Buck Island Weir Replacement Project

Summary

SCH Number
2012108056
Lead Agency
Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Document Title
Buck Island Weir Replacement Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
10/3/2012

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
Sacramento Municipal Utility District
P.O. Box 15830 MS B203
Sacramento, CA 95852-1830

Phone : (530) 647-5094

Location

Counties
El Dorado
Regions
Unincorporated

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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