Re-drill Water Well for Livestock and Install Above-ground Trough


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Re-drill Water Well for Livestock and Install Above-ground Trough
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Replace a failed well near Deer Valley Road in Marsh Creek State Historic Park to provide water for cattle in the park. Work will: Drill a new 6 to 8 inch diameter by 300 feet deep well near the old well site; Install an above ground 5000 gallon water storage tank with a solar pumping plant; Exacavate to install a 12' x 15' x 6' deep concrete pad for a new 650 gallon watering trough approx. 400' from the well; Run approx. 400' of 1 1/4 HDPE pipeline above-ground to connect the new trough to the newl well; Fill the old well with bentonite or concrete/cement per Contra Costa County Well Destruction Guidelines; and Preserve the existing onsite historic equipment in, or near, their existing locations to maintain their cultural landscape values

Contact Information
Cyndy Shafer
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Lead/Public Agency
Bay Area District 845 Casa Grande Rd
Petaluma, CA 94954

Phone : (707) 769-5652


Contra Costa
Other Information
Marsh Creek State Historic Park

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S: 15303, 15304
Reasons for Exemption
Consists of the construction and location of limited numbers of new, small facilities or structuresl and minor public alterations in the condition of land which do not involve the removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees.

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