Maintenance Dredging within Burnt Mill and Orchard Bays, Lake Arrowhead


SCH Number
Public Agency
Fish & Game Eastern Sierra-Inland Deserts Region
Document Title
Maintenance Dredging within Burnt Mill and Orchard Bays, Lake Arrowhead
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
SAA #1600-2009-0077-R6 Conduct annual maintenance dredging of the two bays to restore the bays to their natural contours and depths. The project will impact 5.6 acres of CDFG jurisdictional areas, consisting of 3.5 acres of lakebed habitat within Burnt Mill Bay and 2.1 acres of lakebed habitat within Orchard Bay.

Contact Information

Anna Milloy
Agency Name
Department of Fish and Game, Region 6
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Bernardino
Other Location Info
Lake Arrowhead

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304 - Class 1
Reasons for Exemption
The project consists of the removal of silt from two bays within Lake Arrowhead Reservoir to reduce a navigational hazard for boaters and the promotion of mosquito breeding in shallow silt-inundated areas, and ultimately restore the recreational uses of the reservoir.

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