Waalew Tank and Pipeline Project

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
California Department of Public Health (CDPH)
Document Title
Waalew Tank and Pipeline Project
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination

Document Description
The project is limited to two (2) construction components. The first consists of construction of the Waalew Tank with a pad site of 200 x 200 feet in area on the streambed. The tank will have a 300,000-gallon capacity, be 27 feet in height, 52 feet in diameter, and protected by an eight-foot metal fence. The second component is the installation of a pipeline between Valley Crest Reservoir (previously constructed) and Waalew Tank. The pipeline will be installed using jack and bore techniques and cross 42 feet of desert wash. Construction equipment includes scrapers, backhoes and water trucks for dust control. Jack and bore techniques will create a jacking and receiving pit within previously disturbed desert brush habitat, and See Exhibit A.

Contact Information
Julia Karo
Department of Fish and Wildlife
Lead/Public Agency
3602 Inland Empire Dr Ste. C- 220
Ontario, CA 91764

Phone : (909) 278-2950

The Golden State Water Company
Project Applicant


Apple Valley Lake
Southern California
Other Information
The project is located at two (2) unnamed tributaries to Apple Valley Lake, in the County of San Bernardino, State of California; Latitude 34.559435 Longitude -117.144755 or Section 36, Township 6N, Range 3W, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) map Apple Valley North Quadrangle, San Bernardino meridian, within an unincorporated portion of Apple Valley. The first reservoir is located approximately 0.10-mile north of the Sunset Hills Memorial Park and Mortuary and the second reservoir will be located approximately 0.07- mile to the east of the terminus of Valley Crest Terrace Road; Assessors Parcel Numbers 0437-182-05-0000, 0437- 182-06-0000, 0437-182-09-0000

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Approving Agency Role
Responsible Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
The mitigated negative declaration / negative declaration prepared for the project is available to the general public 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.


(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA


Notice of Determination
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