Hamilton City and Ord Ferry Vegetation Removal Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
Document Title
Hamilton City and Ord Ferry Vegetation Removal Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
DWR is proposing to remove and prune vegetation on both banks of Sacramento Riverupstream and downstream of the State Highway 32 (Hamilton city) and Ord Ferry bridges. DWR is also proposing to back-flush sediment that has settled in the intake pipes of both the Hamilton City and Ord Ferry stream gages.

Contact Information

Brian Humphrey
Agency Name
California Department of Water Resources
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Butte, Glenn
State Highways
HWY 32 bridge
Sacramento River
Other Location Info
Hamilton City
Other Information
located 0.5 miles east of Hamilton City at Ord Ferry bridge 7.6 miles south of Hamilton City

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 1-S: 15301
Reasons for Exemption
The project is limited to the removal of vegetation around the Hamilton city stream gage and 20 feet upstream and 50 feet downstream of the Hamilton City and Ord Ferry bridges to enhance the accuracy of the flood forecasting equipment. All vegetation removal will be conducted with hand tools. The project will not result in any ground disturbance or significant impact to the environment.

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 state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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