Fish & Wildlife 3 (Napa)
(California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 3)
Foxwhelp Farms Bank Stabilization
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project is limited to the stabilization of an approximately 140-foot long, 8-foot high, 8-foot wide section of stream bank that is currently eroding towards a structure. The project will utilize 1/2-tonsize class rock slope protection to rebuild a slope of 1.7:1 that will be planted with native tree species. A track-mounted excavator will be operated at the top of bank to excavate a footing trench and place rock. During stabilization operations at least two car bodies will be removed from the stream bank and disposed of at an appropriate facility. Dewatering may occur and two trees will be removed as part of the Project. Issuance of a Streambed Alteration Agreement No. 1600-2014-0266-3 is pursuant to Fish and Game Code Section 1602.