Los Banos Detention Dam Ponding Basin Excavation

Summary

SCH Number
2017028199
Lead Agency
Water Resources, Department of (California Department of Water Resources)
Document Title
Los Banos Detention Dam Ponding Basin Excavation
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
2/8/2017

Document Description
The ponding basin downstream of the outfall pipes need to be expanded by removing vegetation and about 200 cubic yards of sediment to increase for containing seepage from the dam. This work is necessary to prevent compromising the integrity of the dam. The SWP Contractors will benefit.

Contact Information
Casey Jones
California Department of Water Resources
31770 Gonzaga Road
Gustine, CA 95322

Phone : (209) 509-5866

Location

Cities
Los Banos
Counties
Merced

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301(m)
Reasons for Exemption
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation owns LBDD, but the facility and appurtenant structures are operated and maintained by DWR. The project will provide a negligible increase in the capacity of the existing ponding basin. Existing Facilities - Minor repairs and alterations to exisitng dams and appurtenant structures under the supervision of the DWR applies.

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