Application of BMPs to Reduce Runoff from Irrigation Agriculture


SCH Number
Public Agency
Contra Costa Resource Conservation District (CCRCD)
Document Title
Application of BMPs to Reduce Runoff from Irrigation Agriculture
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project consists of constructing an irrigation tailwater return system. The shape and size of an existing sediment basin will be modified to design specifications. A vegetated filter strip (900 ft x 75 ft max) will be constructed to convey tailwater prior to entering the sediment basin. Minor trenching a backfilling will occur for the return pipes. Electrical power exists on site.

Contact Information

Mark Lane
Agency Name
Contra Costa Resource Conservation District
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Contra Costa

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15304
Reasons for Exemption
The project consists of minor private alterations to land which will not involve removal of healthy, mature trees. Grading will occur on land with a slope of 0 to 2 percent. Minor trenching and backfilling will occur on previously cultivated farm land.

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