Dam Removal and Habitat Restoration


SCH Number
Public Agency
Fish & Game Eastern Sierra-Inland Deserts Region
Document Title
Dam Removal and Habitat Restoration
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
This project addresses impacts to DFG jurisdictional areas associated with the construction of a dam within Tucalota Creek at 37505 East Benton Road. Construction of the dam resulted in disturbance to the beds, banks, and associated riparian vegetation of the Tucalota Creek. Unwuthorized impacts to DFG jurisdictional areas due to the dam construction total approximately 0.706 acres. This project authorizes a total of 0.706 acres of habitat impacts for the removal of the existing dam, the removal of excess sediments from the dam, recontouring of the streambed to their pre-impact conditions, revegetation, and restoration of the project site.

Contact Information

Juan Lopez Torres
Agency Name
California Department of Fish & Game Eastern Sierra-Inland Deser
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S:15307, 15321, 15333
Reasons for Exemption
Small habitat restoration.

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