CV Link (Lake or Streambed Alteration Agreement No. 1600-2016-0248-R6)

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Coachella Valley Association of Governments (CVAG)
Document Title
CV Link (Lake or Streambed Alteration Agreement No. 1600-2016-0248-R6)
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Present Land Use
N/A. Pathway occurs on levees, through parks and golf courses and on city streets

Document Description
CDFW has executed Lake and Streambed Alteration Agreement number 1600-2016-0248-R6, pursuant to section 1602 of the Fish and Game Code to the project Applicant, the Coachella Valley Association of Governements. The project is limited to the construction of up to 49 miles of non-motorized, multi-model transportation path network through up to twelve jurisdictions within the Coachella Valley. Two municipalities (Rancho Mirage and Indian Wells) may or may not elect to participate in the project. Project measures shall be implemented in any location where the project will occur. If portions of the project will not be completed, the measures will not apply in those areas. The proposed trail system will primarily be constructed on the existing levees of Chino Wash, Tahquitz Creek, and the Whitewater River Stormwater Channel/Coachella Valley Stormwater Channel (Whitewater River). the project will also incorporate and expand the existing Tahquitz Creek Trail in Palm Springs. Construction within areas subject to Fish and game Code section 1602 will occur at up to 31 locations. These locations are principally where the trail system will descend into channels when corssing major vehicular thoroughfares. The project shall utilize a phased approach for construction. Impact Site No. 1 is located within the Coachella valley Multiple Species Habitat Conservation Plan Whitewater Floodplain Conservation Area.

Contact Information
Charles Land
CDFW, Inland Deserts Region
Lead/Public Agency
78078 Country Club Dr., Suite 109
Bermuda Dunes, CA 92203

Phone : (760) 200-9418


Cathedral City Coachella Coachella, Cathedral City, La Quinta, Indio, Palm Springs, ... Indio La Quinta Palm Desert Palm Springs
Cross Streets
up to 31 locations along Tahquitz Creek
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Palm Springs Intl
Whitewater River, Tahquitz Creek, Coachella Valley Stormwater channel
Other Information
Cities of Rancho Mirage and Indian Wells

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
Approving Agency Role
Responsible Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
78078 Country Club Dr., Suite 109, Bermuda Dunes, CA 92203


(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

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