South Fork American River Geotechnical Drilling Project (Lake or Streambed Alteration Agreement No. (1600-2014-0225-R2)

Summary

SCH Number
2014118147
Lead Agency
Fish & Wildlife 2 (Rancho Cordova) (California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 2)
Document Title
South Fork American River Geotechnical Drilling Project (Lake or Streambed Alteration Agreement No. (1600-2014-0225-R2)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
11/17/2014

Document Description
The project is limited to thirteen geotechnical borings at thirteen locations on/and adjacent to State Route 49 Bridge over the South Fork American River. Borings will be at least 50 to 70 feet deep or at least 20 to 40 feet deep into sound rock and will be located at the river abutments and the active channel as shown in the drilling plan submitted with the Notification. Six locations will be drilled from the bridge deck. The rest of the locations will be accessed through an existing access road located at the northwest quadrant of the bridge. Two locations will require drilling activities within the active channel. Implementation of the prject will not result in vegetation removal.

Contact Information
Juan Lopez Torres
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 2
Northern Central Region 1701 Nimbus Road, Suite A
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

Phone : (916) 358-2951

Location

Counties
El Dorado

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304, Class 4
Reasons for Exemption
Basic data collection and resource evaluation activities which do not result in a serious or major disturbance to environmental resources.
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