Hot Creek Hatchery Sediment Removal Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Fish & Wildlife 6 (Ontario) (California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 6)
Document Title
Hot Creek Hatchery Sediment Removal Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
CDFW operates the Hot Creek Hatchery in Mono County on US Forest Service owned land. CDFW is removing sediment from a settling pond at Hot Creek Hatchery to comply with the State Water Resources Control Board National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit for the facility. An approximately 0.7 acre upland area adjacent to the pond will be used to dewater and temporarily store sediment excavated from the pond. This site is located on land owned by the City of Los Angeles. Upland vegetation will be cleared and pushed to the side to create a square bermed area to store the sediment.

Contact Information
Mike Giusti
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 6
3602 Inland Empire Blvd., Suite C-220
Ontario, CA 91764

Phone : (951) 926-7561


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Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304 - Class 4
Reasons for Exemption
Minor Alterations to land and vegetation and will not include the removal of mature trees.

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