Buck Island Weir Replacement Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Document Title
Buck Island Weir Replacement Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Under the new Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) license (FERC No. 2101) for the Upper American River Project (UARP), the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) will increase the streamflow releases at all UARP dams in order to enhance habitat conditions for native fish. To monitor discharge of streamflow releases from the dams, SMUD maintains a number of weirs throughout the UARP, pursuant to applicable U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) standards.

Contact Information

Ethan Koenigs
Agency Name
Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


El Dorado

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15302 - Class 2
Reasons for Exemption
Removal and Replacement of an existing structure in the same site and with substantially the same purpose and capacity.

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