Truckee River Water Quality Monitoring Plan


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Placer County
Document Title
Truckee River Water Quality Monitoring Plan
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Placer County (County) and the Town of Truckee (the Town) developed the Truckee River Water Quality Monitoring Plan (TRWQMP) in accordance with two separate Board Orders issued by the Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board to the County and the Town. Placer County is now beginning implementation of Phase I of the TRWQMP which includes the collection of water quality and other data along the Truckee River and Several of its tributaries including Martis Creek, Squaw Creek, and Bear Creek. Phase 1 of this work, which could be implemented for up to 15 years, will include: Rapid Assessments (Visual Observations and Measurements), Bioassessments (Visual Observations, Measurements and Specimen Collection), Discrete Community Level Sampling (Water Samples Collected with Passive Sampling Equipment), and; Establishment and Operation of a Stream Flow Gauging Station.

Contact Information
Stacy Wydra
Placer County Community Development Resource Agency
3091 County Center Drive
Auburn, CA 95603

530 581-6288


Other Location Info
Along the Truckee River and several of its tributaries including Martis Crek, Squaw Creek and Bear Creek.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
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