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Lower Sherman Island Wildlife Area Land Management Plan

Project

Location:  The Lower Sherman Island Wildlife Area (LSIWA) occupies roughly 3,100 acres, primarily marsh and open water, at the confluence of the Sacramento and San Joaquin Rivers in the western Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta. The property is located in Sacramento County. 

Purpose of Acquisition: To establish a public hunting and fishing area.

Description:  The following is not a comprehensive list, but rather a list of some site specific management goals*: Maintain and enhance upland, riparian, marsh, and aquatic ecosystems to restore natural processes and sustain habitats for native plants and animals. Prevent the introduction and spread of invasive non-native plants. Continue to offer compatible wildlife-dependent recreational opportunities such as: hunting, fishing, wildlife observation, environmental education, boating, and wind sports.

Environmental Review Process

Status: Complete

Notice of Determination: Filed on June 08, 2007, in compliance with Section 21108 or 21152 of the Public Resources Code.

Management Plan Retention

A hard copy of the Management Plan, including public comments and responses, can be viewed during regular office hours (Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) at:

California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Bay Delta Region
7329 Silverado Trail
Napa, CA 94558

(707) 944-5500

*Implementation of tasks needed to achieve management goals is dependent on the availability of staffing and adequate operations and maintenance budget.


Last update : 10/31/2018 9:35:08 AM


Wildlife Branch - Lands Program
1812 9th Street, Sacramento, CA 95811
(916) 445-0411


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