Yuba River Ecosystem Restoration Feasibility Study

2 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2015102031
Lead Agency
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Document Title
Yuba River Ecosystem Restoration Feasibility Study
Document Type
EA - Environmental Assessment
Received

Document Description
The plan includes restoration of approximately 43 acres of aquatic habitat in the Lower Yuba River corridor, including side channels, backwater areas, bank scallops, and channel stabilization measures. Engineered log jams, boulders, and large woody material would be placed at actively eroding banks or sites with high flow velocities. The plan also includes approximately 136 acres of floodplain lowering, grading, and planting of native riparian species. The restoration feature footprint is 179 acres within the proposed real estate acquisition of 692 acres; temporary work area easements are about 6 acres and permanent road easements a re about 21 acres.

Contact Information
Chelsea Stewart
US Army Corps of Engineers
1325 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95816

Phone : (915) 557-6979

Location

Coordinates
39°13'10.65"N 121°20'17.94"W
Cities
Marysville
Counties
Yuba
Cross Streets
Highway 20 and Hammonton Road
Zip
95918/9590
Total Acres
719
Parcel #
multiple
State Highways
20
Waterways
Yuba River
Township
16N
Range
6E
Base
30

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Aquatic and riparian habitat restoration)
Local Action
Site Plan
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Flood Plain/Flooding Noise Recreation/Parks Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Wetland/Riparian
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Boating and Waterways California Department of Parks and Recreation Caltrans, District 3 Central Valley Flood Protection Board Delta Protection Commission Delta Stewardship Council Department of Fish and Wildlife, Marine Region Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 2 Department of Water Resources Native American Heritage Commission Resources Agency State Lands Commission State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights Regional Water Quality Control Bd., Region 5 (Sacramento)

Attachments

Environmental Document
01_YubaEcoStudy_FREA   PDF 8514 K 01a_YubaEcoStudy_Appendix A_Plan Form   PDF 948 K 01b_YubaEcoStudy_Appendix B_Cultural   PDF 8821 K 01c_YubaEcoStudy_Appendix C - Engineering   PDF 75820 K 01d_YubaEcoStudy_Appendix D_Environmental   PDF 14091 K 01e_YubaEcoStudy_Appendix E_Real Estate   PDF 16511 K MEME   PDF 248 K SUMM FORM   PDF 61 K
NOC
NOC   PDF 522 K
State Comments
031 rwqcb   PDF 507 K
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