Suction Dredge Permitting Program

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 1 (CDFW)
Document Title
Suction Dredge Permitting Program
Document Type
FIN - Final Document
Present Land Use
Statewide in scope - various land uses, zoning and general plan designations
Document Description
Note: Ref. SCH #1993102046 The DFG is acting under an order from Alameda County Superior Court to revise regulations for its suction dredge permitting program and to comply with the CEQA in doing so. Recently enacted law (i.e. SB 670), codified at Fish and Game Code section 5653.1 establishes a moratorium on suction dredging in CA until the Department certifies the SEIR and adopts new regulations.

Contact Information

Mark Stopher
Agency Name
California Department of Fish and Game
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info

Notice of Completion

Local Actions
Amend regulations
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Economics/Jobs, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian

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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