Water Resources, Department of
(California Department of Water Resources)
Del Valle Glory Hole Grading/Vegetation Removal
NOE - Notice of Exemption
DFD staff will remove all vegetation from the 680 feet long glory hole access road, including a five foot swath from both sides of the road. Vegetation will also be removed within a five foot wide swath of road encircling 365 feet around the glory hole structure. A 350 feet long section of the right abutment access road will have vegetation removed within a five foot wide swath of both sides of the road. DFD staff will grade the glory hole access road, the road encircling the glory hole structure, and a portion of the right abutment access road noted above. The entire compound is within DFD right of way.
The State Water Project provides significant and important services to many Californians. This project is exempt because it involves routine maintenance activities. This project will not result in impacts to special status species or habitat. Because this activity can be implemented without any significant environmental impacts, the Categorical Exemption Class 1 will be used for CEQA compliance.