Seismic Retrofit of San Clemente Dam

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
Document Title
Seismic Retrofit of San Clemente Dam
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Resource Conservation (G.P. designation)
Document Description
The project under consideration is the seismic retrofit of San Clemente Dam. The project is being performed at the direction of the California Department of Water Resources, Division of Safety of Dams (DSOD). The seismic retrofit project consists of thickening the dam with conventional concrete on the downstream face of the dam and providing abutment protection, particularly on the right abutment (as seen facing downstream). The spillway superstructure will also be removed.

Contact Information

John Shelton
Agency Name
California Department of Water Resources
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Carmel, Carmel-by-the-Sea
Cross Streets
Carmel Valley Road and San Clemente Drive
Carmel River

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 5 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region 3 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Office of Emergency Services, California, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights
Development Types
Water Facilities (Type DamRetrofit)
Local Actions
Dam Retrofit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Public Services, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire, Wildlife

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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