Lower Cosumnes River Floodplain Restoration Project, SAA No. 1600-2014-0042-R2

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Summary

SCH Number
2013112072
Lead Agency
Sacramento County
Document Title
Lower Cosumnes River Floodplain Restoration Project, SAA No. 1600-2014-0042-R2
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
6/24/2014
Present Land Use
row crops, fallow land and grazing land/ AG-80 / Agricultural 80

Document Description
CDFW is executing Lake or Streambed Alteration Agreement No. 1600-2014-0042-R2 pursuant to Section 1602 of the Fish and Game Code to the project applicant, The Nature Conservancy. The project consists of the restoration of the Cosumnes River Floodplain and riparian habitat adjacent to the Cosumnes River. The project proposes to breach several levees in strategic locations to encourage flooding of 828 acres of land adjacent to the lower Cosumnes River during normal storm events. Approximately 500 acres would be restored to riparian habitat.

Contact Information
Amy Kennedy
CA Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
1701 Nimbus Road, Suite A
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

Phone : (916) 358-2885

Location

Coordinates
38°18'9.47"N 121°23'5.25"W
Cities
Galt
Counties
Sacramento
Cross Streets
Twin Cities Road / Bruceville Road
Zip
95757
Total Acres
834
Parcel #
Various
State Highways
SR 99
Railways
WPRR
Airports
Franklin
Waterways
Cosumnes River and Laguna Creek
Township
5N
Range
6E
Base
MDB&M

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
CDFW
Approving Agency Role
Responsible Agency
Approved On
Final EIR Available Location
827 Seventh Street, Room 220, Sacramento, CA 95814.

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
No
(2b) A Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
Yes
(4) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(5) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
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