March Bank Stabilization (Lake or Streambed Alteration Agreement No. 1600-2017-0613-R1)


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 1E (CDFW)
Document Title
March Bank Stabilization (Lake or Streambed Alteration Agreement No. 1600-2017-0613-R1)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife has executed Lake and Streambed Alteration Agreement number 1600-2017-0613-R1, pursuant to Section 1602 of the Fish and Game Code, to John March. The project is limited to four encroachments that will stabilize four sections of eroding streambank. Bioengineered armoring techniques will use rip rap and willow stakes over approximately 240 feet of total bank length. Work will be completed during the dry season, and equipment will not operate in the wetted channel. Access to the channel will be on an existing road bed. Fewer than ten trees will be rmeoved, and none over 15 inches diameter-at-breast-height.

Contact Information

Daniel Harrington
Agency Name
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 1E
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
9200 Gibson Lane
Busch Creek
Other Location Info
Potter Valley
Other Information
two miles northwest of Potter Valley

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 4 - S: 15304
Reasons for Exemption
The project uses bioengineering techniques to reduce erosion on section sof streambank, and therefore limit association sedimentation. There will be no significant adverse impact on endangered, rare or threatened species or their habitat pursuant to section 15065. There are no hazardous materials at or around the project site that may be disturbed or removed. The project will not result in impacts that are significant when viewed in connection with the effects of past projects, the effects of other current projects, and the effects of probably future projects. The project is a minor alteration to land, water, and vegetation, and oes not remove any mature, scenic trees.

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