Pit 1 Hydroelectric Project 401 Water Quality Certification Amendment

4 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
State Water Resources Control Board
Document Title
Pit 1 Hydroelectric Project 401 Water Quality Certification Amendment
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
The project is located within the North East Shasta County Area of the Shasta County General Plan (2004).
Document Description
The Applicant is proposing to amend the existing 401 Water Quality Certification to permanently eliminate or modify the requirement for flushing flows that may be detrimental to the Shasta crayfish (Pacifastacus fortis), which was listed as endangered under the Federal Endangered Species Act (ESA) (16 U.S.C Section 1531 - 1544) on September 30, 1988 (53 FR38460) and as endangered under the California ESA (Fish & Game Code Section 2050 2097) on February 26, 1988.

Contact Information

Peter Barnes
Agency Name
State Water Resources Control Board
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info
City/Nearest Community: Fall River Mills

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of State Parks, Division of Boating and Waterways, California Department of Transportation, District 2 (DOT), California Energy Commission, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Redding Region 5 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Department of Water Resources, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board
Development Types
Other (401 Water Quality Certification Amendment)
Local Actions
401 Water Quality Certification Amendment
Project Issues
Biological Resources, Hydrology/Water Quality, Recreation, Vegetation

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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