Noyo Harbor District

Aerial view of Noyo Harbor, Mendocino County.

Copyright (C) 2002-2021 Kenneth & Gabrielle Adelman, California Coastal Records Project,

The Noyo Harbor District was granted sovereign tide and submerged lands in trust in 1961 for the establishment, improvement and conduct of a harbor, airport or aviation facilities, and for the construction, maintenance and operation of wharves, docks, piers, slips, quays, and other utilities, structures, facilities, and appliances necessary or convenient for the promotion and accommodation of commerce and navigation by air or water.

Noyo Harbor District

The District is required by Section 6306 of the Public Resources Code to complete an annual financial statement and standardized reporting form for trust lands on or before December 31 of each year.

Below is a list of reports the District has submitted by fiscal year:

Settlement / Agreement Number Description
SLL 91 Exchange Agreement
Statute Description
Chapter 555, Statutes of 1961 An act to convey certain tide and submerged lands, situated in Mendocino County, to the Noyo Harbor District, in furtherance of navigation, commerce, and fisheries upon certain trusts and conditions, and providing for the government, management, use and control thereof.


Staff Report Description
01/15/1976 (07) Consideration of substantial compliance
12/16/1982 (26) Approval of an Exchange Agreement among the Noyo Harbor District, Wharf, Inc., and the State Lands Commission, affecting a 0.87 acre parcel in Noyo Harbor, Mendocino County, with a lease back to the Noyo Harbor District.

AB 691 – Proactively Planning for Sea-Level Rise Impacts

AB 691 (Muratsuchi) Chapter 592, Statutes of 2013, involves sea-level rise and granted public trust lands. Assessing the impacts of sea-level rise on these lands is a management priority for grantees.

Read more about AB 691 assessments and learn about local sea-level rise planning efforts.


Program Manager
Reid Boggiano

Dredging Notices & Financial Reports
Michaela Moser