Crescent City Harbor District

The Crescent City Harbor District was granted sovereign tide and submerged lands in 1963 for the establishment, improvement, and conduct of a harbor, for the construction, maintenance, and operation of wharves, docks, piers, slips, quays, and other utilities, structures, facilities, and appliances necessary or convenient for commerce, navigation and fisheries, and for public recreation purposes.

Crescent City 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
BLA 135 Boundary Agreement between the State of California and the Crescent City Harbor District
Statute Description
Chapter 1510, Statutes of 1963 An act to convey certain tide and submerged lands, situated in Del Norte County, to the Crescent City 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
02/10/1950 (33) Application for lease of tide and submerged lands
10/05/1950 (05) Approval of sublease
10/24/1951 (03) Approval of River Terminals Company lease (deferred)
02/14/1952 (18) Application for approval of proposed lease by to River Terminals Company (deferred)
04/18/1952 (49) Crescent City Harbor District suit against the State
10/05/1959 (12) Application to extend terms of lease
10/26/1961 (37) Application for approval of cancellation and termination of sublease and for approval of the issuance of a new sublease
12/20/1963 (24) Service Agreement – Chapter 1510/63
06/24/1964 (31) Approval of maps of grant to Crescent City Harbor District
12/04/1972 (19) Approval of a boundary line agreement between the Crescent City Harbor District and the Crescent City Harbor Company
01/15/1976 (06) Consideration of substantial compliance
10/28/1976 (29) Maintenance dredging
09/03/1999 (24) Dredging and disposal lease
06/27/2000 (33) Dredging and disposal lease
11/27/2000 (14) Dredging lease
09/01/2011 (03) Dredging lease
02/22/2013 (21) Amendment of dredging lease

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