Planning and Research, Office of
(Office of Planning and Research)
Agreement 2010-0110-R4 - Pipeline Replacement
NOE - Notice of Exemption
The Project consists of replacing an existing 72-inch underground pipeline with two (2) 36-inch pipelines across the approximate channel width of 75 feet. The disturbance area will be approximately 30 feet wide. The replacement pipes will be laid side-by-side and covered with a minimum of 3 feet of substrate. Excess material will be removed from the channel and the channel surface will be restored to pre-Project conditions. The pipeline replacement will be conducted while the river is dry after the irrigation season.
Replacement of an exisitng pipeline where the new pipelines will be located on the same site and will have substantially the same purpose and capcity, and will have no significant environmental impacts, with implementation of measures contained in SAA #2010-0110-R4.