Woods Creek Gold Prospecting Adventures Project (Extension of Streambed Alteration Agreement No. 1600-2010-0022-R4)

Summary

SCH Number
2016058341
Lead Agency
Fish & Wildlife 4 (Fresno) (California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 4)
Document Title
Woods Creek Gold Prospecting Adventures Project (Extension of Streambed Alteration Agreement No. 1600-2010-0022-R4)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
5/26/2016

Document Description
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife has executed an extension to Streambed Alteration Agreement number 1600-2010-0022-R4, to Brent Shock of Gold Prospecting Adventures. The project as originally approved includes placement of a wood plank foot bridge across the creek, three dams constructed of natural rock that span the length of the water course to slow water and form pools, excavation of two areas east of the creek bank approximately 10 feet in diameter for high banking activities, and excavation of four to seven channels approximately three to five feet in length from the bank into the bed of the creek. The Streambed Alteration Agreement term is extended and the new expiration date is December 31, 2016.

Contact Information
Charles Wallbridge
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 4
1234 East Shaw Avenue
Fresno, CA 93710

Phone : 559-243-4014x352

Location

Counties
Tuolumne
Township
1N
Range
14E
Section
10
Base
MDB&M

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S:15304 C:4
Reasons for Exemption
The Project includes minor excavation to facilitate gold mining demonstrations. No trees will be removed and no significant environmental impacts will occur if the project is completed under the protective features included in Streambed Alteration Agreement No. 1600-2010-0022-R4, as extended.

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