Base of Mountains Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan), Victorville
Document Title
Base of Mountains Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project is to install rectangular compound weirs at nine creek locations along the eastern flank of the Sierra Nevada, upslope of Owens Lake. The purpose of the project is to quantify stream channel recharge and collect data to better understand hydrology around Owens Lake. Existing roads will be used to transport equipment and personnel to the project sites.

Contact Information

Jan M. Zimmerman
Agency Name
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan), Victo
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
The Water Board finds that the project is categorically exempt pursuant to CCR, title 14, Section 15306, Information Collection, for data collection and resource evaluation activities that do not result in a serious or major disturbance to an environmental resource.

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