Section 1600 Memorandum of Understanding Renewal for Canal Maintenance and Restoration

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Friant Water Authority
Document Title
Section 1600 Memorandum of Understanding Renewal for Canal Maintenance and Restoration
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use

Document Description
Note: Reference SCH #2005091093 The project will include channel maintenance activities on the improved channels, unimporved channels, leveed channels, drain ditches, toe drains and work areas specified and described in the section 1600 binder attached to the initial study. THe maintenance activities include: A) Debris or obstruction removal; B) Silt, sand, or sediment removal; C) Maintenance of channel capacity; D) Vegetation control: d-1, mechanical control; d-2, aquatic vegetation control; d-3, chemical vegetation control; E) Repair exisitng erosion control work; and F) Minor erosion control work. Mitigation measures for wildlife protection, erosion control and water quality are implemented to avoid significant adverse effects. Work is/will be done in accordance with existing biological opinions (US Fish and Wildlife Service 2005, 2001, 1991).

Contact Information
Friant Water Users Authority
Lead/Public Agency
854 N. Harvard Avenue
Lindsay, CA 93247-1715

Phone : (559) 562-6305


Bakersfield Fresno Lindsay
Fresno Kern Tulare
Friant-Kern Canal and channel crossings, waste ways, toe drains

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Existing water canal and crossings/drainages)
Local Action
Project Issues
Air Quality Cultural Resources Geology/Soils Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Noise Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildlife
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 6 (DOT) California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB) Department of Toxic Substances Control Department of Water Resources Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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