Sardine/Cloudburst Meadows Restoration Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan), South Lake Tahoe (Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan))
Document Title
Sardine/Cloudburst Meadows Restoration Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Repair eroding headcuts, gullies and legacy features in three meadow systems to improve hydrologic and meadow function. Re-route a foot trail out of a wet meadow area, and establish a new trailhead to re-route ft traffic to new trail.

Contact Information
Anne Holden
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan)
2501 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

Phone : (530) 542-5450


Other Location Info
Three meadow sites along Highway 108, west of Mountain Warfare Training Center (MWTC). Lower and Upper Sardine Meadows are located seven and eight miles west of MWTC on the south side of Highway 108; and Cloudburst Meadow is located on Forest Route 062 approximately three miles west of MWTC.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
The RWQCB, Lahontan Region finds that this project, as permitted, will not have a significant effect on the environment and is exempt from provisions of CEQA pursuant to section 15333, small habitat restoration projects. The project is less than 5 acres in size, and is intended to ensure the restoration, enhancement, or protection of habitat for fish, plants, or wildlife.

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