Joe Sanchez Farms Project No. Y03-05 Project (Project)


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 5 (Central Valley), Sacramento
Document Title
Joe Sanchez Farms Project No. Y03-05 Project (Project)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The Project is located within the Legal Delta (northern) in Steamboat Slough. The Sanchez Farm water diversion is located on the east bank of Steamboat Slough, approximately 4 miles west of Walnut Grove. The Project involves installing a California Department of Fish and Game and National Marine Fisheries Service approved fish screen on an existing unscreened irrigation pump. The new fish screen, intake adapter, docking inlet, and retrieval track will be supported by six piles. Two of the six support piles will be installed below the ordinary high water mark. Piles will be installed with a vibratory hammer attached to a crane located on the levee.

Contact Information
Skyler C. Anderson
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 5 (Central Valley),
11020 Sun Center Drive, #200
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

Phone : (916) 255-3000



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, 15302
Reasons for Exemption
Minor alteration of existing structures involvin negligible or no expansion of use. Replacement or reconstruction of existing structures and facilities where the new structure will be located on the same site as the structure replaced and will have the same purpose and capacity as the structure replaced.

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