North Fork American River Gage Installation


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 2 (CDFW)
Document Title
North Fork American River Gage Installation
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The project is limited to installation of a new stream gage in North Fork American River above the American River Pump Station. The existing gage, which will be removed following installation of the new gage, is located downstream. The total size of the project, including work areas and staging areas, will be approximately 0.8 acres. The project will include installation of the following components: an equipment box (gage house), data logger, and spread spectrum radio; six eye bolts (three installed on each side of the river to allow for anchoring of cable to steady boat during measurement events); six porcelain and enamel staff gages; and approximately 150 linear feet of 1-inch galvanized conduit with a temperature probe and pressure transducer for collecting temperature and flow data.

Contact Information
Patrick Moeszinger
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 2
Lead/Public Agency
Northern Central Region 1701 Nimbus Road, Suite A
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

Phone : (916) 358-2850



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S: 15306, Class 6
Reasons for Exemption
The project consists of basic data collection activities which do not result in a serious or major disturbance to an environmental resource.

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