Yolo Bypass Salmonid Habitat Restoration and Fish Passage Project

6 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2013032004
Lead Agency
California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
Document Title
Yolo Bypass Salmonid Habitat Restoration and Fish Passage Project
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
4/23/2021
Document Description
The project consists of the construction of several facilities in the Fremont Weir Wildlife Area with the intent to create a better hydraulic connection between the Sacramento River and the Yolo Bypass. The project will allow increased flow from the Sacramento River to enter the Yolo Bypass through a gated notch on the east side of the Fremont Weir. The gated notch will create an opening in the Fremont Weir that is deeper than the Fremont Weir, with gates to control water going through the facility into the Yolo Bypass. The project will connect the new gated notch to the existing Tule Pond with a channel that parallels the existing east levee of the Yolo Bypass. The project will also include the construction of a supplemental fish passage facility on the west side of the Fremont Weir and improvements to allow fish to pass through an existing agricultural road crossing over Tule Canal south of Tule Pond.

Contact Information

Name
Gabriele Quillman
Agency Name
California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Contact Types
Responsible Agency

Location

Counties
Yolo
Regions
Northern California
Parcel #
057-020-010-000, 057-020-001-000, 057-070-006-000, 057-060-008-000, 034-230-010-000,
Township
11N
Range
3E
Other Information
057-100-016-000, 057-020-006-000, 057-060-005-000, and 057-060-002-000 Section 3,10, 27, 28, 32, 33, 34.

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Approving Agency Role
Responsible Agency
Approved On
County Clerk
Yolo
Final Environmental Document Available at
the office location listed above for the Lead Agency. CDFW’s record of project approval as Responsible Agency is available at CDFW’s regional office.

Determinations

(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
No
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
Yes
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
No
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes

Attachments

Notice of Determination

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