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File #: 21-0594    Version: 1
Status: Approved
File created: 5/4/2021 In control: Harbor Commission
On agenda: 5/12/2021 Final action:
Title: Caulerpa in Newport Harbor
Attachments: 1. Staff Report, 2. 6.1_Caulerpa Update_Staff Presentation_05-12-2021

Title

Caulerpa in Newport Harbor

Recommendation

The invasive algae, Caulerpa prolifera, was recently found growing in the Entrance Channel area of Newport Harbor. Staff will provide an update to the Harbor Commission on the current efforts to eradicate the algae.

 

Recommendation:

 

1) Determine this action is exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) pursuant to Sections 15060(c)(2) and 15060(c)(3) of the CEQA Guidelines because this action will not result in a physical change to the environment, directly or indirectly; and

 

2)   Receive and file.