead Trout

Join the meeting ONLINE at 10:00 a.m., October 21, 2021
Or call in (audio only): 1 (916) 535-0984
Phone Conference ID: 937 783 188 #

Agenda (PDF)

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Persons with disabilities needing reasonable accommodation to participate in the public meetings or other CDFW activities are invited to contact the Accessibility Coordinator at (916) 651-1214. Reasonable accommodation requests for facility and/or meeting accessibility should be received at least 21 days prior to the event. Requests for American Sign Language interpreters should be submitted at least two weeks prior to the event, and requests for Real-Time Captioning should be submitted at least four weeks prior to the event. These timeframes are to help insure that the requested accommodation is met. If a request for an accommodation has been submitted but due to circumstances, is no longer needed, please contact the Accessibility Coordinator immediately.

Alternate formats of these documents will be made available upon request. If reasonable accommodation is needed, call CDFW at (916) 322-8911. The California Relay Service for the deaf or hearing-impaired can be utilized from TDD phones at (800) 735-2929.