Union Pacific Railroad Channel Armoring Project

Summary

SCH Number
2018018253
Lead Agency
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan), Victorville
Document Title
Union Pacific Railroad Channel Armoring Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
1/19/2018

Document Description
The purpose and need for the Project is to armor channel embankments to ensure effective and safe movement of trains through Afton Canyon. The rip-rap is the minimum amount necessary to provide protection and will be un-grouted.

Contact Information
Tiffany Steinert
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan), Victo
15095 Amargosa Road, Bldg 2. Suite 210
Victorville, CA 92394

Phone : (760) 241-7305

Location

Coordinates
35.036928°'"N 166.324537°'"W
Cities
San Bernardino
Cross Streets
Basin Road
Other Location Info
City - Baker

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S: 15301, 15304
Reasons for Exemption
The Water Board finds that the Project is categorically exempt pursuant to CCR, title 14, section 15301, Existing Facilities, and section 15304, Minor Alterations to Land, for the minor alteration of an ephemeral stream for the purposes of protecting in-place an existing railroad structure.

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